Valentine’s Day is literally two days away, but it’s not too late to get a gift as special as that certain person in your life. Whether it’s a gorgeous piece of jewelry for her or a fine watch for him, these stores—according to Dans’ Best of the Best voters—are the best the Hamptons have to offer.
Jill Lynn Fine Jewelry & Co in Southampton (81 Jobs Lane, 631-287-1001, jilllynnandco.com) was the grand winner of Dan’s Best of the Best Platinum award for best Jewelry store in 2015. Jill Lynn specializes in custom designed jewelry, making her pieces unique and allowing her customers to add their own intimate adjustments to their gifts. With a quality reputation and a wide selection of elegant jewelry, a gift from this establishment is sure to win the affection of your Valentine.
Winner of the Gold award for Dan’s Best of the Best Jewelry Store in both 2014 and 2015, Rose Jewelers in Southampton (57 Main Street, 631-283-5757, rosejewelersny.com) has a record that speaks for itself. Family owned, professional, with an assortment of popular brands—Pandora, A. Link, Heather B. Moore, Lauren K, to name a few—as well as a range of customizable options, this store has something for everyone, and will stay open on Valentine’s Day for any last-minute shoppers.
Southampton Jewelry Exchange in Southampton (801 County Road 39, 631-259-2100, southamptonjewelryexchange.com) earned the Silver award for Dan’s Best of the Best Jewelry Store in 2015. A quaint and personal family-owned store, their collection of beautiful watches, jewelry, and other quality items make for excellent Valentine’s Day finds. You never know what treasures you’ll find at this top-notch spot.
London Jewelers in Easthampton (2 Main Street, 631-329-3939, londonjewelers.com) was given both the Silver award and the Bronze award for Dan’s Best of the Best Jewelry Store in 2014 and 2015, respectively. The selection at this elegant location features an excellent balance between his and hers jewelry—including Rolex, Hermes, Patek Philippe, David Yurman, Harry Winston and much, much more—and boasts the only walk-in cigar humidor in East Hampton.