Jewel of a store in Winsted

Help with choosing gifts is available at F&G Richards Jewelers from employee Meredith O’Connor,at left in photo, and store co-owners Korle Valickis and her father, Fred Richards. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson

WINSTED — F&G Richards Jewelers has been located at 572 Main St. in Winsted since 1955 and is one of the town’s longest running businesses.

The store is owned by Fred Richards and his daughter, Korle Valickis, and they’re on the premises to offer tips and suggestions on selecting the right watch, bracelet, ring or other holiday item.

Richards said that, when it comes to buying jewelry for presents, the gift buyer should find out if their giftee prefers gold or silver.

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