Celebrating The Winners Of Swarovski Gem Visions Jewellery Design Contest 2018
The All India Gem & Jewellery Domestic Council (GJC) organised a fashion show and awards ceremony called Lumière in Mumbai on August 9th that was presented by Swarovski Gemstones™ for participants of GJC’s Preferred Manufacturer of India (PMI) initiative. The event was attended by the country’s leading jewellery manufacturers and retailers, and the winning pieces of the Swarovski Gem Visions Jewelry Design Contest 2018 were worn on the ramp by Bollywood celebrities Ameesha Patel, Rimi Sen and Kainath Arora.
In attendance were GJC chairman Nitin Khandelwal, GJC vice chairman Anantha Padmanaban, Swarovski Gemstones MD-India Rajendra Jain, Swarovski Gemstones VP-operations – Asia Pacific Kurt Zbinden, and Swarovski Gemstones SVP global marketing Martin Schiechtl.
Taking first place was a stunning, richly crafted gold necklace by Emerald Jewel Industry Ltd., that culminated at the base in a spray of stones emanating from a multicolored central motif featuring the latest Swarovski Zirconia Liquid cuts, and fresh new colours. In second place was Divinus Creations, which created an elegant necklace and earring combination set with the Swarovski Zirconia Liquid cuts, the fresh trend color Spring Green and the newly launched Round Checkerboard cut. Third place was shared by RKR Gold Pvt. Ltd. and YUG by Tanvi Gold Cast LLP. RKR Gold Pvt. Ltd. created a gold openwork bracelet with Swarovski Zirconia with Round Checkerboard and Liquid cuts.
The YUG by Tanvi Gold Cast LLP multi-stranded pendant and earrings also drew on the new Swarovski Zirconia Liquid cuts.
Nitin Khandelwal said, “GJC has effected several innovations to ensure that PMI remains relevant and popular in this age of disruption. Through PMI, GJC helps support the national agenda of Make in India and brings India’s craftsmanship to the forefront.”
The winning pieces of the Swarovski Gem Visions Jewelry Design Contest 2018 were worn on the ramp by Bollywood celebrities Ameesha Patel, Rimi Sen and Kainath Arora.
Second Place – Divinus Creations
Joint Third Place – RKR Gold Pvt. Ltd.
Joint Third Place – YUG by Tanvi Gold Cast LLP
First Place – Emerald Jewel Industry Ltd.