When it comes to covering Fine, Precious, and High Jewelry; nobody does it quite like Town & Country.  The stately publication – now in its third century of reporting on and editorializing on artistry and craftsmanship (not to mention the dazzling jewels created as a result) – enjoys the added prestige of having as its Editor in Chief and Executive Style Director, the esteemed Stellene Volandes, who’s really got the skinny on that about which she speaks (as does her learned Fashion Market & Accessories Editor, Will Kahn).

So, when they were held last month, at The Standard, High Line (in New York’s Meatpacking District), upon whom did Stellene and Will – along with their rarified panel of designers, collectors, editors, influencers, aficionados, and champions – bestow the top honors, in each of the 12 categories at the second annual T&C Jewelry Awards

Read, below; and make sure to check-out those categories marked with an asterisk (*) in the slideshow, above.  Images and captions: Town & Country.

Breakthrough Designer of the Year*
Emmanuel Tarpin

Legend of the Year
Van Cleef & Arpels

Gold Designer of the Year*
Roberto Coin | Finalists: VRAM, Judy Geib

Collection of the Year*
Bulgari “Wild Pop” 

Philanthropic Collection of the Year
Tiffany & Co. "Save the Wild"

Colored Stone Designer of the Year*
Chopard | Finalists: Irene Neuwirth, Martin Katz

Champion of the Year
Lizzie Tisch

Jewelry Watch of the Year
Cartier “Panthère de Cartier” Triple-Loop Bracelet Watch

Diamond Designer of the Year*
DeBeers | Finalists: Lugano Diamonds, Nikos Koulis

Pearl Designer of the Year*
Mizuki | Finalists: AssaelMikimoto

Innovator of the Year*

Red Carpet Stylist of the Year
Kate Young


2019 T&C Jewelry Awards
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