International Shipping

As an online retailer of loose gemstones, we would like to inform our international customers that they may be required to pay customs and import duties on their orders, depending on their country's regulations. These fees are the responsibility of the customer and are not included in the purchase price or shipping cost of their order.

To give you an idea of what to expect, we have compiled a list of the total duties for loose gemstones in some major countries:

  • United Kingdom: Customers in the UK may be charged a VAT of 20% on the total value of their order, as well as an additional customs duty of 2.5% on gemstones with a value over £135.

  • Canada: Gemstones imported into Canada are subject to a 13% GST (Goods and Services Tax) or HST (Harmonized Sales Tax), depending on the province or territory of delivery.

  • Australia: The Australian government imposes a 10% Goods and Services Tax (GST) on imported gemstones.

  • Dubai: Customers in Dubai may be subject to a 5% customs duty on the total value of their order, as well as a 5% Value Added Tax (VAT).

  • Indonesia: Gemstones imported into Indonesia are subject to a 10% Value Added Tax (VAT).

  • Japan: Customers in Japan may be subject to an 8% consumption tax on the total value of their order, as well as additional customs duties depending on the specific nature of the gemstones being imported.

  • New Zealand: Gemstones imported into New Zealand are subject to a 15% GST on the total value of the order.

  • Mexico : There may be additional fees and taxes that you need to be aware of. In general, customers in Mexico are subject to a 16% Value Added Tax (VAT) on the total value of their order, including shipping fees.

Please note that these rates are subject to change and may vary based on the specific nature of your order and the regulations in your country. We encourage our international customers to research their country's customs and import regulations before placing an order to ensure they are aware of any potential fees.

Our Rich History

With expertise spanning generations, we excel in crafting natural and lab-grown diamonds to absolute perfection. Our legacy marries traditional craftsmanship with cutting-edge technology, ensuring that every diamond we create is a masterpiece of enduring beauty.

Why We are Different

One of the standout features of Stienhardt & Stones is that we are not just a jewelry retailer; we are the manufacturer of our lab-grown diamonds. This unique position allows us to eliminate unnecessary intermediaries and associated markups, bringing you exquisite lab-grown diamonds at remarkably competitive prices. By sourcing directly from us, you enjoy significant cost savings and assurance that your diamond is crafted with the utmost care and expertise

Better Diamonds with even better Pricing

At Stienhardt & Stones, we invite you to explore a world where ethical elegance meets exceptional value. Our DEF color and VVS/VS quality lab-grown diamonds, certified by GIA, are a testament to our commitment to providing you with the finest gems that the earth and science offer. Whether you're looking for an engagement ring that symbolizes your love or a piece of jewelry that marks a special occasion, our diamonds are ready to tell your story brilliantly.


We take great care in ensuring that every one of our lab-grown diamonds is cut and polished to perfection. Our skilled craftsmen, cut and polish the diamonds in-house at our facilities, using the latest technology and techniques.


All of our diamonds are certified by leading gemological institutions, including the Gemological Institute of America (GIA), the International Gemological Institute (IGI), and the Jewelers Board of Trade (JBT).

Direct to Consumer

We revolutionize the diamond industry by eliminating intermediaries. By bypassing traditional channels, we ensure that every extraordinary gem we offer shines directly in the hands of the discerning consumer. with no extra upcharges.