Created Gems is a locally owned and operated jewelry store located on picturesque Siesta Key, a barrier island west of Sarasota on Florida's Gulf Coast, 1 hour south of Tampa.
The shop has a unique variety of items but specializes in 14kt yellow or white gold jewelry items set with our exclusive Spektralyte-Z diamond alternatives, rings, bracelets, earrings, necklaces, slides and even toe rings and belly jewelry.
It also has 14kt gold nautical jewelry items such as charms, bracelets, and an exclusive original Siesta Key charm.
You can also find unique high fashion-fun sterling silver jewelry with not only Spektralyte-Z, but also other genuine stone alternatives such as turquoise, mother of pearl and black opal.
Created Gems in Gold and Silver prices are always 20-50% below legitimate retail prices.
They also sell online from their website!
Be sure to tell Barbie or Mark that Ann, (The TravelSlut) recommended you from VT!
What to buy: Fashion or costume jewelry but specializing in man-made gems of all types, sizes, shapes, colors and prices.
What to pay: You can expect to pay 20-50% less than real gems...no blood diamonds here.
This wine shop has a tropical-beach theme with tropical music playing in the background. There's a beautiful lighted large mermaid fountain in the back corner that's a must see.
What to buy: Tropical and citrus wines, ports, sherry's. Mixes for smoothies and sangria. Tropical fruit flavored salsa's, mustard's, dressing's. Fanny May chocolates. Novelty wine items.
What to pay: Bottles of wine are $17+. Food: $3+. Novelty items such as t-shirts are around $25. Wine accessories are $3+