UK Jewellery Awards winners revealed

5 July 2018

The winners of this year’s UK Jewellery Awards have just been revealed at an event held this evening (July 4) at the Artillery Garden in London.

With awards given out in 20 categories spanning all areas of the trade from design and supply through to marketing and retail, winners on the night included independents Sarah Layton, Mococo, Lumbers and Wongs as well as multiples Watches of Switzerland and Beaverbrooks and suppliers including Citizen, Clogau and Swarovski.

Almost 700 people attended the event, often dubbed the “industry Oscars”, this year held in association with headline partner Clogau.

Guests loved the new venue at the Artillery Garden which featured the addition of a fun fair to accompany the black-tie awards ceremony, three course dinner and after party.

Commenting on tonight’s event, Retail Jeweller editor Ruth Faulkner, said: “This evening’s awards has been one of the most memorable to date.

“The new venue has been extremely popular, and we are blown away by guests’ positive reaction to the event. It is a real achievement to be the custodian of the UK’s premier industry award ceremony and the fact that it was so well supported is testament to just how highly it is regarded in the trade.

“Our rigorous judging process ensures that winning one of these awards means you are the very best at what you do so huge congratulations to all of our finalists and winners this evening.”

A full list of winners is detailed below and images from this evening’s event will be available to view on Retail Jeweller’s website from tomorrow (July 5).


Ethical Jewellery Business of the Year

Winner: Cred Jewellery


New Designer of the Year

Sponsored by International Jewellery London

Winner: Nadine Aysoy, Nadine Aysoy Jewellery


Multi-Brand/Fashion Jewellery Retailer of the Year

Sponsored by ChloBo

Highly Commended: Argento

Winner: Sarah Layton Jewellery


Service Supplier of the Year

Highly Commended: Connoisseurs

Winner: JHJ Consultancy


Store Design of the Year

Sponsored by the Company of Master Jewellers

Winner: Deakin & Francis, Piccadilly Arcade, London


Brand to Watch

Winner: Les Georgettes by Altesse


Bridal Jewellery Retailer of the Year

Sponsored by Hockley Mint

Winner: Queensmith Master Jewellers


Entrepreneurial Spirit Award

Winner: Chupi Sweetnam


Jewellery Designer of the Year

Winner: Rachel Boston, Rachel Boston Jewellery


Best Multichannel Retail Offer

Sponsored by Pursuit Software

Highly Commended: Mococo

Winner: Clogau


Marketing Campaign of the Year

Sponsored by Cadfolio

Highly Commended: #WithYou, International Jewellery London

Winner: Bath’s Wylde Treasure Hunt, Nicholas Wylde


Retail Sales Team of the Year

Sponsored by Uno de 50

Winner: Wongs Jewellers


Employer of the Year

Sponsored by IIDGR

Winner: Beaverbrooks the Jewellers


Watch Retailer of the Year

Sponsored by Citizen

Highly Commended: WatchShop

Winner: Watches of Switzerland


Jewellery/Watch Supplier of the Year

Sponsored by Jewellery & Watch

Highly Commended: Domino

Winner: Clogau


Watch Brand of the Year

Winner: Citizen


Retailer of the Year (five stores or fewer)

Sponsored by TH March

Winner: Lumbers


Jewellery Brand of the Year

Winner: Swarovski


Retailer of the Year (six stores or more)

Sponsored by Royal Asscher

Mococo


Outstanding Contribution to the Industry

Sponsored by Clogau

Winner: Brian Hill

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