Jewelers of America (JA), the national trade association for businesses serving the fine jewelry retail marketplace, has awarded Christopher P. Eiland of the Lincoln-based jewelry store Sartor Hamann a first-place award in the 2013 CASE Awards, the association’s annual jewelry design competition. The CASE Awards recognize the creativity, artistry, style and excellence in jewelry design from top jewelers across the nation. Eiland won the first-place CASE Design Award in the Women’s Jewelry (Under $2,000 Retail) category for a druzy quartz pendant with diamond melee. The piece also won third place in the 2012 Nebraska/South Dakota Jewelers Association Design Competition.
Sartor Hamann is a member of Jewelers of America, the largest national association for fine jewelry retail businesses with the most reputable jewelers in the United States, who are backed by a commitment to Jewelers of America’s Code of Professional Practices. A consistent winner of industry design awards for their stunning creations, Sartor Hamann offers comprehensive in-house jewelry design and repair services. Since 1905, Sartor Hamann Jewelers has provided Nebraska with fine jewelry, watches and gifts. For more information about Sartor Hamann, call (402) 476-8561, stop in to one of their three convenient locations or visit them online at www.sartorhamann.com.