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Dazzle exhibition celebrates 34 years

Dazzle exhibition celebrates 34 years

Contemporary jewellery selling exhibition, Dazzle, will return to London for the 34th year in November. The Dazzle exhibition will be held at London’s Oxo Tower Wharf from Sunday November 8 – Sunday January 10. The 34th edition of the show is set to be a bumper year, showcasing over 80 contemporary jewellery designers from 15

Goldsmiths’ Fair welcomes over 9,000 visitors

The 33rd edition of Goldsmiths’ Fair, the UK’s showcase of fine contemporary jewellery and silver, closed its doors Sunday evening after another successful year. During the two weeks over 9,00O people visited the event and sales were robust. Staged in the sumptuous interiors of Goldsmiths’ Hall, the Fair unveiled the latest collections from 168 leading

LucyQ launches gift cards due to popular demand

English contemporary jewellery designer Lucy Quartermaine has announced she is launching a gift card for exclusive use on her website, lucyqdesigns.co.uk. Clients will be able to purchase the card by visiting the LucyQ site and choosing a gift card value between £10 and £100. The gift card can be personalised with a message for the

Desire jewellery fair set for Winchester revival

Guildhall in Winchester will host the mixed media event in November. The annual Desire mixed media jewellery and silversmithing event in Guildhall, Winchester, will take place from November 7 to 9 this year, presenting a selection of modern pieces that can be purchased by the public direct from designer-makers. Desire offers visitors a choice of

Dazzle returns to Manchester and London

Exhibition of contemporary jewellery to feature 120 designers. The annual Dazzle exhibition has returned to Manchester and London this month, showcasing work from 120 designers from 22 countries. The consumer-facing showcases at Manchester Art Gallery and London’s Oxo Tower will run until early January, with more than 6,000 pieces of designers’ work available to buy.

Pebbles celebrates Hot 100 with store event

Retailer marks inclusion as Retail Star with party for customers. Edinburgh jewellery retailer Pebbles celebrated the inclusion of its founders Val and Kevin Trotter in the Professional Jeweller Hot 100 2011 with a party at its store in the city last night. The contemporary jewellery retailer capitalised on the achievement by inviting customers, jewellery designers

Treasure competition 2011 winners revealed

Laura Gravestock, Trisori & Natalia Schroder win stands at Treasure. The winners of Professional Jeweller’s annual Treasure competition have been decided with Laura Gravestock, Trisori and Natalia Schroder each winning a stand at London Jewellery Week selling show Treasure in June. After making it into a shortlist of 10 designers chosen by a panel of

Festive pre-shopping increases at Kabiri

Retailer reports clients entering stores to try on jewellery. London contemporary jewellery retailer Kabiri has noticed an uplift in festive pre-shopping. Kabiri co-owner and buyer Nathalie Kabiri said that a lot of its customers have been visiting stores to try on jewellery in the run up to Christmas. Kabiri said: “We have noticed lots of

Treasure competition shortlist unveiled

Ten designers are fighting for your vote to win a stand at Treasure. In March, Professional Jeweller put the call out for designers who had been in business for three years or less to enter our competition to win a free stand at selling show Treasure, which will take place during London Jewellery Week from

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