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Jeremy France highlights Gurkha anniversary with bespoke brooch for Joanna Lumley

Jeremy France highlights Gurkha anniversary with bespoke brooch for Joanna Lumley

Jeremy France Jewellers of Winchester has presented actress Joanna Lumley with a bespoke brooch to mark the 200th anniversary of the United Kingdom’s Brigade of Gurkhas.  Owner Jeremy France was invited to attend an exclusive black tie evening at Her Majesty’s Palace and Fortress of London to present the brooch, which was organised in collaboration with the Queen’s

Students scoop industry prizes at New Designers

Weston Beamor and Goldsmiths’ Company sponsor career-launching prizes. Three students won jewellery and silversmithing prizes at New Designers yesterday, gaining industry recognition for their use of new technologies, innovation, saleability and quality of finish. Weston Beamor sponsored the Weston Beamor Award for innovative use of CAD and technologies in design, as well as the use

Sarah Layton wins Georg Jensen merchandising prize

Retailer wins Copenhagen trip for Christmas window displays. Lancashire jewellery retailer Sarah Layton has been announced the winner of a Georg Jensen visual merchandising award, scooping a trip to Denmark. The store in Whalley took top prize in the Danish brand’s Joy of Selling competition, which launched for the first time last year focused on

De Beers to take apps for term supply in 2012-2015

Changes reflect introduction of Supplier of Choice strategy. De Beers Group has announced that for the first time, as part of the Supplier of Choice (SoC) strategy, eligible customers of its rough diamond auctions will be invited to apply for term supply for the remainder of the 2012-2015 SoC contract period. The announcement reflects changes

Imogen Belfield scoops IJL Stylesight award

KickStart designer takes home year-long subscription to trends agency. Imogen Belfield was named this year’s winner of the KickStart Trend Award at IJL, scooping a Stylesight subscription with her stand-out boulder-like jewellery designs. Belfield’s prize, worth $8,500 (£5,270), will provide her with a year’s subscription to Stylesight’s trends service.The Stylesight team visited IJL last month,

WB to create emerging designer’s work in platinum

Becky Dockree scooped prize at last month’s Treasure show during JW. Emerging jewellery design talent Becky Dockree is set to have her work realised in platinum, having scooped a prize from Weston Beamor (WB) at the Treasure show held during Jewellery Week. Dockree scooped WB’s Emerge Award at this year’s Treasure showcase – a competition

Harriet Kelsall wins Hertfordshire business award

Bespoke jeweller takes home Small to Medium Business of the Year gong. Bespoke jeweller Harriet Kelsall has added another prize to her trophy cabinet, having scooped the gong for Small to Medium Business of the Year at the Inspiring Hertfordshire Awards. Kelsall’s flagship design studio is based in Halls Green. She was given the prize