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Sanctified


We’re excited to announce two new additions to the NightRider Jewelry collection – the Sanctified Cuff Bracelet and the Sanctified Slim Cuff Bracelet. Expanding once again on one of our most popular jewelry series, these 925 sterling silver cuff bracelets have been in the works for months. What can we say? Art doesn’t happen overnight. Concept to design, casting to finishing, our exacting standards can’t be rushed. But the hard work is worth it every time because we put out pieces we’re proud of. Case in point — our new Sanctified Cuff bracelets: in two styles, three gemstone options, and sizes to fit just about anyone.

Sanctified Cuff Bracelet

The first is our Sanctified Cuff Bracelet – it’s a beefy solid sterling silver bracelet that’s sure to turn heads. Just choose the size that suits your style; wear it big and bold, or as a sophisticated statement piece – because it’s definitely both. Each cuff is equipped with three stones; the main center gem is a bezel-set, square cut beauty while the two matching gemstones on the flanks are prong set, accenting the banded sides. Make it all yours by choosing from red garnet, black onyx, or moissanite (stay tuned for the forthcoming blue sapphire option!).

Sanctified Slim Cuff Bracelet

The Sanctified Slim Cuff Bracelet is perfect for those wanting to make the same daring statement, just with a lower profile. It may be streamlined, but it retains every bit of that eye-catching style. With a single prominent gemstone front and center, and tapered cuff ends for extra comfort, you may never want to take this silver cuff off. With three gemstone options to choose from, there’s a look that will complement anyone’s personal style. Whether it’s fiery red garnet, mysterious black onyx, or brilliant moissanite, you can make it your own.
And be sure to check back soon, because we plan on adding blue sapphire as one of the jewel options on this style as well.

Of course, these are just the most recent additions to the Sanctified line from NightRider.
We’ve continually added to the series since the debut of the first Sanctified Ring because it’s consistently been one of our most sought-after designs. From the first ring in 2013, to the Sanctified Tapered Ring, to the Trigger Bracelet and Wallet Chain, the Cufflinks, and Latch Buckle – it’s easy for anyone to achieve a sophisticated and pulled-together look that will impress. Whether you coordinate them all, or mix and match with other great pieces, you know that your signature style will be shining through.

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A SHORT HISTORY OF SANCTIFIED

The original design process for the first ring was pretty off the beaten track for NightRider at the time. Inspired by an ongoing spiritual exploration and journey of self-discovery, it was lead designer Nick Ballantyne’s first foray into more freeform design – free of the conceptual symbolism that usually drives his work. Instead, he let his creativity flow unrestrained. What emerged was a combination of soft organic lines paired with symmetrical geometrics to form a pattern that spoke to him.

We knew the ring was unique, and we knew that such an abstract design would evoke very different feelings in different people. Plus, it was somewhat of a departure from the themes of our other work. How would it be received and interpreted? We had no idea – but we were about to find out, because it was time for it to make its debut on the big stage.

You see, at this point we still had no name for either the ring or the design itself. Here at the shop, it was simply known as NTR – Name This Ring. Because from the very beginning, this unique ring was designed for 2013 Name This Ring contest, an annual NightRider event on social media where we ask our fans, old and new, to name the piece for posterity. Of all the wonderful name submissions, one stood out and won the votes of the public – Sanctified.

As it turns out, people loved it. It was followed quickly by the Sanctified Tapered ring, a slightly sized-down version with a narrower band. Both proved popular, and we soon realized that we’d hit a chord; the Sanctified ring, when paired with the Sanctified Tapered version had become a favorite choice for alternative his & hers wedding bands. Now that’s a high compliment by any standards!

As we continue to be inspired by the overall Sanctified reception, we’re driven to design and create more. With the series now containing two cuff bracelets, two rings, a coordinating chain bracelet, a wallet chain, cufflinks, plus belt buckle… what would you like to see next?

Who’s Your Guardian Angel?


There’s a reason that guardian angels are often depicted as armed warriors, and many reasons not to mess with them. Throughout history — in literature, art, and sacred texts — they wield gleaming swords or spears as powerful representations of defense and protection. Accompanying each person in their life’s journey, they are charged to always walk beside us. The guardian angel is a potent symbol and reminder that you never walk alone, no matter the challenges and trials that life throws at you.

