NORTH (812) 422-4351 4511 FIRST AVENUE
EAST (812) 479-6868 601 S. GREEN RIVER ROAD
Drostes Jewelry Shoppes
NORTH (812) 422-4351 4511 FIRST AVENUE

EAST (812) 479-6868 601 S. GREEN RIVER ROAD

OUR GUARANTEE:

Certificate Diamonds:

The Droste’s Jewelry Shoppes Diamond Price Guarantee gives you the comfort of knowing the diamond you select is unmatched for quality and value. If you find a comparable GIA, AGSL, or EGL-USA Certified Certificate Diamond at a lower price at any full service jeweler, call either Droste’s location and talk to one of our Certified Gemologist-Appraisers to receive a price match quote.

If the CERTIFICATE DIAMOND you are considering meets our qualifications, we’ll MATCH THE PRICE. At Droste’s our Diamond Price Match Guarantee provides you the assurance that you will receive the best available price on any equal quality Certified Diamond.

The following terms and conditions apply to our Diamond Price Guarantee program:

  • Diamond Price Guarantee is a free service and does not require more than a few minutes to provide a quote.
  • Contact either Droste’s convenient location with the exact specifications of diamond you are considering along with the price quote detailing diamond quality and the price you received.Our Certified-Gemologist-Appraisers will locate a matching Droste’s certified diamond. In most cases, Droste’s will have a equal quality diamond available at a lower price. In rare cases in which a competitor's diamond may be lower in price, Droste’s will match the lower price. 
  • Droste’s Certified Gemologist-Appraiser have the knowledge to distinguish important details about quality to make sure our price quote matches, or is better than the diamond you are considering. At Droste’s there is no pressure, or sales pitch. We simply want to provide you with the best possible diamond at the lowest price.
  • To ensure accuracy, the Diamond Price Guarantee program requires all diamonds be graded by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA, the American Gem Society Labs (AGSL), or the European Gemological Laboratory of the Untied States of America (EGL-USA). Diamonds certified for quality by these gemological laboratories will be compared according to the Four Cs – cut, color, clarity, and carat weight, as well as additional criteria such as fluorescence, polish and symmetry, table and depth percentage, and additional factors that effect price are the actual Clarity related location, shape, size and type of internal and external inclusions both inside and on the surface of the diamond.
  • To get started, simply contact one of Droste’s Certified Gemologist-Appraisers at either Droste’s Jewelry Shoppes location.

Quality Diamond Jewelry & Gifts:

If you are looking for a new fine quality piece of jewelry, like a beautiful brilliant diamond engagement ring, a designer fashion or right hand ring, a rare elegant colored gemstone ring, pendant, earrings, bracelet or other type of jewelry, Droste's always has the perfect jewelry item at the most affordable prices everyday.  When you compare, you will not find a finer piece of jewelry for the price.

As Master Jewelers and Certified Gemologist-Appraisers Tim & Greg Droste use their lifetime of jewelry and diamond knowledge and experience to hand select every Droste's Certified Diamond or fine quality jewelry item from only the world's best known sources. This is how Droste's provides it's loyal customers with unmatched fine quality and consistent better value and lower prices. Come in to either Drose's location and you too will discover why Droste's Jewelry Shoppes has become known as The Diamond Centres of Evansville. When you do, you will discover the Droste's
Difference. 

Limited 'One Year' Warranty with Jewelry Purchase:
Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. provides a Limited 'ONE YEAR' Warranty on stock jewelry items purchased at Droste's. This Limited 'ONE YEAR' Warranty covers defects in manufacturing only, and expressly excludes coverage for excessive wear and tear and/or accidental abuse that results in damage, loss of diamonds or gemstones, jewelry loss, or theft. This warranty is void if the article of jewelry has been damaged by accident, negligence, unauthorized service, or other factors not due to defects in material or workmanship. Improper repair or warranty service performed by someone other than Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. will void this warranty.

In the event a jewelry item has become damaged, Droste's Shoppes, Inc. or the actual manufacturer of the purchased jewelry will have sole discretion as to whether the Droste's Limited '
ONE YEAR' Warranty will apply. This determination will be based upon the apparent condition of the item at the time of warranty inspection. In the event the jewelry item is required to be returned to the item's original manufacturer for warranty related service, repair, and/or replacement, the customer is fully responsible for all related shipping and handling fees. Because some jewelry items purchased from Droste's are required to be returned to the original manufacturer, a period of up to eight weeks may be needed to complete warranty related processing.

