Among the top honors of the jewelry industry, the Spectrum awards are fiercely competitive and very exciting to win. It was a high honor to win this award in our first year for the Palladium ring shown. This piece is a one of a kind, entirely hand fabricated ring with a 55ct Rose Quartz and white melee diamonds.
JEWELERS OF AMERICA
AT JA NEW YORK JULY 2012
Judged by a panel of industry experts based on the quality, originality, and marketability of an emerging design collection, this prestigious award has been given to a handful of promising new designers over it’s 30 year history, including Penny Preville, Whitney Boin, Stephen Kretchmer, Alex Sepkus and Dianna Heimann.
INAUGURAL YEAR FINALIST
PRESENTATION FINALE AT MJSA EXPO, MARCH 2012
A design competition where the main criteria judged is the competitors business plan, not just the design of the jewelry. Created and organized by Andrea Hill of StrategyWerx and Cindy Edelstein of Jewelers Resource Bureau, and intended to lend their expertise to all who dared to enter.
FINE JEWELRY CATEGORY
THE design competition of the craft industry, pieces are selected based not only on the success and originality of the design, but the hands-on craftmanship of the finished piece. Winning submissions are on display during the Buyers Market of American Craft to be admired by the professional craft community.