Jewelry connoisseurs can stop mourning the loss of the Jack Kellmer Company, which recently closed after 72 years. Jeff Kellmer, Jack’s grandson, recently opened two new locations where he promises prices below brand-name and online retailers. Plus, he can custom-design or replicate anything you’ve seen. 1500 Market Street, 215- 246-3498, and 300 Conshohocken State Road, West Conshohocken, 610-825-5420; jkellmer.com.
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Originally published in Philadelphia Magazine, June 2009