The decision to provide a Limited '
ONE YEAR' Warranty on a stock jewelry item will be made at the sole discretion of Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. Please be aware that certain jewelry items at Droste's may be exempt from compliance to the Limited 'ONE YEAR' Warranty. Be sure to ask a Droste's sales professional if a jewelry item is covered by Droste's Limited 'ONE YEAR' Warranty before you purchase it. Droste's Limited 'ONE YEAR" Warranty should not in any way be considered a substitute for personal Jewelry Insurance which provides coverage for the loss or repair of jewelry.


Limited ' One Year' Extended Warranty with Diamond Engagement Ring Purchase:
The Limited 'ONE YEAR' Extended Warranty described above on jewelry also applies to Diamond Engagement Rings purchased while present at either convenient Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. location. In addition to the standard Limited 'One Year' Jewelry Warranty, Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. will also provide the purchaser of a Droste's Diamond Engagement Ring the ability to EXTEND the Limited 'ONE YEAR' Jewelry Warranty for additional concurring periods of 'ONE YEAR' throughout the Lifetime of the Ownership of the Diamond Engagement Ring. 

To be eligible to receive an extension of Droste's Limited '
ONE YEAR' Engagement Warranty for an additional 'ONE YEAR' period, the original purchaser of the diamond engagement must bring the engagement ring, along with the Original Receipt of Purchase, and the Original Engagement Ring Appraisal, to either convenient Droste's location to receive a complete 'ONE YEAR' Warranty Inspection. This Warranty Inspection must be obtained within a time frame no sooner than 30 days prior to the expiration date of the original Limited 'One Year' Warranty, and no later than the expiration date of the original Limited 'ONE YEAR' Warranty which ends exactly 'One Year' from the original date of purchase. During this time frame, the diamond engagement ring must receive a complete Warranty Inspection by a qualified Droste's manager located at either convenient Droste's location. During the warranty Inspection the engagement ring will be inspected under a diamond scope to make sure it has no unsecured, worn, or broken prongs, missing diamonds or gemstones, noticeable wear or damage, or other factors, not due to defects in material or workmanship, that need to be repaired to restore the engagement ring to like new condition.

In the event the diamond engagement ring successfully passes Droste's complete Warranty Inspection, the Original Receipt of Purchase or the Original Engagement Ring Appraisal will be DATED and INITIALED by a Droste's Manager to confirm the '
ONE YEAR' warranty extension is valid.

In addition, the Limited '
ONE YEAR' Warranty may also be EXTENDED for concurring 'ONE YEAR' periods throughout the life of the engagement ring as long as all Warranty Inspections requirements are maintained by the Original Owner. If at any time the required Warranty Inspections are not maintained in accordance to the described time frames and terms of this Limited Warranty described herein, Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. standard Limited 'ONE YEAR' Warranty or Droste's Extended Warranty will be considered VOID.

If a diamond engagement ring is provided a complete Warranty Inspection and it DOES NOT successfully pass Droste's Warranty Inspection due to the effects of normal wear, Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. will provide the purchaser of record with a recommendation of the repairs that are needed to return the diamond engagement ring to like new condition.
Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. DOES NOT provide a warranty to cover the cost of maintenance associated with normal wear and tear or other repairs. The cost to restore a diamond engagement ring to like new condition is the sole responsibility of the purchaser.

In the event repairs are recommended at the time of the required Warranty Inspection, and the purchaser of record agrees to pay all of the recommended cost(s) to restore the diamond engagement ring to like new condition, and the repairs are preformed at either one of Droste's two locations, the engagement ring will receive another Warranty Inspection. After approval, the Original Receipt of Purchase or the Original Engagement Ring Appraisal will be DATED and INITIALED by a Droste's Manager and an additional Limited '
ONE YEAR' Warranty Extension will be considered valid.

A '
ONE YEAR' Extended Warranty will ONLY be valid if the Engagement Ring successfully passes all required Warranty Inspections within the permitted time frames in accordance to the terms of Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. Limited 'ONE YEAR' Warranty Extension agreement, or it's Limited Extended Warranty.

Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. is NOT RESPONSIBLE for excessive wear and tear and/or accidental abuse that results in damage, loss of diamonds or gemstones, jewelry loss, or theft. This warranty is void if the article of jewelry has been damaged by accident, negligence, unauthorized service, or other factors not due to defects in material or workmanship. Improper repair or warranty service performed by someone other than Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. will void this warranty. The decision to provide the Limited '
ONE YEAR' Warranty on Engagement Ring purchases made while present in either Droste's location, will be made at the sole discretion of Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. and this Warranty should not in any way be considered substitute for personal Jewelry Insurance which provides coverage for the loss or repair of jewelry.

