About Us and Our History
Bensons Jewelers was established by Ben Stein and his sons in 1939.
The original jewelry store resided on the second floor of the International
Building in Washington, DC for 67 years.
In 2007, Ken Stein, the current owner, moved to a street level location
and became a member of the prestigious
Independent Jewelers Organization (IJO).
Bensons's goal is to supply stylish jewelry and engagement rings to the DC
community that is both high in quality and in value. While many jewelers tend
to have similar jewelry styles and brands, we have chosen many that are
unique and exclusive to Bensons.
You will find our showroom to be relaxed and comfortable with a friendly
staff that is ready to answer any questions you may have.
We feel that jewelry should be an extension of yourself so for your peace
of mind, all of our diamonds are guaranteed, by our suppliers, to be conflict