David Long is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University's School of Jewelry Design and founded Long Jewelers in 1981. He set a precedent of taking an active, hands-on ap proach to business when he opened his first store location in Virginia Beach. In 2006, Long Jeweler's opened the largest jewelry showplace in Virginia on Virginia Beach Boulevard. This store has been featured in publications such as Town & Country and In Style magazines. Winning the Virginia Pilot's, Best of the Beach award in the jewelry category more than twenty times, as well as numerous other awards, Long Jewelers is a unique shopping experience. We are one of the few independent jewelers offering onsite customer design and jewelry repairs, watch and eye glass repair, and an onsite diamond cutter. We sell bridal and fashion jewelry, watches and can even buy your gold. We can do it all, says Long. With all the designer lines offered at Long Jewelers, like Verragio, Jeff Cooper, Mikimoto and Omega, Long hasn't forgotten the basics: Good customer service and value! If you are in the market for a new diamond, Long Jewelers is the largest importer of loose diamonds in the area, including the Lazare Kaplan Ideal-Cut Diamond The World's Most Beautiful Diamond, Hearts on Fire, The World's Most Perfectly Cut Diamond and sells many diamonds at or even below established wholesale prices. David loves surfing and fishing. He can often be spotted at the Beach, either here or in Costa Rica.