The Couture Show

Bhindi Jewellers

March 17, 2016

With two locations in California and one in Atlanta, Bhindi Jewellers is a recognizable name across the country. Passed from generation to generation, this business has become the destination for luxury shopping.

Sanat Bhindi is a crucial part of this team, managing all operations and providing his services as a certified gemologist. When he’s not hard at work he can be found cycling or enjoying a nice cup of tea.

COUTURE: Number of years in business?
Sanat Bhindi: Started in 1985

COUTURE: Number of employees?
SB: 48

C: How did you get into jewelry retail?
SB: It was passed down from generation to generation.

C: What’s the favorite part of your day?
SB: Designing jewelry

C: What’s the least favorite part of your day?
SB: Accounting

C: If a theme song played every time you walk into a room, what would it be?
SB: “Eye of the Tiger”

C: Instagram or Facebook?
SB: Instagram. @NickBhindi

C: Favorite season?
SB: Winter

C: What’s your mantra for dealing with a difficult client?
SB: Keep your cool, and smile.

C: If you had a tattoo, what would it be and where?
SB: My last name in our logo format on my back.

C: I won’t leave home without ______
SB: My keys and cell phone

C: Favorite vacation spot?
SB: Fiji

C: Least favorite food?
SB: Spinach

C: Coffee or Tea?
SB: Tea

C: What’s your exercise routine?
SB: Cycling

C: What’s the first piece of jewelry you fell in love with?
SB: My father’s diamond ring.

C: How do you motivate your staff?
SB: Pep talk and team meetings.

C: What’s on your desk?
SB: Computer, industry publications, loupe, family pictures.

C: What’s the most difficult gemstone you have to work with/hardest to explain to customers?
SB: Alexandrite