Collections of the Year articles

WINNER: Wedding Band PJCOTY 2015, Polly Wales for Pinched

WINNER: Wedding Band PJCOTY 2015, Polly Wales for Pinched

The wedding ring category in Collections of the Year was the most fiercely fought, with all brands selected by the panel of buyers to face the public vote remaining neck and neck throughout. Inching ahead at the final moment was Polly Wales with a final score of 25.2% of the votes for its Pinched collection that caters for the growing alternative bridal market in


Collections of the Year 2015: Engagement rings

Professional Jeweller is excited to showcase to you the winners and highly commended in this year’s Collections of the Year Engagement Ring category. The Engagement Rings of the year finalists and winners offer brides-to-be something a little different to mark their special moment. From statement ethical choices to bright blue hues, please click on the individual

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Engagement Rings PJCOTY 2015, Clogau Gold for Compose

This engagement ring collection from Clogau Gold does exactly what the name promises. It allows brides-to-be to select from a variety of options to compose their own engagement ring tailored exactly to their taste and budget. Retailers are given an app to use on iPads that will ask couples to pick certain features, such as types of metal and styles – there are currently six to choose from

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Engagement Rings PJCOTY 2015, Glenn Spiro for I Do

The I Do collection by British jeweller Glenn Spiro is perhaps one of the most unusual engagement ring launches of the year. The bright blue colour of the metal is created by anodising titanium – not your average engagement ring metal. But then again, unorthodox was exactly what Spiro and his son Joseph were going for when they sat down

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Engagement Rings PJCOTY 2015, Gemex for Raphael

When it comes to engagement rings with sparkle factor, Gemex always delivers and its Raphael Collection has continued to shine in 2015. This year the range has been extended with 140 new styles, reflecting the increasing popularity of the collection as well as the importance of engagement rings to Gemex’s bottom line. The jewellery manufacturer started out specialising exclusively in diamond-set

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Engagement Rings PJCOTY 2015, Domino for Diamond Ring Mounts

Domino’s prize-winning team of designers have put all their creative might together to launch an impressively sized collection of 44 styles within the Diamond Ring Mount collection, which was unveiled by the Birmingham manufacturer this year. Each ring introduced to the range reflects current market trends and is available in all colours of gold, as well as platinum, with

WINNER: Engagement Rings PJCOTY 2015, Cred Jewellery for Grace

The engagement ring category of Collections of the Year attracted some intense voting but Cred’s Grace collection emerged victorious with a substantial 40.7% of votes. The Grace collection ticks several boxes straight off the bat – it has been created using ethically sourced materials, it offers customers more sparkle for their money and it has some very accessible price points. What more