Downtown Dexter is getting a brand new jewellery store within the constructing that was once a part of the Resort Hickman BBQ.
The Solar Instances Information (STN) requested Michelle Aniol, Group Improvement Supervisor for the Metropolis of Dexter, about this new enterprise.
Aniol stated there’s a new jewellery retailer that might be opening within the close to future, however it isn’t a part of the Hickman Resort. Together with promoting his possession of the Resort Hickman BBQ enterprise to an area resident, Scott Thomas, round that very same time, bought 8054 Important Avenue, which was the situation of his retail retailer. The brand new proprietor is ESR Important, LLC.
The jewellery retailer might be Turchin Jewelers, which is the husband and spouse workforce of Steven and Marissa Turchin, who’ve over 40 years of mixed expertise in jewellery. STN linked with them by e-mail.
Marissa Turchin stated “Steve is a goldsmith who acquired his experience by way of years of apprenticeship; studying from among the greatest goldsmiths within the trade,” whereas she is a gemologist, who studied on the Gemological Institute of America in Carlsbad, California, after which spent years gaining expertise at positive jewellery shops across the nation.
“Whereas we definitely benefit from the artwork of knickknack, our true ardour is connecting with folks by way of the expertise of making a customized design, refurbishing a household heirloom, or choosing out a enjoyable, new piece that brightens somebody’s day,” Marissa stated. “High quality workmanship and a spotlight to element are our highest priorities in every thing we do.”
They stated they’d offer Dexter and the encompassing areas the providers that embrace customized design, jewellery restore and appraising. They can even carry an array of knickknack, together with items made by Steve.
Turchin’s could have gadgets starting from sterling silver jewellery to engagement rings and marriage ceremony bands, and a mixture of distinctive, one-of-a-kind items in addition to timeless classics. There might be a full on-site workshop, to allow them to carry out all kinds of jewellery restore proper inside the shop.
STN requested the Turchins concerning the subsequent steps.
They stated they’ve quite a bit to do nonetheless, however “fortunately, issues appear to be falling into place.”
In mid-January, Aniol advised STN the subsequent steps could be the submission of a change of tenant utility after which they would wish a zoning compliance approval from the town and a Certificates of Occupancy from the Washtenaw County Constructing Division. This might all take a few months.
Wanting ahead, Aniol stated, “Downtown Dexter has been with no jewellery retailer for not less than six years. Mr. Turchin focuses on customized jewellery, and I anticipate his enterprise might be a welcome addition within the downtown space.”