Founded in 1885, Michaels Diamond Jewelers is one of the leading jewelry merchants in Connecticut. It is a family-owned business that operates more than 10 jewelry stores. The company provides a variety of diamond, estate, gemstone, men s and fashion jewelry. Michaels Diamond Jewelers also offers a selection of engagement rings, pearl necklaces, watches and featured items. The company provides jewelry repair and restoration, diamond and gemstone repolishing and engraving services. It also offers jewelry cleaning, security inspection, gift wrapping, repair estimation and design services. Michaels Diamond Jewelers operates the Michaels Jewelers Foundation that awards annual scholarships to students attending the University of Connecticut. The company is associated with several jewelry designers and manufacturers.