Here are the 14 winners of the Couture Design Awards 2017: four are Italian ♦ ︎
The Couture Design Awards is one of the most sought-after occasions by jewelers for the international prestige that offers the stage at the show in Las Vegas. The prize awarded in the various and numerous sections of the event is as a designer or brand medal. Here are the 2017 winners. Now look: four out of 14 prize-winning are Italians. A remarkable percentage, also because the recognition concerns “heavy” categories. In particular, the Maison Pasquale Bruni was awarded for the Best in Haute Couture category, Giovanni Ferraris went Best in Editor’s Choice, to Mariani 1878 the Best in People’s Choice and Garavelli, the Best in Diamonds Below 20K dollars.
The Best in Silver award went to Atelier Zobel for a pendent with honeycomb shape, while Nadine Ghosn, a young designer who made his debut in Las Vegas this year, received the Best in Innovative Award for his burger-ring, luxury with irony. The Israeli brand Yvel, won the Best in Pearls award for his baroque pearl ring, the Best in Platinum award went to Heinrich and Denzel, a German brand specializing in jewelery with this metal, and Jade Trau obtained the highest degree of consensus Best in Bridal category. The jeweler of New York Cadar won the Best in Gold prize, while designer Sara Freedenfeld was awarded the Best in Colored Gemstones Below 20K Dollars, and John Hardy the Best in Colored Gemstones Above 20K Dollars. Best in Diamonds Above 20K dollars was touched by Brazilian Fernando Jorge and Best in Men’s Jewelry at Furrer Jacot. Finally, Best in Debuting at Couture deserves Leyla Abdollahi London. Federico Graglia