Our Antwerp office is open Monday to Thursday from 9am to 5.30pm and Friday from 9am to 4pm.

Our Antwerp office is open Monday to Thursday from 9am to 5.30pm and Friday from 9am to 4pm.

Our Antwerp office is open Monday to Thursday from 9am to 5.30pm and Friday from 9am to 4pm.

Our Antwerp office is open Monday to Thursday from 9am to 5.30pm and Friday from 9am to 4pm.

Our Antwerp office is open Monday to Thursday from 9am to 5.30pm and Friday from 9am to 4pm.

Who are we?

Relationships and expertise
at the core of our approach

Who are we ?

Established at the beginning of 2021 in Antwerp, Taymans Fine Gems has made it its mission to put creation back at the center of your profession as a jeweler. To do this, we offer you an extraordinary stone collection, colorful, unique, always surprising and cut with precision in our workshops. Taymans Fine Gems benefit from recognition in the market by participating in international fairs, being a member of the GIA alumni, and being a member of the ICA (International Colored Gemstone Association).

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The notion of dream is an integral part of the approach of Taymans Fine Gems and of the vision of our founder, Brieuc Taymans. We pay particular attention to ensuring that each of our jewelery partners can push their limits and realize their own creative dreams. In turn, they will surprise their customers eager for unique pieces.

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Our expertise in cutting, our knowledge of gemology and our contacts close to the sources are the guarantors of this extraordinary approach that we offer you.

Brieuc Taymans

Our
Founder

Brieuc Taymans

Brieuc Taymans made his debut in the stone sector at the age of 15 during a trip to China. There he learned the cutting and polishing of stones in a cutting workshop near Guangzhou. Quickly, his passion for gems developed. There followed many journeys to the four corners of the world to discover and especially to experience this fascinating sector. From Brazil, Burma, Vietnam, via Taiwan, China, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka… Brieuc has created strong ties in this sector and has assimilated the cultural differences that make the beauty of this world. He also learned languages ​​there and created an international network that today gives him privileged access to the most coveted stones and sufficient resources to meet the needs of our partners.

Brieuc followed a complete university course in Belgium. He then trained in gemology at the Gemological Institute of America in Hong Kong where he obtained the diploma of Graduate Gemologist. Brieuc analyzes hundreds of stones a day and continues to learn daily in the field, ensuring you have access to the latest industry information.

Our values

  • ( 01 )

    Relationship

    Relationship

    We like to cultivate healthy, long-lasting, and respectful relationships with the people who are part of our environment. We believe that in this profession, it's the foundation upon which to build for growth.

  • ( 02 )

    Authenticity

    Authenticity

    Taymans Fine Gems was born from an unwavering passion for colored gemstones and years of demanding work. We are committed to preserving this enthusiasm and surprising you in an authentic way. That's what sets us apart in this highly competitive market.

  • ( 03 )

    Transparency and trust

    Transparency and trust

    Our approach is open, transparent, and accessible, allowing you to express your needs and expectations with confidence. The origin of each gemstone is known, and we are dedicated to sourcing the most beautiful ones.

  • ( 04 )

    Honesty and reliability

    Honesty and reliability

    In your creativity, we guarantee you honest, reliable, and enduring support. Our team provides you with a fast, flexible, and dynamic service that meets the highest demands of this market.

( 01 )

Relationship

We like to cultivate healthy, long-lasting, and respectful relationships with the people who are part of our environment. We believe that in this profession, it's the foundation upon which to build for growth.

Relationship

( 02 )

Authenticity

Taymans Fine Gems was born from an unwavering passion for colored gemstones and years of demanding work. We are committed to preserving this enthusiasm and surprising you in an authentic way. That's what sets us apart in this highly competitive market.

Authenticity

( 03 )

Transparency and trust

Our approach is open, transparent, and accessible, allowing you to express your needs and expectations with confidence. The origin of each gemstone is known, and we are dedicated to sourcing the most beautiful ones.

Transparency and trust

( 04 )

Honesty and reliability

In your creativity, we guarantee you honest, reliable, and enduring support. Our team provides you with a fast, flexible, and dynamic service that meets the highest demands of this market.

Honesty and reliability

Brieuc Taymans made his debut in the stone sector at the age of 15 during a trip to China. There he learned the cutting and polishing of stones in a cutting workshop near Guangzhou.

2011
Brazil Brazil 2014

Brieuc is participating in a study exchange program in Brazil as part of his studies. There, he is learning the language and developing a deeper interest in colored gemstones and their sources. He specifically travels to Minas Gerais to visit mines and establish contacts, which he continues to maintain today, in close proximity to the extraction areas.

2014
Belgique Belgique 2015

Brieuc completes various internships with jewelers and diamond dealers in Antwerp. There, he further trains his eye and sharpens his affinity for exceptional gemstones.

2015

Brieuc completes his studies in Belgium and earns a degree in management and finance. He begins to travel around the world to explore and, most importantly, gain practical experience in this fascinating sector.

2016
Hong Kong Hong Kong  2017

Brieuc studies at the Gemological Institute of America in Hong Kong and obtains the Graduate Gemologist diploma. In addition to his passion, he now has in-depth knowledge of gemstones. He also builds a global network in the industry during his time there.

2017
 2018
 2018
 2018

Brieuc secures a job with a company specializing in the cutting of colored gemstones, where he will work for three years. Thanks to his Mandarin language skills, he expands sales within the Asian and European markets. He travels extensively to Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, and Singapore.

2018
Belgium Belgium 2021

During the pandemic, Brieuc establishes Taymans Fine Gems and opens an office in Antwerp, the global hub of the diamond trade. He quickly distinguishes himself by offering a collection of high-quality colored gemstones and exceptional service.

2021
Singapore Singapore 2022

Taymans Fine Gems participates in its first international fair in Singapore as an exhibitor. There, it meets clients from around the world and showcases a wide collection of colored gemstones.

2022
World 2023
World 2023
World World 2023

Brieuc regularly travels to the sources: Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Vietnam, Brazil, Africa, to ensure a regularly refreshed inventory. He establishes strong connections there and assimilates the cultural differences that make this world beautiful. Today, Taymans Fine Gems enjoys privileged access to the most coveted gemstones and has the resources to meet the needs of its partners.

2023

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