Kim International Manufacturing
Kim International Manufacturing (formerly Kim Imports (Est. 1975) Kim International has been in business for nearly 45 years, operating out of headquarters in Dallas. The company was founded by B.K. Kim, who moved to the United States from South Korea and brought his family with him. The children now operate the business with C. Mike Kim as President and Aeran Kim Park as Vice President and Head of the Diamond Division.
The firm has always focused on serving independent jewelers with extensive product offerings. Over the last few years, the company has been in the process of reinventing itself to better serve its retailers. The firm now has a team of sales professionals who cover all 50 US states.
Kim International collections include: Romance Diamond Bridal Collection, Romance Complete Bridal Collection, LaVie Diamond Bridal Collection, and the Eleganza Collection of sterling and 18kt gold fashion jewelry. The Tesoro Collection is comprised of gold and colored stone fashion jewelry while the Élan Collection offers stylish, modern sterling silver fashion jewelry. Other collections are named, Radiance and Eleganza and the firm also offers thousands of recognized classics in gold, pearls, silver, and more.
Pieces in the collections include rings, earrings, pendants, bracelets, necklaces, and pearls. Some collections have strands, pins, brooches, and gold chains. The silver collections also include pins, brooches, and chains.
The Romance Diamond Bridal Collection is finely crafted in 18kt gold and diamonds designed with quality and style. Romance is one of the most comprehensive and profitable collections in the industry and employs extra quality control standards that result in beautifully crafted rings. Romance is created with patented Precise-white gold to produce the pristine whiteness of platinum without the high cost. The Romance lifetime warranty guarantees the pieces to be of the highest quality backed by a lifetime guarantee against defects in materials and workmanship.
The Romance Petite Bridal Collection features rings with brilliant diamonds set in 14kt gold and each one includes a center stone. The Complete Collection offers the same beautiful look and feel as Romance but is designed for half-carat centers and smaller stones.
Romance Petite is designed for customers with a limited budget but who still want to purchase a stylish, impeccably crafted engagement ring.
The LaVie Diamond Bridal Collection is exquisitely crafted 14kt white gold and diamonds. Each piece represents the designer’s vision of romance and elegance.
The LaVie Petite Collection is a 14kt gold and diamond bridal collection that combines style, quality, and value at competitive pricing.
Eleganza is a dazzling collection of 18kt gold and sterling silver jewelry accented with genuine stones that combine modern elegance with Old World craftsmanship.
The Tesoro Collection.is a timeless assortment of 14kt gold jewelry featuring diamonds and vibrant gemstones. Each handcrafted piece showcases exceptional quality and styling.
The Halo Diamond Collection showcases diamond halo designs in classic displays. They are available in a variety of carat weights as semi-mounts or complete with center stones.
The gem and diamond offerings are in rich 14kt yellow gold backgrounds for a palette of gorgeous colored stones, brilliant sparkling diamonds, and rich cognac diamonds.
In addition to its innovative marketing support programs, Kim International offers a custom design program so retailers can change the metal type or color, head shape or size, add engraving or special finishes, and much more.