About Us

Heards Manufacturing JewellersRichard Funnell, owner of Heards Manufacturing Jewellers in Hastings deals with some of the most beautiful gems, precious metals and handcrafted jewellery in the world. At Heards Jewellers we appreciate that people visiting our store are looking for something very special and believe they deserve to be treated accordingly. So every customer is met with the personal attention, willingness to listen and knowledgeable professional service that has seen Heard’s achieve numerous successes in the Hastings Business Awards with the most recent Award for Excellence in Independent Retail in 2012.

At Heards Jewellers we help bring individual ideas to life.  With a full workshop on the premises, Heards Jewellers specialize in creating pieces that reflect commitment to high quality workmanship. We specialize in repairing and refurbishing treasured pieces or either restoring them to its original glory or refashioning them into modern, contemporary pieces.

Heards Jewellers is part of Nationwide Jewellers which is a buying group of some 500 independent jewellery stores throughout Australasia. Nationwide Jewellers is about backing up the knowledge and expertise of local jewellers with its extensive buying power and industry experience.

As a member of the Antwerp Diamond Broker Club Richard regularly selects and purchases diamonds for his customers in Antwerp, Belgium, The Diamond Capital of the World.

In addition to one-off items made exclusively for Heard’s, the store carries fine jewellery from manufactures worldwide, exquisitely displayed and with new ranges and brands added regularly. The sparkling display invites browsing – the staff understand that and there’s never any pressure, but always time to discuss and answer any queries customers may have.