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Chichester high street boasts of strong independent jewellery retailers

Chichester high street boasts of strong independent jewellery retailers

For a small city with a population under 30,000, Chichester high street hosts a selection of strong independent jewellers. Out of the independent jewellers which reside in West Sussex city, many of them have received Hot 100 status over the last couple of years. In 2015 alone two Chichester store owners were named ‘Business Big

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Lucy Quartermaine hopes to make splash with new designs

Lucy Quartermaine has added two new earring designs to her Splash Collection. Picking up on the current trend for statement earrings, the two new pieces are designed to be impactful and eyecatching. Available in solid sterling silver, the Four Drop Splash Earring retails at £102 whilst the Long Taper Splash Earring has an RRP of £132.

Fei Liu, owner, Fei Liu Fine Jewellery.

Q&A: Fei Liu, jewellery designer

How has your journey in the jewellery industry prepared you to help students transition to becoming professionals? The journey began from when I was student, I took a step ahead into the industry which had developed myself from a graduate student to a professional who was responsible for another commercial organisation for their product development


Editor’s View: A new year for the jewellery industry to shine

The last year felt like an absolute marathon. It got off to a positive start, then in the middle people started to flag with the results of the EU Referendum lingering over the country, then at the end many found the extra energy they needed to power through and end the year on a high.

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Emerging Designer Highly Commended: Phoenix by Daou Jewellery

 2016 has been a summer of celebrations for Daou Jewellery designer, Dalia Daou, as she scooped the New Designer of the Year UK Jewellery Award, secured a place in the prestigious Rock Vault line-up and was announced as ‘one to watch’ in the Professional Jeweller Hot 100 Nexgems category. These accolades served to boost Daou


Sif Jakobs Jewellery reports record-breaking opening day at IJL

Danish jewellery brand Sif Jakobs Jewellery has reported its best-ever opening day to a trade show at International Jewellery London (IJL) on Sunday. The IJL show, which took place at London’s Olympia from September 4-6, saw Sif Jakobs Jewellery take more orders on day one than at any other trade event it has attended to


Editor’s view: “We view the Hot 100 as this year’s flag bearers for the entire industry”

It is hard to believe that the Hot 100 has been and gone again and I hope you will agree that it was another fantastic evening, with over 350 industry professionals gathering at the Kensington Roof Gardens to cheer on friends and colleagues.  Compiling the Hot 100 is both the easiest and the hardest of tasks

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Professional Jeweller has officially unveiled the 2016 Hot 100 during a glamorous garden party at the Kensington Roof Gardens. More than 450 guests gathered together at the exclusive location to enjoy a lavish three-course barbecue and finally find out who has been chosen as the most inspiring, innovative and influential members of the UK jewellery trade. Now

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2016 PROFESSIONAL JEWELLER HOT 100 RETAIL STARS in association with Jewellery & Watch

The world of jewellery retailing is constantly evolving, and traditional bricks and mortar stores no longer survive in isolation. Professional Jeweller’s Retail Stars don’t simply embrace this change, they drive it. They are the most innovative and dynamic jewellery retailers in Britain today. View this year’s Professional Jeweller Retail Stars below: Michael Aldridge & Allison Aldridge,

Natalia Rocchi, H Samuel bridal diamond buyer, Signet Jewelers

HOT 100 BUSINESS BIG SHOTS: Natalia Rocchi, H Samuel Bridal Diamonds Buyer, Signet Jewelers

Natalia Rocchi is a homemaker at heart, surrounding herself with mementos of her travels, pictures of the people who are important to her, and the modern art and portrait photography she so loves. “I have been a fan of pop art since I was a teenager, and during my university years discovered photographers such as