JCK Design Center Announces Top 50 Retail Stores of 2014

ZFolio Gallery’s Lissa Lawrence receives her award from Lars Parker-Myers, JCK Events manager, strategic accounts.

For the second year in a row, ZFolio Gallery of Solvang, Calif., took home the top honor at the Designer Retailer Awards in Las Vegas.

The Top 5 retailers included Gallery of Jewels in San Francisco; I. Gorman of Washington, D.C.; R. Grey Jewelry Gallery of Boise, Idaho; and Twist of Portland, Ore. 

The Top 10 retailers included Aaron Faber in New York City; Greenwich Jewelers in New York City; Silverado Jewelry Gallery in Hood River, Ore.; the Claypot in Brooklyn, N.Y.; and Ylang 23 in Dallas.

Retailers were selected based on their excellence in promotion, merchandising, and sales, with specific attention paid to their displays, consumer education, and commitment to fair business practices. 

The full list of honorees:   

ZFolio Gallery, Solvang, Calif.

Gallery of Jewels, San Francisco

I. Gorman, Washington, D.C.

R. Grey Jewelry Gallery, Boise, Idaho

Twist, Portland, Ore.

Aaron Faber, New York City

Greenwich Jewelers, New York City

Silverado Jewelry Gallery, Hood River, Ore.

The Claypot, Brooklyn, N.Y.

Ylang 23,  Dallas

Adamas Fine Jewelry, Newton, Mass.

Bergdorf Goodman, New York City

Christensen Heller Gallery, Oakland, Calif.

Churchill, Fairway, Kan.

Croghan’s Jewel Box, Charleston, S.C.

DeScenza Diamonds, Boston

Deep Blue Sea Jewelers, St. Michaels, Md.

Dolphin Galleries, Kihei, Hawaii

Eric Michaels Fine Jewelry, Stuart, Fla.

Essenza, Seattle

G. Thrapp Jewelers, Indianapolis, Ind.

Gold Bug, Pasadena, Calif.

Goldworks, Half Moon Bay, Calif.

Good Goods, Saugatuck, Mich.

Grogan Jewelers, Florence, Ala.

Higashi Jewelry and Eyewear, Lemoyne, Pa.

Josephs Jewelers, West Des Moines, Iowa

Krombholz Jewelers, Cincinnati

Lido Jewelers, San Juan, Puerto Rico

London Jewelers, Manhasset, N.Y.

Lux Bond & Green, West Hartford, Conn.

Mann’s Jewelers, Rochester, N.Y.

Max’s, St. Louis Park, Minn.

Medawar Fine Jewelers, Rolling Hills Estates, Calif.

New Twist, Eugene, Ore.

Nikki Sedacca, Sarasota, Fla.

Occasions Fine Jewelry, Midland, Texas

Pave Fine Jewelry, Bend, Ore.

Radcliffe Jewelers, Pikesville, Md.

Roseark, West Hollywood, Calif.

Ruby’s Provincetown Fine Jewelry, Provincetown, Mass.

Sabbia, Chicago

Silverado Jewelry Gallery, Hood River, Ore.

Starfish, Boulder, Colo.

Steve Quick Jeweler, Chicago

Stone & Strand, New York City

Terra Firma Gallery, Sonoma, Calif.

The Gem Collection, Tallahassee, Fla.

Weston Gallery, Manasquan, N.J.

Worthmore Jewelers, Atlanta

Ylang-Ylang, St. Louis