An Accredited Master IJO Jeweler is hand selected by other current Master Jewelers and the Independent Jewelers Organization selection board. To date there are approximately only 800 Master IJO Jewelers in the world.

Diamond & Jewelry Brokers, The Diamond Family, earned its accredidation in September of 2008.

Master IJO Jewelers adhere to a strict code of ethics and moral standards. Master Jewelers pride themselves on adhering to the core values of Honesty, Trust, Integrity, Confidence, and Expertise.


  • The Independent Jewelers Organization offers its members extensive buying opportunities, allowing them to bring the top fashions and best prices to you, the customer.
  • IJO also allows members to buy directly from the cutters through their offices in the famous city of Antwerp, Belgium, the diamond capital of the world. This means Master IJO Jewelers can fly and hand select our diamonds before the rest of the market gains access. The best diamonds at the best prices, consistently.
  • Master IJO Jewelers are full service jewelers with knowledgeable staff who will educate and guide you through your purchase either online or at the store.
  • We offer members the opportunity to attend two trade shows, each year, where top-notch manufacturers exhibit the latest designs.