Centurion Design Winners Announced

The inaugural winners of the 2011 Centurion Design Award
were announced during Centurion’s 10th anniversary show in Tucson, Ariz., Jan. 31–Feb.
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More than 80 exhibitors entered 11 categories. “The caliber
of creativity of each entry was simply amazing,” said Centurion
president Howard Hauben in a statement. “We are excited that the Centurion Design
Competition will be an annual event.”

The winners include:

  • Edward Mirell for alternative/contemporary metals
  • Norman Silverman for bridal
  • Fai Dee for colored stone classic
  • Frederic Sage for colored stone fashion
  • Sethi Couture, a division of Manak Jewels Inc., for diamond
    classic
  • Siera Jewelry for diamond fashion
  • Paramount Gems for gold
  • Yvel for pearls
  • Uneek Jewelry for platinum
  • Raymond Hak Couture for sterling silver
  • Frédérique Constant for watches