Awards & Recognition

Teel's Custom Ring In April 2016, Teel’s Jewelry designer, Robert Martinez, entered the “Bench Jeweler Custom Competition” powered by Stuller. After submitting his CAD design for a custom engagement ring, he was selected to be a judge in Lafayette, Louisiana. This beautiful ring features two half-moon shape canary diamonds.

American Gem Trade AssociationAmerican Gem Trade Association Spectrum Award
Honorable Mention, 2015

Bee Ring In November 2015, Robert won national recognition for his enchanting “Bee Ring” at the AGTA Spectrum Awards in New York. JCK’s Jennifer Heebner wrote, “Could this little bee be any cuter? I heard many an editor admiring it on press day…Kudos to Teel’s for this national recognition!”



American Gem SocietyAmerican Gem Society
Teel's Jewelry is a proud member of the American Gem Society, which represents the highest educational and ethical standards in the jewelry industry. AGS is dedicated to proven ethics, knowledge, and consumer protection. To earn AGS membership, we must annually demonstrate proficiency in gemological knowledge, dedication to ethical business practices, and integrity. Richard Teel is a Senior Accredited Gemologist and Certified Gemological Appraiser with over 30 years of experience.




People's Choice 2014People's Choice 2014
Voted #1 Best Jewelry Store in Los Gatos, 2014




People's Choice 2013People's Choice 2013
Voted #1 Best Jewelry Store in Los Gatos, 2013




People's Choice 2011People's Choice 2011
Teel’s received the People’s Choice Award in 2011 from the Los Gatos Weekly-Times. We were voted the second best jewelry store, but our clients say we are the BEST JEWELRY STORE!