About the Author: Don Brown

Don Brown
Owner, Don's Jewelry & Design
I started my business in 1999 but have been in the jewelry industry since 1968 • I like anything to do with working with lathes • I really enjoy making bullet pends from 30 caliber brass casings and I'm now making 50 caliber pens • I enjoy boating and jet skiing on the Mississippi River • I also enjoy home remodeling projects, whether it is a kitchen or bathroom • I love driving my little sports car

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Feature Friday – Don Brown

The passionate jeweler with a focus on family

At the age of 17, I answered an ad in the local newspaper for an apprentice watchmaker/bench jeweler position. That was only 49 short years ago. By 1978, I had become a partner in the store. Everyone knew me as Don, and I liked the design aspect of the business, read more…