IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards

Bedazzle the world!

INFORMATION

CELEBRATION OF DESIGN

JJS-IJ Jewellers’ Choice Design Awards 2019 will see the greatest talent in the industry get into the ring with extraordinary pieces of jewellery, the most refined form of art and luxury. 

Whether you have tried earlier or you area first time entrant in this competition,whether you are an established name or a new brand, JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2019 is your chance to get your design expertise noticed.… so here we are again all set to honour the breathtaking creations that challenge the conformist standards.Stop wishing and step ahead! Get your designs noticed!

How Can IJ Awards Add Value to You?

The awards will be endorsed extensively across the country, through numerous media to amplify the partaking as well as voting by retailers. The electronic and print media is sure to give the awards an extensive coverage, just like previous years. 

• Jewellery retailers from across India to vote for Product Category Designs through a secure online voting platform. 

• A panel of experts from the field of architecture, fashion to evaluate the retail Category Designs through a secure online voting platform. 

• Top 5 designs with the maximum votes will qualify for the second round of voting by our panel of experts. 

• The award winning designs will feature in Special Awards Supplement in January 2020; they will also be featured across all social media platforms. 

• Winners will be awarded at the Gala Award Ceremony on December 20, 2019. 

• Award ceremony to air on CNBC Awaaz.

PAN INDIA PROMOTIONAL MULTIPLE WAYS OF VOTING

The awards will be promoted extensively to maximize the participation as well as voting by retailers and Jury Panel. This will ensure transparent and fair judging of entries, and bring a lot of publicity to winners          

To simplify the voting process, retailers will be allowed to choose from a variety of voting options like computers, iPads, smart phones and voting forms.

ENTRY TYPES

PRODUCT CATEGORIES - These are only for Jewellery Manufacturers to participate in.
RETAIL CATEGORIES - 
These are only for Jewellery retailers to participate in.

Please read out list of category requirements in the Official Rules before entering your piece to ensure that it is eligible.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS (PRODUCT Categories & RETAIL Categories)


• Complete one entry form for each piece entered for each category in which you enter it. Make certain all fields are complete and accurate before submitting.

• All entries must be accompanied by photograph(s) and payment in full.

PHOTO SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

1. Submit photos of finished jewellery only. All photos must be submitted on CD along with your entry form. We require TIF/JPEG files, 300 dpi for reproduction at 8x10 inches MINIMUM. No prototypes or CAD drawings. Photos must be in black background.
2. Please include a color print for color reproduction and to ensure we use the correct image.
3. Each photo must contain only one piece of Jewellery: the piece entered. Do not include lines or collections.
4. You can submit up to 4 different photos of the piece you're entering (we suggest highlighting your piece from various angles). Indicate your number one photo choice; the other three photos will only be visible to retailers when they click on your photo to enlarge.
5. The photographs and copy you supply will be used in all Jewellers' Choice online and print products.
6. Photographs must be in Black Background only.
We suggest you have professional photographs taken of your piece, and proof all copy before submission.
We cannot change your copy after receipt.

PRODUCT CATEGORIES & SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICES

You may enter as many categories as you wish; however, a separate entry form, photo and fee must be submitted for each piece and category. Submit photos of finished Jewellery only. Semi-mounts must be shown with center stone. All products submitted must be commercially available. No prototypes of CAD drawings will be accepted. Price categories are based on suggested retail.

Please read out list of category requirements in the Official Rules before entering your piece to ensure that it is eligible.

The Product Categories

PRODUCT CATEGORY
SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE
Diamond Jewellery
Under Rs. 5,00,000  |   Over Rs. 5,00,000  |  
Coloured Stone Jewellery
Under Rs. 5,00,000  |   Over Rs. 5,00,000  |  
Heritage Jewellery
Under Rs. 5,00,000  |   Over Rs. 5,00,000  |  
Accessory Jewellery of the Year
Temple Jewellery of the year
Couture Jewellery
Under Rs. 5,00,000  |   Over Rs. 5,00,000  |  

The Retail Categories

RETAIL CATEGORIES
Best Necklace Design
Best Ring Design
Best Bracelet Design
Best Earring Design
Best Bridal Design
Accessory Jewellery of the Year
Red Carpet Jewellery
Statement Jewellery
Transformative Jewellery
Pantone Color of the Year 2019 - Coral
Temple Jewellery of the year

THE 2019 IJ JEWELLERS' CHOICE DESIGN AWARDS OFFICIAL RULES

All participants and voter should carefully read the official rules of the awards and adhere to them to make sure that their entries or votes are qualified. To read the official rules of the awards,click here