The shortlist for the UK Jewellery & Watch Awards 2014 has been announced, and the CMJ has much too celebrate, with members and suppliers featuring in the list.
Tustains in Leamington Spa is in the six-strong shortlist for the prestigious Independent Retailer of the Year award. And In The Pink, which has stores in Grimsby and Cleethorpes, has been named as a finalist for the Store Design of the Year award.
Meanwhile, CMJ supplier Rachel Galley was announced as a finalist in Bridal Collection and Jewellery Designer categories. Fei Liu Fine Jewellery and Domino also appear in the Bridal Collection category, while Katie Rowland and Lucy Q made the Jewellery Designer shortlist. The CMJ also had much to celebrate in the Jewellery Brand of the Year shortlist, with Babette Wasserman, Clogau, Deakin & Francis, D for Diamond, Mi Moneda, Jersey Pearl and Swarovski among the names set to battle it out.
The Supplier of the Year category features many CMJ suppliers, including Citizen Watch, Clogau, Continental Jewellery, Cookson Gold, Domino and Gecko, while the Watch Brand of the Year award is made up solely of CMJ suppliers: Casio, Citizen Watch, Rotary, Seiko and Storm.
The full list of finalists for the UK Jewellery & Watch Awards 2014 is as follows:
Boutique Retailer of the Year