Julee’s Jewerly celebrates 20 years with Marilyn Monroe look-a-like contest

Julee's Jewelry celebrates 20 years with Marilyn Monroe look-a-like contest

MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) -At Julee’s Jewelry, a Marilyn Monroe look–a like contest was held to celebrate the store’s 20th anniversary.

The day featured a big jewelry sale as well as several giveaways, some donated by area businesses. First place received $200 dollars, Second $100 and Third took home $50.

Guests received goodie bags, as did the contestants, however the Marilyn’s also got a special gift.

“They each get a pair of diamond earrings because as you know Marilyn is known for diamonds are a girl’s best friend,” said store owner Julee Johnson.

Julee opened her first store in St. Peter in 1999 until opening another one two years ago in Mankato.

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