(ATLANTA) – The American Gem Trade Association (AGTA) recently announced winners in the 2015 AGTA Spectrum and Cutting Edge Awards. Atlanta-based D. Muscio Fine Jewelry Studio lead designer and metalsmith, Dawn Muscio, was awarded 1st place in the Men’s Wear division.
“I’m honored to be named among the industry’s top jewelry artisans in receiving this award,” says Muscio, co-founder of D. Muscio Fine Jewelry Studio. “Winning a Spectrum Award fulfills a career goal in being recognized among the most innovative designers by the industry’s more distinguished judges.”
The winning creation is a pair of 18K red gold and stainless steel “Pink Squared” cufflinks featuring pillow cut morganites (8.74 ctw.) accented with rubies (.87 ctw.) and diamonds (.60 ctw.) – retail $7600.
The AGTA Dinner Dance and Awards Gala will honor all 2015 Spectrum Award winners on February 7 during the 2015 AGTA Gem Fair in Tucson, Arizona.
The American Gem Trade Association is a non-profit serving the natural colored gemstone and cultured pearl industry since 1981. The organization has sponsored the annual AGTA Spectrum Awards™ design competition annually for 31 years.
D. Muscio fine jewelry studio, located in Atlanta, GA, offers more than 25 years of experience designing personalized and unique pieces. D. Muscio blends high quality craftsmanship with a modern aesthetic and technologies to create timeless and cherished fine jewelry. Each custom piece remains 100% unique to the client and will never be replicated. Learn more at www.dmuscio.com.