Full Circle with Brandee Dallow, Rio Tinto

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Brandee Dallow Rio Tinto

Happy Friday! After recently signing on to return for JCK Las Vegas 2016 (June 3-6,2016) as a First Look exhibitor and her recent election as president of the WJA’s International Board of Directors, there was no better person to go Full Circle with, other than our friend, Brandee Dallow. Brandee, director of Rio Tinto Diamonds’ North America representative office is an influence in the JCK community and a exemplary leader in the jewelry industry. Before Dallow joined the Rio Tinto team in 2014, she had 15 years of experience in the jewelry industry serving as Vice President of Global Communications for…


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Geoffrey Scott & Ayesha Studio

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Design of the Times

After being snowed in for the weekend thanks to Winter Storm Jonas, the thought of escaping to the serene JW Marriott Starr Pass alongside so many talented and unique designers brings a smile to my face. JCK Tucson is truly the jewelry industry’s winter oasis and it’s only 13 days away! Last week, I uncovered the journey and aspirations of two exhibitors who are #JCKTucsonBound, Geoffrey Scott and Ayesha Studio. Both established designers are debuting a new line at JCK Tucson and spoke similar words of wisdom to emerging designers: develop, make mistakes, fail forward, and understand you can’t be…


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Full Circle: Jen Cullen Williams, Luxury Brand Group

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Jen Cullen Willaims Luxury Brand Group

This week, we’re taking you Full Circle with an editorial and product placement maven, our friend Jen Cullen Williams. Jen is the Managing Director of luxury and jewelry brand communications agency, Luxury Brand Group, Inc. Jen has spent the past nine years leading the expanding team, in addition to managing projects in the areas public relations, product placement, brand development, marketing, social media, digital marketing, special events, trade show management, media planning and buying for the agency’s various clients. We first met Jen ten years ago at JCK Las Vegas and she has been in attendance ever since – many…


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Ready, Set, Jet: South African Safari Vacation Journal

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Where did you go on vacation? Over the summer, I went to South Africa with my family for a safari! Specifically Cape Town and Kruger National Park. What was your favorite memory from your trip? Every evening on Safari our Guide and Tracker would take us to a super remote place to watch the sunset. It was so beautiful! Tell us more about the jewelry designs in your essentials box I always keep my destination in mind, so my getaway glam was packed with a conscious effort to try and stay practical. I left the diamonds at home and packed…


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Designer Spotlight: Spencer Fine Jewelry

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The countdown to JCK Tucson (February 3-7,2016) is officially in full swing and if you can’t tell yet, it’s all about designers and celebrating the community. In case you missed it, I put the spotlight on another dynamic jewelry designer who will be exhibiting at JCK Tucson for this first time, Melissa Spencer of Spencer Fine Jewelry. My love affair with Melissa Spencer began on Instagram. As we all know, the medium is extremely helpful in finding new talent, new interests, and new inspiration. I absolutely love her work. It’s regal, accessible, fun, thoughtful, and beautifully executed. It didn’t come as…


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