"Distinctive originals redesigned from your sentimental existing gold and stones....We make the next generation's keepsakes."
Model: Miss Universe Cheryl Marie Cordeiro for Designs In Gems®.  Photo by Kevin D. Cordeiro




Please visit our Portfolio page to view select Custom Made Jewelry Designs. 









Diamond, Gemstone & Bullion Broker • Bulk Buyer - United States Mint
On Site Jewelry & Watch Repair • Custom Jewelry Designer & Award Winning 
Artist • Gemological Laboratory Appraisals - Graduate Gemologist GIA • 
Metallurgical Repair Laser Services • Ornamental Hand Engraving 




Designs In Gems®
Bruce J. Snider Jewelers, Inc.
Gemological Laboratory Appraisals

6222 Richmond Ave. Suite 765 
Houston, Texas 77057


Distribution Sales & Training Office:
14502 N. Dale Mabry Hwy, Suite 200  Tampa, FL 33618 


Call or Text:

by appointment only





Awards & Achievements


Master of Science - Economic  Development -

University of Houston System


Graduate Gemologist - Gemological Institute of America 
Member - The Firearms Engravers Guild of America (FEGA)

Gold Medal Winner of the National Scholastic Art Awards 1977, 1978

Gold Medal and Scholarship Winner: Houston Museum of Fine Arts 

School of Arts - from the Houston Livestock and Rodeo Show 1978


National Dean's List - 2003-2004 & 2004-2005

The National Scholars Honor Society - Lifetime Member

Phi Theta Kappa - Omega Sigma


Angie's List - 5 Times "Super Service Award" Winner!

2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015
(as of June, 2016 we are no longer advertising with Angie's List)

Business Bureau A+ Accredited March 2002-August 2017
(as of September, 2017 we are no longer advertising with the Business Bureau)









For All Your Basic Jewelry/Repair Needs. We carry, make or order a 
Wide Variety of Mountings, Wedding Bands, Chains, Pendants and Earrings.





Ornamental Hand Engraving by Bruce J. Snider 2017 








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