NICHE award-winning jewelry

Here is some of the charming, inventive and beautifully-crafted jewelry that won NICHE Awards this year from the Buyers Market of American Craft. These winners in the professional categories were chosen for technical excellence, originality, creativity and market viability.

Top to bottom:

Unearthed Flora by Barb Fajardo of Albuquerque, N.M., winner polymer clay category

Oceanic bangle bracelets by Kevin O’Grady of Scottsdale, AZ, winner sculpture to wear category

Circle disk brooch with gold and pearl by Sadie Wang of Silver Point, TN, winner gold with stones category

Orange diamond ceramic engagement ring by Etienne Perret of Camden, Maine, winner wedding jewelry category

Daisy Diamond Stem by Patricia Tschetter of Dallas, TX, winner silver with stones category

Mother’s Brooch by Juan Carlos Caballero-Perez, Henrietta NY, Gold, Jewelry,

Lunar Cycle necklace by Genevieve Yang, Santa Rosa, CA, winner silver category and featured in Jewelry for a Blue Moon

Fluted by Erik Stewart, Tucson, AZ, winner fine jewelry category

Swing by Wiwat Kamolpornwijit of Alexandria, VA, winner fashion jewelry category

Find winning designs from all categories – 38 professional and 13 student – on the NICHE Awards web site and read about them in the Spring issue of NICHE magazine.

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