2015 COUTURE Design Awards Announces Winners

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Designer Tomasz Donocik receives his award.

Las Vegas–In its 20th year, the COUTURE Awards announced this year’s winners to an audience of nearly 1,000 retailers, editors and designers.

“When we cut through all of the pageantry and ceremony of COUTURE, we are left with the reason we all came together in the first place—the designs,” COUTURE’s Director, Gannon Brousseau explained from the stage. He then went on to thank this year’s judges, Marion Fasel, Maria Doulton, Lou Guarino, Paul Schneider and Irene Neuwirth, before thanking the designers for making the judging process so difficult by submitting so many fabulous entries. In addition to the design categories, presented below, Designer Todd Reed received this year’s Human Spirit Award.

Below, a look at the winners:

nikos koulis.bridalAbove:
Best in Bridal: Nikos Koulis

etho maria.colored gemstone above 20kAbove:
Best in Colored Gem Stones Above $20,000: Etho Maria

tomasz donocik.colord gemstones below 20k

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Best in Colored Gemstone Below $20,000: Tomasz Donocikpleve.diamons above 20kAbove:
Best in Diamonds Above $20,000: Pleve

 

rheo.diamonds below 20kAbove:
Best in Diamonds below $20,000: Rheo

spinelli kilcollin.goldAbove:
Best in Gold: Spinelli KilCollin

 

hearts on fire.haute coutureAbove:
Best in Haute Couture: Hearts on Fire

 

silvia furmanovich.innovativeAbove:
Best in Innovative: Silvia Furmanovich

Autore.pearlsAbove:
Best in Pearls: Autore

 

christian tse.platinumAbove:
Best in Platinum: Christian Tse

 

majoral.silverAbove:
Best in Silver: Majoral

 

spinelli kilcollin.gold

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Debuting at COUTURE: Spinelli KilCollin

jorg heinz.editor's choice

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Editor’s Choice: Jorg Heinz

 

yeprem.people's choice

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People’s Choice: Yeprem

 

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