From the humble beginnings of a Norwegian immigrant’s small jewelry shop to its status today as one of the leading manufacturers of bridal and fashion jewelry, Ostbye has always stayed true to its mission of exemplary quality, service and value. The Company’s founder, Walter Ostbye, was a jeweler in his native Norway and opened his doors in 1920 under the name of Ostbye & Anderson.
Ostbye’s comprehensive jewelry collections and divisions include bridal, anniversary , fashion , family , men’s ,Shimmering Diamonds®, and the iconic Marriage Symbol® and Christian Marriage Symbol®.
Ostbye has developed ”Thru the Store” support tools including a trade-up program, custom design process, online jewel box, Shimmering Diamond® remounts, and marketing artwork. Ostbye offers store branded displays, co-op marketing, flyer programs, term packages and stock balancing!
Named IJO Supplier of the year and seven-time RJO Vendor of the year by the independent retail jewelry community, Ostbye is committed to its reputation and its product collections. Through the creation of quality fine jewelry backed by a lifetime manufacturer’s warranty, Ostbye has cemented its status as a premier manufacturer with staying power.