Richard Elgin - Founder, Elgin's Fine Jewelry

Company History

Elgin’s Fine Jewelry was founded in 1986 by Richard Elgin, and originally located in the Hammond Aire shopping center. For 30 years, we have built a vast customer base in Baton Rouge and the surrounding area, providing our customers with unparalleled friendly service and the highest quality fine jewelry at an incredible value. In March of 2009, we moved our location to the Bluebonnet Square shopping center at the corner of Airline and Bluebonnet, and our business has greatly benefited. The new store is also very beneficial to our customers, with a convenient location and ample parking. Mr. Elgin has over 43 years of experience in the jewelry business, beginning his career with Campus Jewelry in 1973. Our staff is also highly qualified, with over 75 combined years of jewelry experience.


Our Mission

Fine Jewelry, more than any other item, is given to display the utmost important emotion, Love. Between husband and wife, parents and children, great friends, and new relationships, this love is strong and enduring, as is a quality piece of jewelry. Our goal is to make the acquisition of this treasured token a wonderful experience. For all of your fine jewelry needs, come to Elgin’s, a trusted name for over 30 years.