Scenes From Yas’ Elevated Jewelry & Gifts Grand Opening

Family, friends and members of the business community turn out for the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting ceremony hosted by the Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce at noon today for Yas’ Elevated Jewelry & Gifts at 107 Central Park Square. Co-owner Yasmin Acosta cut the ribbon with assistance from her husband/co-owner Marcos Erives and their son Ayden and her parents Eliverio and Edith Acosta. Chamber Director Ryn Herrmann and Interim LACDC Executive Director Lauren McDaniels assist at the special event. To celebrate today’s event, the first 25 attendees in the store received a gift basket. Ribbon cuttings are a benefit of being a Los Alamos Chamber Member. For more information about Chamber membership, visit or call Ryn Herrmann at 505.661.4807. Photo by John McHale/

Yasmin Acosta and her mother visit with Russ Overmier and Dakota. Photo by John McHale/

Aytianna Romer shops for a new ring as Ana Acosta helps her with the selection. Photo by John McHale/

Hat Man Evan Fife made all of the hats on the hat rack displayed today in the Gift Shop by hand in his company Neat Hat Co. Watch for the Oppenheimer hat, it’s coming out soon. Photo by John McHale/

Customers flock into Yas’ Elevated Jewelry and Gifts Thursday morning to celebrate the businesses’ grand opening. Yas’ Elevated Jewelry and Gifts, 107 Central Park Square, is located in the former Bennett’s Fine Jewelry space. The business will carry local artisan pieces, gold and fine jewelry and prints from local photographers. Additionally, the business offers watch repairs. Yas’ Elevated Jewelry and Gifts is open 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call 505.500.8125. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/

Marcos Erives and his son Ayden greet customers during the grand opening Thursday morning. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/

Ana Acosta is ready to help customers today at Yas’ Elevated Jewelry and Gift’s. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/

Photo by John McHale/

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