Memorial, Cremation & Fingerprint Jewelry News & Blog

The Fingerprint Clover: Love, Luck, and Lasting Connection

March 14, 2024

Flowers have that sweet smell. Songs can take you back. And that feeling when the sun just hits you right? The entire world seems to buzz with it. But sometimes, the big moments aren't about what you see or hear, but about what you touch. It's a hug that makes you feel safe, a hand on your shoulder...


Love's Eternal Touch: The Connection of Fingerprint and Heart

March 01, 2024

In the tapestry of human experience, symbols often serve as poignant reminders of the intangible aspects of life – love, connection, and the enduring bond between souls. Among these symbols, two stand out as universal emblems of love and individuality: the heart and the fingerprint. In their...


Thank You for Choosing Thumbies in 2022

December 22, 2022

As 2022 winds to a close, all of us at Thumbies would like to take a quick moment to thank you for choosing us for your print keepsakes this year.


Finding Resources To Help Manage Grief

November 18, 2022

Ways to care for yourself during what can be an overwhelming time of year.


The Messenger Company Acquires Thumbies

September 08, 2022

The Messenger Company, the leading provider of funeral stationery, personalization solutions and insurance funding is pleased to announce the acquisition of Thumbies Fingerprint Keepsakes located in Woodstock, Illinois. 


From American Funeral Director & Thumbies: Connecting Within Your Community

June 24, 2022

In their new monthly column, "In The Know", American Funeral Director Magazine focuses on topics that have the biggest impact on your bottom line. 


How Award-Winning Trainers Transform Pups into Support Dogs

June 14, 2022

Ultimate Canine gives guidance and trains dogs from the time they are born, and on throughout their lives.


The Pawsitive Work of Morris the Therapy Dog

May 17, 2022

Morris V. Prout is a dog of many collars. He’s a family dog, a certified therapy dog, and the Director of Community Engagement for Prout Funeral Home in Verona, New Jersey. At only one year old, this Australian Labradoodle’s success is dog years ahead of his fellow canines.


Dougherty Enterprises Hosts First-Ever Employee Development Day

April 04, 2022

It’s not every day or for just any reason that Dougherty Enterprises (Thumbies and Buddies Keepsakes, Studio D Jewelers, et. al.), closes its doors on a business day. But last week we did just that, for our first-ever Employee Development Day, held at the Shah Center in McHenry.


Our Ceramic Elements™ Keepsakes Are Back!

February 07, 2022

The wait is over, we've officially relaunched our Elements™ keepsake line!

Our signature zirconium ceramic keepsakes return with stronger material and more area to preserve prints from people and pets you love!