LOUDONVILLE — Philip Alexander Jewelers is a family owned business that has been in the heart of Loudonville since 2000. In an area where houses are sprawling, beautiful estates and shops are luxurious, a jeweler like Philip Alexander’s has no problem standing out.
Philip Messina, the owner, began as a jeweler’s apprentice at his grandfather’s jewelry store in Buffalo, NY, in the 70s. Today his son, Eric Messina, is following in his footsteps for the fourth generation of hometown jewelers. Philip Alexander Jewelers is known for its vast selection of both men’s and women’s jewelry, as well as antiques, watches and special occasion jewelry, like engagement and anniversary pieces.
Philip Alexander’s prides itself on its diverse selection and says it’s a reflection of our diverse area. The staff knows preferences and necessities for each generation are different, and the selection that shines in the store’s showcase is indicative of the grasp the store has on Albany’s demographic.
Philip Alexander Jewelers also has an online shop for those who are avoiding in person shopping due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The website hosts a clean, easy-to-use interface with each product listed with its price. The website also breaks down each category so shoppers can browse only the pieces they are interested in.
Lastly, Philip Alexander’s is also the destination for maintaining your currently jewelry. Whether it’s a polish, a fix, a twist or a turn, the staff at Loudonville’s most luxurious jeweler is an expert on making your old, dull or broken pieces look like new. From changing a battery in a watch to having a 5-carat diamond mounted while you wait, they do it all. All service are performed on the premises and most repairs can be completed the same day.
To browse Philip Alexander Jewelers’ website or visit its impressive showroom, head to 471 Albany Shaker Road, Loudonville, or visit https://www.philipalexanderjewelers.com/.