The Love family founded Coins and Carats in 1991, opening the store in downtown Kalispell, where it remains today. The store remains family run, and consistently provides the best quality, price and customer service for engagement sets, wedding bands, Montana sapphires, and gold and silver bullion.
Have old, broken, or unused jewelry laying around? What about sterling silver flatware, or a gold chain that you no longer like. Come in and we would be happy to buy it from you. We consistently pay the top price in the valley for melt.
At Coins and Carats, we believe in maintaining long-standing commitments with exceptional individuals, organizations, events and institutions in domains as varied as exploration, sports, arts & culture, science, and education.
Buying a diamond is a big purchase, and with that you should have a full understanding of the piece that you are buying. The easiest way to gain an understanding is with the 4C's of diamonds - cut, color, clarity and carat weight.
This is a guide to understanding everything related to the building of a ring and all things related to ring terminology. Please refer to the diamond buying guide for everything related to a diamond. This will hopefully provide you the ability to describe the perfect engagement ring styles that you desire.
Ring shopping can be an extremely exciting time! A ring can be a gift, a commitment or even a symbol of marriage, and is often a very large purchase. We try to make ring shopping as enjoyable as possible and take out the stress of making such a large purchase.
Why we encourage people to buy from extremely reputable dealers with physical locations. There is an unbelievable amount of fake bullion out there, enough that we see it weekly. This is to give you a sampling of the fakes.