Name: Dawson O’Brien
Specialty: A little bit of everything
How many years have you worked at Croghan’s? A year as of this month!
White Gold or Yellow Gold? Yellow
What is your favorite jewelry brand? Grainger McKoy
What is your favorite gemstone? Opal
What is your favorite piece of jewelry you own and why? My College of Charleston ring to remind me of my favorite city!
Favorite piece of jewelry you have ever sold and why? I enjoy selling the Dudley VanDyke watch chains – any time vintage styles are recreated for a new purpose I am sold!
What is the best thing about working on Wonderful King Street? As a student at the College of Charleston, few opportunities are allotted to really submerse into the wonderful culture in the city. Working at Croghan’s, on Wonderful King Street, has allowed me to surround myself with the folks that make Charleston so famous!
Chocolate or Vanilla? Vanilla
Coffee or Tea? Coffee in Winter, and tea in Summer.
Sunrise or Sunset? Sunset
Sweet or Savory? Steak over cake!
Favorite night in? Reading a book, in bed by 9.
Favorite night out? Starting at a brewery, then an American restaurant for dinner – in bed by 9!
Tell us a random fact people would be surprised to know about you: I am very experienced in American Sign Language!
What is your favorite item on our site?
Estate Demantoid Garnet & Diamond 18K Gold Triple Snake Ring: I have handled this ring a lot in store and boy is it beautiful in person. I love the estate pieces we have in store, especially this one, and its engraving from 1943 – physical history.