About Us


Welcome to T.J. Jewelry and Gifts, a haven for discerning shoppers seeking an extraordinary blend of elegance and eclectic charm. Founded by the visionary Aaron Perez, our enchanting retail store is nestled in the heart of El Paso, Texas, where the vibrant culture of the city serves as a backdrop to our diverse and carefully curated collections.

As the proud purveyors of exquisite jewelry, our offerings extend beyond the realms of traditional adornments. Immerse yourself in a world where fashion meets personality with our stylish t-shirts, each design a testament to contemporary trends and timeless appeal. Explore our shelves adorned with unique figures that capture the essence of pop culture, transforming your space into a haven of self-expression.

T.J. Jewelry and Gifts is not just a destination for those seeking the perfect accessory; it's a celebration of individuality. Our commitment to offering a diverse range of products goes beyond jewelry and apparel, as we present an exciting array of toys and other captivating items that cater to all ages and interests.

Rooted in El Paso, our store reflects the spirit of the community — dynamic, vibrant, and filled with unique finds. We believe in providing an immersive shopping experience where every visit unveils a new story waiting to be told. Whether you're searching for the perfect gift, a personal indulgence, or a one-of-a-kind statement piece, T.J. Jewelry and Gifts is your destination for a curated collection that mirrors the rich tapestry of life in El Paso. Discover, adorn, and celebrate at T.J. Jewelry and Gifts, where every piece narrates a unique tale of style and individuality.

 History of the Owner

Embarking on my post-graduate journey after completing my studies at UTEP proved to be a daunting task, particularly due to the challenging circumstances brought about by the widespread impact of Covid-19 on my hometown. The pandemic had cast a shadow over many local businesses, making the job market increasingly competitive. Faced with limited employment opportunities, I decided to forge my own path by initially venturing into freelance writing.

However, the economic downturn resulting from the pandemic presented its own set of challenges, pushing me to explore alternative avenues. It was during my foray into affiliate marketing that the seed of inspiration for T.J. Jewelry and Gifts was planted. Realizing the potential of creating a business of my own, I embarked on the journey to establish what would eventually become a thriving venture.

Initially named Texas Jewelers, the business evolved beyond its jewelry-centric focus to encompass a diverse array of products, prompting a rebranding to T.J. Jewelry and Gifts. While the idea of selling collectibles alongside jewelry might have seemed unconventional, it turned out to be a winning formula. This unique blend not only provided a lifeline, saving me from the uncertainty of joblessness during challenging times but also became a profound learning experience, shaping my entrepreneurial journey in unexpected ways. T.J. Jewelry and Gifts stands as a testament to resilience, adaptability, and the rewarding outcomes that can arise from seizing opportunities in the face of adversity.