“Working with clients one on one is truly a dream come true. I love my job!”

-Julie Schwalbe

Julie Schwalbe is a passionate artist, visionary, and designer with two decades of experience in the jewelry industry. She has a Graduate Gemologist degree from the Gemological Institute of America and a Retail Management degree from Purdue University, certifying her in-depth knowledge of gemstones, fashion, and jewelry.

Julie doesn’t just sell jewelry. By working one-on-one with clients, she spins stories into works of fine art.


Degrees & Diplomas

  • Bachelor of Science in Retail Management from Purdue University
  • Graduate Gemologist Diploma from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA)
  • Accredited Jewelry Professional from GIA


  • Member of the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) Alumni Association
  • Past Board Member of the Women’s Jewelry Association (WJA)
  • Listed with the Jewelers Board of Trade


  • Winner of WJA’s Shining Star Award
  • Winner of WJA’s Woman Making a Difference Award

Custom-Crafted Designs

Julie designs completely custom jewelry with your story at the core. Through several one-on-one consultations, she captures the tiniest details of your vision. Julie works closely with all-American master fabricators and uses the latest CAD and 3D printing technology to craft something one-of-a-kind. Each piece is made entirely here in the United States

Wide Selection

Sometimes, the perfect piece simply waits to be found. Julie will use her eye for design to help you find the perfect jewelry for your style, budget, and story.

No Overhead

What Julie doesn’t have that other jewelers do is overhead. There’s no storefront, no sales staff, and no utility bill mark ups in her jewelry prices. Through the years she’s developed relationships that allow her to get the best prices on the finest pieces and deliver those savings directly to you. Don’t pay for what you don’t need.

Concierge Service

Why wait? Julie is ready to guide you through your jewelry journey, whether you need engagement and wedding rings, wedding day jewelry, an anniversary gift, push present, designer earrings or help with re-making an inherited piece of jewelry. Forever Facets focuses on you. Schedule your personal consultation today.