PHILOSOPHY: As a trendsetter in the jewelry industry, RIU Jewels focuses tremendously on product development, delivering the most unique styles, using a wide spectrum of gemstones and diamonds. RIU Jewels partners with mines and artisans in over 15 countries to bring expressive and exquisitely handcrafted jewelry to its much-valued clients throughout the world. Creatively utilizing stones and raw materials that are not often seen in the market, RIU Jewels was one of the first manufacturers to create jewelry using diamond and color stone slices. They have become one of the leading designer jewelry companies worldwide, known for unique and fashion-forward designs. These masterpieces can now be seen on runways and red-carpet events across the globe. Annually, participating in over 20 industry trade shows worldwide, RIU Jewels delivers variety and accommodates everyone’s requests.
Established in New York City over 40 years ago and headquartered in the famous Diamond and Jewelry District of New York, RIU Jewels is led by the 5th generation of the Kotahwala family. RIU Jewels prides themselves on the principles of quality, service and value, which has led to international success and recognition. They currently staff over 200 highly qualified jewelry professionals, including GIA graduates. RIU Jewels strives to provide the highest level of customer service.
RIU Jewels embraces the next generation of master artisans in workshops all over Asia, as well as, New York to create exceptional, hand-made pieces. They employ both traditional and new jewelry crafting techniques to create a diverse range of products that embody tradition and innovation.
RIU Jewels is not only a vertically integrated brand that sources gemstones directly from the mines, but it designs and manufactures pieces in their own facilities. They thrive on the challenge to offer the lowest price possible, while maintaining the highest quality of workmanship.
“Being Unique” is the very essence of RIU Jewels! They are constantly engaged in sourcing diamonds and precious stones of unusual shapes, colors and cuts from all around the world. Always daring to experiment with uncommon ways of cutting stones and indulge in unexplored techniques of jewelry making to create unique works of art.
RIU Jewels is constantly evolving and innovating. Our team of fashionistas observe trends in other parallel industries such as fashion and art, keeping their brand ahead of the others.