And who hasn’t had that close call? That day when time began to move in slow motion, vision tunneled down to a pinpoint, and realization crashed over us that our very existence might be in jeopardy. Or maybe it was a moment when everything we care about seemed lost. But when that harrowing moment passes, we’re still standing. And we know deep down — truly know — that someone or something was looking out for us. While that narrow escape may make for a great story at parties, we’re forever marked by it.

So, whether you want to wear a daily reminder that you are a survivor in this life, or want to let someone you care about know you forever have their back, our Guardian Angel Ring is there. Far from the ordinary. Sleek and bold. Handcrafted in the USA, this solid .925 sterling silver ring is available in seven striking stone options to fit any personal style.

Pair it with its companion piece, our bestselling Guardian Angel Pendant, and create a jewelry set that both makes an impression and inspires.

The Guardian Angel Ring is available at our retail locations and online here.

Welcome PBR Fans

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Welcome PBR fans!

For those not in the know…that’s Professional Bull Riders. Yeah. Really. There’s nothing more American than that. And you better believe we respect and admire the grit and steel the sport and its fans embody. So whatever you ride, check us out. Every NightRider piece is handcrafted in the USA with our own kind of grit – and a whole lot of determination.  Just like you.

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Name This Ring & Win It!

*** Update 7/5/2017
We have a winner—Archetype! Congratulations to Logan Martinez for the winning entry!
Get the new Archetype ring here
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This is it—your opportunity to make your mark on the NightRider Jewelry collection!

We’ve designed an amazing ring. But what to call it? Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to dream up and submit the perfect name. Win the contest, and one of these new rings will be all yours—a retail value of up to $710! Very cool.

HERE’S HOW TO ENTER — ALL 3 STEPS ARE REQUIRED:
1. Fill out and submit the entry form at nightriderjewelry.com/contest
2. ”Like” the NightRider Jewelry Facebook page
3. ”Share” the “Name This Ring Contest” Facebook post (6/19/2017) on your Facebook timeline

NOTE: We encourage you to leave a Facebook comment with your name suggestion, but it will not count as a substitute for completing the entry form.

Get your entry in by Monday, June 26, 2017, 11:59pm AZ time. After the NightRider team receives all the entries, we’ll pick our Top 10 favorite names for the ring. The Top 10 will be posted on our Facebook page, and our Facebook fans will be able to vote from Wednesday, June 28 thru Tuesday, July 4, 2017, 11:59pm. The winner will be announced on our Facebook page on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, and will be awarded one of the newly named rings in his or her choice of Medium or Large style.

The entry form plus all the details, rules and conditions can be found at nightriderjewelry.com/contest.

BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE!!!
Fans who visit our retail stores in Denver and Scottsdale can enter our Second Chance Drawing to also win a new ring—with one lucky winner chosen at each location!

All you have to do is stop by NightRider Jewelry Denver or Scottsdale locations between Monday, June 19 thru Sunday, July 9, 2017 and fill out an entry form. No purchase is necessary. You can enter either or both the “Name This Ring” contest and the “Second Chance Drawing”, so you might as well enter both if you’re near one of our stores!

The Second Chance Drawing winners will be announced on Wednesday, July 10, 2017. All of the rules for the Second Chance Drawing can be found at nightriderjewelry.com/contest, at the bottom of the page.

Below are some additional angles of the contest ring (click to enlarge):

Good luck!

We’re On The Road For Our Biggest Tour Ever

Our Road Show team is on a mission! We’re heading out on an epic cross-country road trip through this great nation. The longest event tour we’ve done yet, this year we’re hitting many of our long-time favorite stops, plus five first-time destinations. This journey will take us from Arizona to South Carolina, Ohio, New Hampshire, and beyond. Make sure to check out the event schedule here. If we’ll be in your neck of the woods, come on out and say hi. It’s bound to be a great time, and we’d love to welcome you into the tribe.

This year we’re traveling in style too! With the trailer newly wrapped in an amazing graphic, we’ll be hard not to spot. An original work courtesy of our in-house artist Jeff, we’d say it makes quite a statement. Look out for us on this year’s tour!