Walton’s Jewelry was featured in Your Williamson Magazine’s Fall 2023 issue as a Distinctively Williamson Business. Read more below (pg. 70-71):
Reflecting on an illustrous legacy spanning nearly fifty years in the heart of downtown Franklin, Walton's Jewelry stands as a beacon of heritage and magnificence. For three generations, this family-owned gem has crafted stories in the language of rare antique jewelry.
In 1974, Melba Walton fearlessly opened the doors to a world of antique wonders, a sanctuary for seekers of heirloom jewels and treasures. Today, under the guiding hands of the dynamic father-daughter duo, Mike Walton and Julie Walton Garland, Walton's Jewelry is a saga of passion, expertise, and boundless elegance.
The showroom is a treasure trove, filled with jewels from the Victorian era, the Art Deco period, and beyond. Every piece narrates a tale, whispers secrets of eras long past, and resonates with the spirit of those who once wore them. The Walton family, now spanning three generations, has curated a collection that's not merely fine jewelry; it's wearable art, an embodiment of history's grandeur.
Walking through the doors of Walton's is a journey through time as their no-pressure sales environment invites you to explore at your own pace, encouraging you to uncover the magic of each piece. What sets Walton's Jewelry apart is not just their stunning collection but the expertise that comes with it. Whether you're searching for a custom engagement ring or a one-of-a-kind antique piece, each member of their team possesses a wealth of knowledge, with all having received education from the Gemological Institute of America.
But their story doesn't end within the walls of their historic showroom. Walton's Jewelry has become a destination, drawing collectors and clients from every corner of the country. It's the passion for their craft that has turned patrons into family, transforming mere transactions into relationships that span generations.
As they celebrate their heritage, they also look forward with excitement. The magnificence fo their ever-evolving collection is a testament to how far they have come. Walton's isn't just a family-owned business; it's a celebration of the past, the present, and the future.
And speaking of celebrations, Walton's Jewelry will mark its fiftieth anniversary in April 2024! Wtih a milestone to be proud of, this event promises to be a spectacular gathering, an opportunity to commemorate five decades of fine jewelry, history, and the unwavering support they've received.
Visit Walton's Jewelry at 410 Main Street or explore their entire collection at waltonsjewelry.com