Amy Elliott

Amy Elliott is a writer who specializes in engagement and wedding rings and other fine jewelry. She has over two decades of experience in the industry. She used her expertise to write about engagement rings, trends, and shopping tips for The Spruce.

Highlights

  • Engagement and wedding jewelry expert with 20+ years of experience
  • Frequently attends conferences, trade shows, and even visits mines and gemstone sites to stay updated on the latest news and information

Experience

Amy Elliott is a former writer for The Spruce, where she wrote primarily about engagement rings and wedding bands. She is a freelance writer and editor who specializes in weddings and fine jewelry. Elliott began her career at The Knot, but it wasn't until she joined the staff of Bridal Guide magazine that she developed an affinity for jewelry—curating it, getting to know the people involved in it, and conducting all manner of research and interviews to learn everything she could about the topic. She is currently a writer at JCKonline, the jewelry industry authority.

An avid traveler, Elliott visited the DeBeers mines in South Africa and Botswana, spent many years covering the international jewelry trade shows in Las Vegas, and regularly attends the Tucson Gem Show in search of treasures big and small.

Education

 Amy earned her Bachelor of Arts in English at Vassar College.

Expertise: Wedding jewelry
Education: Vassar College
Location: New York, New York

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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