Craig Drake Sr. Retiring After 49 Years

Craig DrakePhiladelphia jeweler Craig Drake Sr. is retiring after 49 years in business, according to a local news source.

Drake has been the jeweler to many prominent Philadelphia residents, including Julius Erving, Billy Cunningham and Moses Malone, as well as celebrities such as Elton John, Oprah Winfrey and Bill Cosby.

As part of its going out of business sale, Craig Drake is opening its showroom to the public.

The showroom, located at 1529 Walnut Street, 5th Floor, in Philadelphia, is open to the public daily from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. through Christmas. For further information, please call (215) 568-2330 or visit