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  • Winners of 2013-2014 International Pearl Design Competition

Winners of 2013-2014 International Pearl Design Competition

Nov. 1, 2013

Winners of 2013-2014 International Pearl Design Competition


President's Award

The highest honor awarded to a design that unanimously captivated judges as the best of the best.

IPDC 2013-2014 Presidents Award

Wave by Mark Schneider of Long Beach, Calif. 

 

Luster Award

Given to the entry that is judged most marketable of all the entries.

IPDC Luster Award 2013-2014

Obi by Stanislav Drokin of Ukraine

 

Designer's Award

Given to the entry that takes pearls to the far corners of the imagination and beyond.

IPDC Designers Award 2013-2014

Midnight Comet”, by Darryl Alexander of Gilbert Ariz. 

 

Brilliance Award

Given to the entry that best illustrates the spectrum of pearl colors in the most beautiful way.

IPDC Brilliance Award 2013-2014

Big Wave by Philip Bouasse, Nishi Pearls of Montreal, Canada

 

Orient Award

The award given to the entry that would inspire a new found affinity in someone for cultured pearls.

IPDC Orient Award 2013-2014

Lunar Eclipse by Hsiao Ching Lee of Taipei City, Taiwan

 

Visionary Award

The entry that re-defines the iconic pearl strand and shifts the perception of cultured pearls for today’s buyer.

IDPC Visionary Award 2012-2013

Lily Pearl Chi Huynh, Galatea: Jewelry by Artist of San Dimas, Calif.

 

Fashion Award I

Fun, fresh, modern; a design which looks as if it came straight from the Paris runway.

IPDC Fashion Award Winner 2013-2014

Tahitian Paradise by Vicki Smith of Cheshire, England


 

Fashion Award II

Fun, fresh, modern; a design which looks as if it came straight from the Paris runway.

IPDC Fashion Award Winner 2013-2014

Wave by Mark Schneider of Long Beach, Calif. 

 

Wedding Day Pearls I

Brides and pearls are synonymous. Create a fantasy wedding theme with pearls.

IPDC Wedding Day Pearls 2013-2014 

Wedding Bouquet By Dilly Kirby, Elizabeth Blair Fine Pearls of Harbor Springs, Mich.

 

Wedding Day Pearls II

Brides and pearls are synonymous. Create a fantasy wedding theme with pearls.

IPDC Wedding Day Pearls 2013-2014

Rough Diamonds by Lee Wiser McIntosh, Katura Design of Atlanta, Ga. 

 

Commendations were also given to pieces from 22 entrants.

  • Bodil Binner 
  • Brenda Smith 
  • Brian Charles Cook
  • Catherine Buman
  • Dicky Lam Tak Wah
  • Donald A. Stuart
  • Eusebio Ehron Kylo Yuchua
  • Geoffrey Middle
  • Hector Hassey
  • Jessica Neiwert
  • Kwok Ka Cheong
  • Larry Stark
  • Linda K. Quinn
  • Llyn Strong
  • Mei-Ying Chang
  • Nuttapon Yongkiettakul
  • Ramesh Kumar Kumawat
  • Selvendran Mathiyalagan
  • Sophia Georiopoulou
  • Sun Hyang Ha
  • Ying-Nien Chen
  • Yoonji Choi