Jewelry designer and goldsmith Liz Bucheit of Lanesboro, MN is a first place winner in the Bridal Wear Category of the Women’s Jewelry Association’s “Dazzle Diva” Design Competition. The Women’s Jewelry Association, founded in 1983, is the preeminent association of professional women in the jewelry, watch and related businesses. WJA, which operates through the national office in New York, comprises a network of 12 regional chapters and an international affiliate in India. WJA hosts an annual “Diva Design” competition for jewelers and designers with a different theme each year.
Bucheit placed first in the Bridal Wear Category for her “Queen for a Day” bridal tiara hand- fabricated from sterling silver wire, hand-cut drusey quartz leaves and black and white pearls. As a winner she will travel on an expense paid trip to New York City in March 2013 to the WJA Members Gala Event to receive her award. Liz Bucheit is the owner of Crown Trout Jewelers in Lanesboro, MN. Contact Liz at: 612-756-2908 www.crowntrout.com