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Parkers, Inc. Jewelry & Gifts Celebrating 25 Years in Pass Christian, MS

2/16/2017 | By Tricia LeAnn

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    Are you looking for that one-of-a-kind piece of jewelry to tie an outfit together for a special event? Perhaps you desire custom pieces to adorn a wedding or evening gown? Look no further than Parkers, Inc. located on Davis Ave in the downtown district of Pass Christian, Mississippi.  Specializing in pearls, 14-karat gold, semi-precious stones, crystals, glass, and custom jewelry creates the backbone of this successful jewelry and gifts business at Parkers in the Pass.    

    Owner and custom jewelry designer Mimi Parker Thomas grew up in New Orleans where her maternal grandmother gave her a jewelry making kit at age 5. Mimi soon began designing jewelry as a child, by re-stringing glass Mardi Gras beads. "Silver Rabbit Jewelry" is a unique collection of jewelry designed by Mimi, which clearly demonstrates her passion for pearls and love of color.  She has shared this passion by designing custom jewelry for recurring customers since the 1970's and began working in the retail jewelry business, gaining expertise since 1974. Mimi opened her first store in New Orleans in 1982 and moved to the Mississippi Gulf Coast in 1991.

Your first impression when entering this delightful store is the visually stimulating atmosphere of colorful jewelry and gifts, including exquisite hard-to-find home décor accessories.  Fine bath & body items, linens, fashion accessories, and baby gifts as well as wedding gifts are always available at a practical price, as well as exclusive offerings from local artists. Stay awhile, and you will soon discover Mimi’s warm customer service and the pride she takes in getting to know you.  Knowing her customers and what they like are keys to her success at this favorite coastal shop, and keeps them coming back to see what’s new at Parkers, Inc.

Come on over and see Mimi, where standards are set high with what appeals to her and what she finds particularly charming. Indulge yourself with a unique shopping experience at Parkers, Inc. in Pass Christian, MS.
By Tricia LeAnn