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The AWARD categories 2022

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Categories:

Fine Jewelry

Jewelry for eternity—timeless, elegant, and with lasting value

Pieces of jewelry with a retail price starting at 1,000 euros can be entered along with details of the materials, price, and special features.

Criteria and entry conditions:

  • Retail price starting at 1,000 euros
  • Precious materials (e.g. gold, platinum, real colored gemstones, and diamonds)
  • Elegant, timeless design
  • High-quality workmanship
  • A significant amount of work done by hand

It is recommended that corresponding documents, such as a look book, press folder, or Information about social media channels and the Website are also submitted so that the jury can gain a detailed insight into the overall concept.

Fashion Jewelry

Jewelry that sets accents—the ideal companions to the latest fashion trends

Pieces of jewelry with a retail price less than 1,000 euros can be entered along with details of the materials, price, and special features.

Criteria and entry conditions:

  • Retail price less than 1,000 euros
  • High-quality workmanship
  • Fashionable design

It is recommended that corresponding documents, such as a look book, press folder, or information about social media channels and the website are also submitted so that the jury can gain a detailed insight into the overall concept.

Designer of the year

Master of styling—for jewelry featuring a unique design

Any piece of jewelry can be entered along with details of the materials, design concept, and company. The jewel of the designer of the year will be crowned.

Criteria and entry conditions:

  • Original design concept
  • Artisanal quality
  • Highly distinctive

The jury will evaluate the coherence of the concept based on design, creativity, and original use of materials. It is recommended that corresponding documents, such as a look book, press folder, or Information about social media channels and the Website are also submitted so that the jury can gain a detailed insight into the overall concept.

Design Newcomer of the year

The next generation—today’s talent is tomorrow’s master

Any self-made piece of jewelry or watch can be entered along with details of the materials, price, and special features.

Criteria and entry conditions:

  • Proof of ongoing training or education in an industry-related profession or subject
  • A description of the idea and the production process
  • Proof of completed training or education in an industry-related profession or subject (no longer than two years ago)

The jury will evaluate the quality and creativity as well as the workmanship involved. The winner will be given the opportunity to exhibit at INHORGENTA MUNICH 2022 as part of the “Brand-new” concept.

The entry fee does not apply to applicants in the "Design Newcomer of the Year" category.

Watch Design

A watch like no other—surprising contemporary designs

Any watch can be entered along with details of the materials, price, and special features of the design.

Criteria and entry conditions:

  • Original design
  • Innovative concept in terms of materials, functionality, technology, or design
  • Highly distinctive

In addition to the quality and innovative nature of the design, use of materials, and functionality, the jury will evaluate the distinctiveness and originality of the concept. It is recommended that corresponding documents, such as a look book or press folder, are also submitted so that the jury can gain a detailed insight into the overall concept.

Next Generation Retail

Better think differently—to secure progress and the future

All trendsetting concepts for the retail trade in the jewelry and watch industry can be submitted. The award goes to the store with the most convincing concept that best combines digital and stationary retail.

Criteria and entry conditions:

  • Retail shop for jewelry and watches
  • Market-relevant concepts with future potential
  • Progressive ideas that impress and are realistic
  • Detailed description of concept, realization, and aims

This category focuses on the future of retail in the jewelry and watch industry. Whether digitization, marketing, cross-channel, payment methods, store concepts, or planning operational succession – in times of rapid change, innovative ideas are the guarantors of progress.

Retailers Choice Award – Best Piece of Jewelry

The prize awarded by the retailers—for delighting people at first glance

Any piece of jewelry can be entered along with details of the materials, price, and special features.

Criteria and entry conditions:

  • From the current 2021/2022 collection
  • Comprehensive photography
  • Detailed description

Any piece of jewelry from the current 2021/2022 collection can be entered in this category without restriction. This year, the winner will be chosen online by the retailers on the based on descriptions and photos.

Retailers Choice Award – Best Watch

The prize awarded by the retailers—for delighting people at first glance

Any kind of watch can be entered along with details of the materials, price, and special features.

Criteria and entry conditions:

  • From the current 2021/2022 collection
  • Comprehensive photography
  • Detailed description

Any kind of watch from the current 2021/2022 collection can be entered in this category without restriction. This year, the winner will be chosen online by the retailers on the based on descriptions and photos.

Take part in the international competition of the jewelry and watch industry and secure yourself the coveted INHORGENTA AWARD!

There are several categories to choose from for submission. Called to participate are designers, Goldsmiths, watchmakers, jewelers, manufacturers, brands and young talents.

Apply now for the INHORGENTA AWARD

Terms of participation & deadlines

Participants must pay fees to take part in the INHORGENTA AWARD. Participants undertake to pay the fees by submitting their entry.
The following participation fees apply:
Exhibitors: EUR 349.00
Non-exhibitors: EUR 499.00

The submission deadline for the INHORGENTA AWARD is January 26, 2022. (Exception Retailers Choice categories: Deadline 21.01.2022)

If the competition has to be cancelled due to the pandemic, no participation fees will be charged.

Lena Hähnlein
Lena Hähnlein
Project Manager
Messegelände, 81823 München
+49 89 949-20189
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