The Jewelry Stores of Mykonos: The island of Mykonos is a cosmopolitan place, one of the most favorite destinations around the world, offering a wide variety of shops and stores. The reputed jewelry shops that are scattered around Mykonos Town (Chora) have created a prospering industry that survives for many decades now, since the 1960s. The strong influence of the Greek tradition and the skillful designers have played a major role in the development of this industry.
A walk around Mykonos Town will get you to various jewelry stores for every budget, from rare diamonds to handmade beaded bracelets, excellent imitations of ancient jewelry pieces. Till today, the island preserves its fine reputation for the high quality of craftsmanship and creativity, meaning that the Greek jewelry has been able to carve a niche for itself as a distinct entity in the hugely competitive international market.