Founded in 1929, Bove Jewelers is the premier jewelry store in Chester County, Pennsylvania. Located in Kennett Square, Bove offers small town charm with modern, state of the art service and selection. They carry designer and custom jewelry, platinum, gold, specialty items adorned with diamonds, pearls and gemstones, and also a wide variety of superior watches and giftware.
Owner, Bob Strehlau purchased the business in 2016 after managing it for the 15 years prior. He has had great success with improving customer service and the quality of the product.
The Strehlau family has a long history in the jewelry business, dating back to 1879. His family owned stores in Cape May, N.J., and Aston, Pa. His grandfather, Charles Holland, was a watchmaker and diamond setter who helped introduce his grandson to the business. Strehlau was working primarily as a goldsmith and as a diamond setter.