Inform Your Love Story for a Probability to Win a 1.31-Carat Diamond Engagement Ring.

The Black in Jewellery Coalition (BIJC), a nonprofit devoted to the development of Black professionals within the gem, jewellery, and watch trade, is internet hosting the “Collectively by Design” contest that celebrates Black love and jewellery design. When you’re newly engaged or planning to pop the query, enter the competition for an opportunity to win a 1.31-carat diamond engagement ring – valued at a minimal of $7,500. For extra info go to https://blackinjewelry.org/together-by-design/.

From now by way of Wednesday, October 20, BIJC is asking {couples} to share their love tales for the prospect to win a customized 1.31-carat, Wonderful reduce, J color diamond engagement ring that’s VS1 – donated by Leo Schachter Diamonds. The successful particular person will work with a Black jewellery designer to craft a one-of-a-kind ring that may be a bodily illustration of the couple’s love story. The couple may also obtain a proposal photoshoot.

“The Collectively By Design contest highlights, celebrates, and elevates Black jewellery designers and love,” stated Annie Doresca, BIJC President.

The Collectively By Design contest is open to {couples} residing in america who aren’t already married, though they are often engaged. As soon as the successful love story is chosen, the second part of the Collectively by Design competitors is for the competing jewellery designers to sketch a hoop based mostly on the {couples}’ love story. The successful design shall be delivered to life and given to the successful couple.

All judges are members of BIJC. Judges of the Collectively By Design Love Story contest embrace:
Michelle Graff, Editor-In-Chief of Nationwide Jeweler; Elyssa Jenkins- Perez, Director of Membership and Digital Content material at JVC and Vice President of BIJC; Amina Sorel, Amina Sorel Wonderful Jewellery; Guerdy Abraira, Proprietor of Guerdy Design; and Severine Ferrari, Founding father of Engagement 101.

Judges of the Collectively By Design Jewellery competitors embrace Jalnar Dhanani-Wade, Proprietor and Designer of The Benchmark Assortment; Jennifer Gandia, Co-owner of Greenwich St. Jewelers; Ronke Nedd, Founder and Inventive Head at Rebecca Noff Designs Inc.; Sheryl Jones, Sheryl Jones Inc; Marla Aaron, Marla Aaron Jewellery.