A Day in the Life

What goes on behind the scenes at George Press Jewelers? Take a look at a typical day in the life of George.

6am: Garden Tour
Coffee in one hand, shears in the other, George maintains a meticulous garden. His love of art and design is apparent in every aspect of his life.

7am: On the Road
A Jaguar enthusiast, traffic is more tolerable in his XKR.

38 Years- Number of years George Press Jewelers has been in business.

9am: High-Tech Designs
Using the store’s 3D printer, George prints out a replica of a custom engagement ring he designed for a customer.

10am: Open Up Shop
The first customer should be arriving soon. Meanwhile everyone is working busily, cleaning the jewelry, working on watch repairs and getting orders ready.


45 Repairs – The average number of jewelry repairs handled daily at the store.

Jeweler Repair

12pm: Diamonds are Forever
Especially for George, who works carefully on a piece that will include 105 diamonds of varying size and cuts.

2pm: “They’re Perfect!”
An elated customer says about the matching mother daughter pendants George crafted from a treasured pair of earrings.

4pm: Estate Sale
George meets with a customer interested in selling a few pieces of estate jewelry. Using an XRF metal analyzer, George can determine the content and karat value of each piece.


29 Carats – The largest diamond sale negotiated by George Press.


5:01pm: Closing Time
The store closes, but the day is not over. It’s time to review the day’s transactions and plan for tomorrow.

7pm: Supply Run
He heads up Route 10 to stop at Costco, Staples and Home Depot.

3 Daughters – George has with his wife, Cheryl… Jackie, Jill and Maddie.


8pm: Arrives at the JCC
It’s time to dive in for his biweekly Master Swimmers class.

10pm: Home Sweet Home
It’s been a busy day, but George is back home, enjoying a late dinner and getting ready to start all over again tomorrow.

1 French Bull Dog – Actually a grand dog and store mascot, named Beau.


Fill Out The Form Below To Enter

Click to upload an image

[recaptcha id:pop-up-form]
[honeypot acceptance-563]

* The gift card has no cash surrender value and is only valid in George Press Jewelers, Livingston NJ. All photos submitted will be available for us to feature on our Happy Couples blog. Please review our privacy policy.