The Indian Jeweller (Magazine) hosted one-of-a-kind glittering award ceremony the “JJS-IJ Jewellers’ Choice Design Awards 2015” night on Sunday, 20th December 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Jaipur. Manufacturers, retailers and designers from across the country had submitted their designs under various categories and price points for review and selection.
The competition required manufacturers, designers and retailers to submit their best designs across 22 product categories. The winning pieces from over 600 entries were reviewed and chosen from over 10,000 votes received from retailers across India & the Grand Jury Panel, in favor of their favorite designs. This activity alone made the awards a Jeweller’s Choice awards.
The host of the show, TV Star Saumya Tandon added a spark to the show with her witty ways. The Celebrity Presenters, Noted Film Star Sharmila Tagore & Soha Ali Khan added the glamour & beauty to the Event and Prominent people present at the award ceremony were GV Sreedhar - Chairman – GJF, Ashok Parnami, President, BJP, Rajasthan, etc.
Alok Kala, Publisher and Editor, Indian Jeweller says, “We are celebrating 53 years of publishing, and it’s good that we are in Jaipur today from we started along with the entire industry and celebrating and awarding the best names and designs across India.”
Renowned Jewellery companies like Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri, Anmol Jewellers, GRT Jewellers, Emerald Jewel Industry, Gehna Jewellers, Birdhichand Ghanshyamdas, Ghanasingh Be True, etc participated at the event and glittered even in more grandeur & splendour with their sizzling creations complimenting the awards night on the ramp! Industry influencers & industrial leaders, who attended the function, complimented the event by appreciating & encourage the new talent.
Prominent amongst the winners in Design categories were Emerald Jewel Industry India Limited who won awards in the CZ Jewellery & Temple Jewellery of the Year. PC Jewellers won the Best Bridal Design Over Rs. 15,00,000. Theme Based Jewellery of the Year – Wildlife won by Rama Krishna Jewellers. & Adbhut Jewells, Best Necklace Design Under Rs. 10,00,000 won by Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri Ltd.. Accessory Jewellery of the year Won by GRT Jewellers. Other winners included, Raniwala Jewellers- Jaipur, Kays Jewels - Kanpur, Shobha Asar - Mumbai, Anmol Jewellers, Gehna Jewellers, Notandas & Sons and many more.
The awards night brought forth a wonderful opportunity for manufacturers and designers of India, to showcase their talent, creativity and products through a unique platform, which was accessible from any part of the country and created especially for them.
The sponsors for the event were Presenting Partner JJS, Powered By partner GIA, Logistics partner B.V.C Group, Trophy partner- Swarovski Gemstones, category partners KGK, HVK and Dalloz, Online Partner – My Heera.com and Ethnic Wear Partner Vasansi. Event was hosted and organised by Indian Jeweller(IJ) Magazine.
Award Winners category wise:
Diamond Jewellery Under Rs. 5,00,000 won by Enshine, Surat
Diamond Jewellery Over Rs. 5,00,000 won by Charu Jewels, Surat
Coloured Stone Jewellery Under Rs. 5,00,000 won by Notandas & Sons, Mumbai
Coloured Stone Jewellery Over Rs. 5,00,000 won by Raniwala Jewellers Pvt. Ltd, Jaipur
Gold Jewellery Under Rs. 2,50,000 won by Kays Jewels Pvt. Ltd., Kanpur
Gold Jewellery Over Rs. 2,50,000 won by Itan Jewels Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai
Designer Jewellery Under Rs. 5,00,000 won by Shobha Asar, Mumbai
Designer Jewellery Over Rs. 5,00,000 won by Aakash Barmecha , Mumbai
CZ Jewellery Over Rs. 50,000 won by Emerald Jewel Industry India Limited, Coimbatore
Best Necklace Design Under Rs. 10,00,000 won by Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri Ltd., Mumbai
Best Necklace Design Over Rs. 10,00,000 won by Sawansukha Jewellers Pvt. Ltd., Kolkata
Best Ring Design Under Rs. 2,50,000 won by Ghanasingh Be True, Mumbai & ' Gehna Jewellers Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai
Best Ring Design Over Rs. 2,50,000 won by Solitaires Jewellers, Surat & Awesome Sparklers by Priti Bhatia, Surat
Best Bracelet Design Under Rs. 5,00,000 won by Minawala, Mumbai
Best Bracelet Design Over Rs. 5,00,000 won by Birdhichand Ghanshyamdas Jewellers, Jaipur
Best Earring Design Under Rs. 5,00,000 won by Khurana Jewellery House, Amritsar
Best Earring Design Over Rs. 5,00,000 won by Anmol Jewellers, Mumbai & ORRA-Inter Gold And Gems Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai
Best Bridal Design Under Rs. 15,00,000 won by Manohar Lal Jewellers Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi
Best Bridal Design Over Rs. 15,00,000 won by P C Jeweller, New Delhi
Accessory Jewellery of the Year won by GRT Jewellers, Chennai
Temple Jewellery of the Year won by Emerald Jewel Industry India Ltd., Coimbatore
Theme Based Jewellery of the Year – Wildlife won by Rama Krishna Jewellers, New Delhi & Adbhut Jewells Pvt. Ltd., Jaipur