JCPenney announced the debut of its Modern Bride fine
jewelry departments Feb. 3.
A collaboration with magazine publisher Condé Nast, the
Modern Bride shopping experience features four bridal jewelry collections of
diamond engagement rings and wedding bands ranging from $300 to $4,200.
The collections include:
– I Said
Yes!, which features 25 pieces ranging from $300 to $1650, made from 100 percent recycled metals combined with a unique silver and
platinum called Platinaire.
– True Love Celebrate Romance, comprising eight pieces with a special cut diamond with a hearts and arrows
pattern and set in 14k gold with a heart-shaped design on the band. The
center diamond is 0.20 ct. or larger, and prices range from $1,000 to $4,200.
– Cherished Hearts, a 10-piece line priced from $350 to $2,500 featuring multi-top centers and engraved shank
details set in 14k white gold.
– Love Lives Forever, feautirng
three-stone rings in Platinaire, gold, or silver.
JCPenney told The Dallas
Morning News that this collection is part of a plan to reach out to younger
According to a Condé Nast jewelry study, 65 percent of
brides give direct input on their engagement ring and 23 percent personally
select the ring.
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