Category Archives: Expertise

Stone Selection

Stone Selection

Oscar Heyman is known for the indisputable quality of its gemstones and all stones are carefully selected by hand and usually as they are newly mined. Oscar Heyman works with diamonds, rubies, emeralds and sapphires, and also specializes in esoteric gemstones including alexandrite, chrysoberyl (cat’s eye), opals, aquamarines, star rubies and star sapphires.

 

Design

Design

The beauty and quality of the stones, beauty found in nature and often the clients themselves inspire Oscar Heyman’s wonderfully ingenious jewelry designs. Designs are imagined, envisioned, sketched, laid out in flat wax model and hand-crafted by Oscar Heyman’s own team of jewelry makers.

 

Stone Cutting

Stone Cutting

Oscar Heyman’s team of lapidaries cut and polish the gemstones with the greatest of expertise passed down through three generations. Stones are cut and polished to bring out their best color and luster.

 

Crafting

Crafting

Oscar Heyman maintains its own tool-and-die shop, alloys its own metals, and shepherds each piece from inception through completion. Every piece of jewelry is made by hand in their workshop, signed and numbered, assuring the quality and pride of craftsmanship Oscar Heyman has delivered for 100 years.