Mike Gilger has been setting stones since he was 18 years of age. With over 43 years of experience, Gilger knows how to merge art and jewelry into an amazing experience to share with you. Mike has turned his passion and taken it into the next generation. His two sons MJ and Justin are extremely talented in their natural abilities to design jewelry. Mike says, “They were born with gold in their blood.” Be ready for the next level of Gilger’s Designs as their guidance has been well taught under Mike’s gifted ability to teach and shepherd his sons to be more talented than he is. Come in and see for yourself the level of talent and ability their family has for Jewelry, Art, and Goldsmithing.
Gilger Designs is one of Ames Iowa’s premiere jewelry stores and is known in the community for their talent and passion for jewelry, art, and design. The Gilger family business has grown merely by word of mouth because of the love and passion for their work that they share with their clients. Experiencing Gilger’s jewelry for yourself has been the source of their motivation. They enjoy hearing from their new clients who were referred in. Gilger’s is well known for being able to take old jewelry that people are unhappy with and transforming it into magnificent works of art! Come in and check out why Gilger Designs is said to be one of Iowa’s best jewelers.