History Timeline

2017

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
Lester Lampert was named Coolest Store in America by Instore Magazine.

2016

Monday, September 12th, 2016
The Leopard moved to a new “Spot” in a completely renovated brownstone in the upscale River North neighborhood.

2015

Sunday, April 12th, 2015
The FloreLLe™ Collection features a raised round colored gemstone as its focal point, surrounded by five half-moon shaped diamonds to enhance the center in a soft and delicate floral design effect.

2014

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014
The highly acclaimed SKaLLop™ Collection is another breakthrough separating Lester Lampert from ordinary. The development of creating a new setting style for center diamonds, accent diamonds and eternity rings, achieved a new level of brilliance that cannot be emulated...

2013

Friday, March 22nd, 2013
The SiLLhouette™ Collection answered the needs of the ladies who requested a more casual, yet stylish fashion look of “diamonds and jeans”. Lester created a collection featuring necklaces, bracelets, and earrings with diamond accents in an open “Old World”...

2012

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012
David Lampert launched his trademarked Chardonnay Diamond® branded Jewelry Collection. This collection features some of the finest all natural light yellow diamonds available anywhere. All Chardonnay Diamonds® come in a David Lampert original design.

2012

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012
To complement our 3D computer aided designing systems, we added 3D printing capabilities in-house.

2011

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011
VoiLLa™!!! This is one of the hottest earring collections created in years. Each earring consists of six perfectly matched trilliant diamonds that are joined by one single prong where they all meet. The earring is made in five different...

2010

Monday, March 22nd, 2010
David Lampert developed the DBead™ diamond setting technique. This is a unique system where each diamond is set above the surface of the metal and is held in place by a shared bead between the diamonds.

2009

Sunday, March 22nd, 2009
The PasteLLe Collection, the newest innovation of Lester Lampert, incorporates the CumuLLus® concept with multi-color diamonds and rose gold. Cognac, Champagne and pink diamonds of various sizes are set in partial bezels in a multi-level “cloud like” pattern, accented...