New jewelry store coming to Fingerlakes Mall – Auburn Citizen

West & Co. Diamonds and Fine Jewelry is coming to Fingerlakes Mall, mall management announced Friday.

The independent jewelry retailer specializes in its own designer line of jewelry, custom designs and other designer lines.

Owner Dave West Nytch opened the store in 1991 in Webster, where it operated until closing in June. He is a member of the American Gem Society, and a winner of the De Beers Diamonds Today Award.

“Nothing gives me more joy than creating unique pieces of jewelry for people‚Äôs most special moments. I could not and would not do anything else,” he says on the store’s website.

Mall Marketing Manager Vin Gleason said the store is expected to open Nov. 1 in the space formerly occupied by Littman Jewelers, which closed in January.

West & Co. is the first new tenant at the Aurelius mall in months.

“One at a time,” Gleason said. “We’re getting there.”

For more information about West & Co., visit For more information about the mall, visit or call (315) 255-1188.