Designer Dish: Nina Nguyen

Design of the Times

This week, I put the spotlight on Nina Nguyen in my first feature of Design of the Times. I’m here to recap it all for you and introduce you to the first of many talented designers you’ll see at JCK Tucson. To discover the Who’s Who of Design that will be in Tucson, browse the exhibitor directory here. To register or learn more about JCK Tucson, visit the website. Nina Nguyen has been a loyal member of the JCK tribe, displaying her wares at our trade shows for years.  When I first reached out to her to gain some Intel…

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Full Circle with Sean Dunn, JR Dunn Jewelers


Happy Friday! Time to unwind and get the inside scoop on a leading influencer in the JCK community. This week, we go Full Circle with Sean Dunn, Vice President, J.R. Dunn Jewelers. Sean has attended LUXURY & JCK Las Vegas for the past 8 years and was named the 2015 LUXURY Retailer of the Year for embodying the theme, “Redesigning Retail”. J.R. Dunn Jewelers exemplifies how technology is innovating retail to enhance the jewelry shopping experience. Now, let’s get to the fun stuff.. Describe your workday in numbers 50  Smiles 10 Logins to 1 Single Malt Scotch at 6pm What is the last item…

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Shine Bright Little Diamonds!

Designer Workbench

Welcome to JCK Event’s new series, “Design of the Times”. With the reimagination of JCK Tucson and JCK Las Vegas’ Design Center, we wanted to create a space where our talented JCK design-focused jewelers have a place to shine. We also will be highlighting the amazing retailers who strongly support the studio artist. This is in essence, an online chronicle of our talented clan. In order for you to really understand my call for creating community, building meaningful relationships and helping emerging designers get their start, I think it’s helpful to understand why of all people I was selected as…

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Full Circle with Jacqueline Stone, Salt + Stone

Jacqueline Stone

Welcome to the first edition of JCK Full Circle where JCK gives you the inside scoop on leading influencer’s in the JCK community and industry at large. Each week, we’ll introduce a new jewelry influencer who will describe their day in numbers and reveal on topics like last item they splurged on, something they can’t live without, what inspires them, and much more! For our first feature, we go Full Circle with Jacqueline Stone, founder and lead designer of Salt + Stone, and newly appointed Design Ambassador for JCK Las Vegas and JCK Tucson Design Centers. Describe your workday in numbers 2…

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Ready, Set, Jet: Cancun Vacation Journal

Shelly Hill

Where did you go on vacation? Cancun, Mexico What was your favorite memory from your trip? I parasailed for the first time! I was hesitant to try this since I am very afraid of heights, but the experience was breathtaking! Tell us more about the jewelry designs in your essentials box I’m all for statement rings—Jorge Revilla Spain’s Chalcedony ring from their Atlantis Collection paired perfectly with a White Topaz cocktail ring from Royal Jewelry. For the earrings, I always have to pack different styles. Vivaan’s Sea Urchin diamond studs gave just the extra touch I was looking for and Frederic Sage drop earrings just…

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