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ijl 2016

IJL launches complementary summer programme to support exhibitors

IJL launches complementary summer programme to support exhibitors

International Jewellery London (IJL) 2017 is launching a special complementary support programme for all exhibitors to ensure they maximise their experience and commercial success at this year’s show. A comprehensive programme of pre-show support includes online assistance, tailored blog content and webinars on exhibiting guidelines. The initiative comes together in a one day, free-to-attend, Summer


IJL’s KickStart initiative deadline one week away

Emerging British jewellery designers have just one week left to apply for International Jewellery London’s (IJL) KickStart programme. Supported by the National Association of Jewellers, this initiative has now helped seventy young designers since it was set up in 2009. Potential Kickstarters are invited to apply online and ten of the most talented entries will

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Hockley Mint partners with TH March to offer insurance incentives to designers

Birmingham-based fine jewellery manufacturer Hockley Mint has partnered with specialist insurance broker TH March to offer exclusive benefits to all designers who enter Hockley Mint’s 25th anniversary design competition. This collaboration between TH March and Hockley Mint aims to educate and raise awareness among jewellery designers about the need for insurance cover to protect them

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IJL introduces new format and categories to Editors’ Choice Awards

International Jewellery London has announced the inclusion of new categories and a new format for this year’s Editors’ Choice Awards. In its ninth year, IJL’s competition will aim to reflect the breadth of innovative and commercial talent across all sectors of the show. Four awards will be judged pre-show with the winners revealed in June,

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IJL highlights its commitment to the trade with new campaign

International Jewellery London (IJL) has announced a new marketing campaign – #withyou – inspired by its industry leading initiatives and designed to showcase its continuing commitment to the UK and international jewellery sector. The #withyou campaign will build on IJL’s experience as one of the UK’s premier jewellery industry event, focusing on the many ways

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Consumer media experts set to select IJL Bright Young Gems 2017

A panel of consumer media experts, together with the British luxury fine jewellery designer, Shaun Leane, are set to select International Jewellery London’s 2017 Bright Young Gems. Alice Edwards, jewellery editor for Sunday Times Style and The Times LUXX magazine, and Charlie Boyd, executive fashion and jewellery editor at both Harper’s Bazaar and Town & Country,

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Hockley Mint to nurture next generation of jewellery designers

Hockley Mint has launched a jewellery design competition in an effort to support of young talent in the industry. The launch is to mark the company’s 25th anniversary and will see jewellery designers invited to design a unique, statement piece of silver jewellery that “represents Hockley Mint’s standing in the industry”. The competition will officially


IJL launches KickStart initiative for 2017

Trade show International Jewellery London has opened applications for its KickStart mentoring programme, where ten of the most promising designers are chosen to show at the 2017 event. The KickStart initiative is supported by the National Association of Jewellers and has helped 80 young designers since its launch in 2009. Up-and-coming British jewellery designers are

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Bridal Jewellery Highly Commended: Evermore by Anakao

When Professional Jeweller put together an exclusive photoshoot for the International Jewellery London preview, the model fell in love with Anakao’s Evermore range, and who can blame her? The Evermore collection by Anakao offers brides-to-be something a little different. Something bold, striking and utterly beautiful. Introduced at IJL, this eye-catching bridal collection takes inspiration from

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Emerging Designer Highly Commended: Flight by Vicky Lew

As a jewellery designer with a design aesthetic rooted in the classical Japanese philosophy of wabi sabi – which says that beauty can also be found in imperfection, impermanence and incompletion –  Vicky Lew draws inspiration from a variety of sources. For her debut collection Flight, which Vicky Lew showcased at International Jewellery London as