'Special Order'- One Year Limited Warranty:
Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. provides a LIMITED ONE YEAR WARRANTY on ALL 'SPECIAL ORDER' items purchased Online or by Phone. In the event a 'SPECIAL ORDER' item is returned to Droste’s for reason of a potential manufacturer defect within a period of no later than ONE YEAR from the original purchase date of the item, Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. will return the 'SPECIAL ORDER' item to the manufacturer for a complete Warranty Inspection. If after Warranty Inspection, the 'SPECIAL ORDER' item was determined to be defective as a result of a defect in manufacturing, the item will be repaired or replaced by the manufacturer at no charge. Upon the completion of the Warranty Service, the 'SPECIAL ORDER' item will be returned to Droste's Jewelry Shoppes Inc. for delivery to the original purchaser. 

In the event the manufacturer determines the 'SPECIAL ORDER' item was damaged as a result of accidental damage, abuse, or neglect by the purchaser, the item WILL NOT be repaired or replaced without cost to the purchaser. In some instances, the manufacturer will provide a cost estimate to repair or replace a damaged 'SPECIAL ORDER' item.  Please allow up to six weeks for 'SPECIAL ORDER' items to be returned from the manufacturer to Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. for delivery to the purchaser. At the time of delivery, the customer will be charged for all related Shipping & Handling charges plus all other related charges not covered under the terms of the Warranty as determined by the manufacturer.
 


'Custom' Jewelry -
 One Year Limited Warranty:
Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. offers a LIMITED ONE YEAR WARRANTY on 'CUSTOM' (3D CAD Design / Altered 'IN STOCK') Jewelry Items purchased from Droste's. This LIMITED ONE YEAR WARRANTY covers the structural integrity of the 'CUSTOM' jewelry and the security of all diamonds, gemstones, and prongs. This Limited Warranty does not apply to abuse, damage, or neglect of the 'CUSTOM' jewelry item.

In the event a 'CUSTOM' (3D CAD Design / Altered 'IN STOCK') Jewelry Item is returned to Droste’s Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. for Warranty Service, a complete Warranty Inspection will be provided by authorized Droste’s management. If it is determined that the item requires Warranty Service, Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. will provide all necessary repairs at no charge.
Warranty Service will be provided at the sole discretion of Droste’s Jewelry Shoppes, Inc.

Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. WILL NOT under any circumstance redesign or remanufacture any 'CUSTOM' (3D CAD Design / Altered 'IN STOCK') jewelry item.

Prior to the manufacturing of 'CUSTOM' Jewelry, Droste's will provide the purchaser with several images of the 3D CAD Design & Model from a variety of views for review, along with a 'Cost Estimate' showing the estimated cost of the finished 'Custom Design' item. After a final review of the 3D CAD/Model images by the purchaser, an email or signature of signed approval by the purchaser and a deposit of 50% of the total 'Cost Estimate' will be required to begin the process of manufacturing the 'CUSTOM' jewelry item.


'FREE' Appraisal with Purchase:
Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. DOES NOT offer or provide Jewelry Replacement Insurance. Droste's Limited 'ONE YEAR' Warranty should not be regarded as a substitute for Jewelry Replacement Insurance which can provide benefits to insure the protection of your jewelry against theft, loss, or accidental damage. Jewelry replacement insurance coverage may be obtained from a variety of highly rated insurance providers who often also specialize in providing home and auto insurance. It is recommended that you consult with your family insurance agent about obtaining a scheduled Jewelry Insurance Policy on your new or existing jewelry.

If you make a new purchase of jewelry or gift ware while present at either one of Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. locations, Droste's will supply a '
FREE' Jewelry Insurance Appraisal that provides a detailed description of the item along with the insurance replacement value. A 'FREE' Jewelry Insurance Appraisal will only be provided at the request of the purchaser at the time of the jewelry purchase. A request for a 'FREE' Droste's Jewelry Appraisal must be received within 30 days from date the jewelry item was purchased or the jewelry is required to be re-inspected before a insurance appraisal will be provided. Appraisal requests made after one year from purchase date will be charged a minimum fee of $40. 

Your COMPLETE SATISFACTION is always our first priority. If you have any questions, please contact Droste's Jewelry Shoppes, Inc. at 800-766-7119. In the event of a dispute and/or litigation between buyer and seller, the law of the State of Indiana shall govern.


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