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From the Desk of Yancy Weinrich, Senior Vice President, Reed Jewelry Group

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Yancy Weinrich

Hello All, I hope you had a wonderful New Year and are off to a great start in 2017! I wanted to reach out to personally thank everyone for playing a role in our JCK, LUXURY & JIS communities and share some important thoughts as we embark upon a new year. After spending the weekend connecting with so many industry colleagues, I started thinking about the changes that have taken place since the launch of our first JCK show in 1992 – can you believe this will be our 25th year? The brands, the retailers, the trends, the consumers, and…

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Full Circle With Paris & Zoë Gerrard, @Get_Rocked

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Zoe and Paris Gerrard

Jewelry lovers and sisters Paris and Zoë Gerrard created their Instagram account @Get_Rocked out of pure passion. The goal was simple—to share some of the most beautiful jewelry and accessories! They received an enormous response on social media, and it’s no wonder: Their Instagram feed is one to envy! Filled with stunning pieces of jewelry and inspirational posts—all perfectly curated by the dynamic duo—their feed now has more than 100,000 followers. However, for Paris and Zoë, it’s about so much more than just creating something pleasing to the eye. They have come to a deeper understanding of jewelry: It has the power…

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Full Circle With Sylvie Levine, Sylvie Collection

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Sylvie Levine has been surrounded by diamonds her entire life—talk about living all of our dreams! Born in Antwerp, Belgium, the center of the world’s diamond trade, she learned everything she possibly could about the diamond business from her family. She moved to the United States to start a new life with her husband, which grew into their professional careers centered on, you guessed it, more diamonds! Currently Sylvie designs jewelry for 14 original collections, which make up the Sylvie Collection. Her mission is to help every bride find her perfect ring and to be fully committed to offering each of her customers the best…

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Retail Feature: Robert Hallett, Goldsmith

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Rob Hallett and his wife, Kyle, didn’t always plan on going into business together. In fact, they didn’t even set out for careers in the jewelry industry to begin with. Rob had decided to major in physics in college. He loved to “blow things up” when he was younger with his dad and his brothers, he told us, laughing. He always considered himself a “boy scientist,” which made physics the perfect match. However, he realized he did not like the math part of the subject: That wasn’t what he enjoyed about science. Instead, he took a chance and decided to pursue…

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Full Circle With Betsy Barron, Love & Luxe

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Betsy Barron is a jeweler and proprietor of Love & Luxe, a San Francisco jewelry gallery and atelier. Betsy has been making jewelry for as long as she can remember. She studied at Rhode Island School of Design and moved to San Francisco to begin crafting her own collections. Betsy’s design aesthetic is classic, elegant, and earthy, incorporating found textures and objects and drawing inspiration from mythology and the simple forms of nature. In addition to her namesake collection, Betsy has collaborated on collections with fashion icons including Cher, Betsey Johnson, and Kate Spade. Love & Luxe opened in 2011 and…

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