For the third time in four years, CW Sellors has received
the Gem-A award for Gem Empathy at International Jewellery London 2010. The
jewelry manufacturer, based in Derbyshire, U.K., received the award for the use
of gemstones—especially its signature stone, Whitby Jet—in its handmade
The award is organized by the Gemmological Association of
Great Britain in conjunction with International Jewellery London.
CW Sellors also garnered third prize in the Platinum Guild
Awards at this year’s IJL, for innovative use of design and display in
generating commercial appeal and motivation for a new collection that combines
platinum, diamonds, and Whitby Jet.
The company also sponsored designer FangFang Qiao, whose Ice
and Water earrings of linked platinum triangles won the Emerging Designers
Award for earrings at the Lonmin Design Innovation Awards.