Join us for an Instagram Live interview this Thursday, April 21st with 2021 AGTA Spectrum Awards™ winner, Llyn Strelau! Llyn won for Somewhere In The Rainbow with his magnificent “Dreamweaver” necklace that took two awards and for Jewels by Design with his “Luxuriant” Sautoir necklace and “Knotty” cufflinks.
To watch the interview live, please make sure you are following us on Instagram @agta_gems and tune into our live stream tomorrow, April 21st at 12PM Eastern.
Llyn believes that every piece of jewelry he makes should be a wearable art. Without a doubt, he has succeeded in that pursuit, especially this year! Take a look a Llyn’s necklaces and cufflinks that won four awards in the 2021 AGTA Spectrum Awards competition, taking Best of Platinum and Color, awarded by PGI, 1st Place in Classical, and Manufacturing Honors in Men’s Wear.
Best Use in Platinum and Color & 3rd Place in Business/Day Wear
Llyn Strelau with Somewhere In The Rainbow
Platinum “Dreamweaver” necklace featuring multicolored Akoya cultured Pearls with a removable platinum pendant with a specialty-cut Beryl suite; a 5.28 ct. Aquamarine, a 4.56 ct. Heliodor and a 2.86 ct. Morganite accented with Diamonds (.40 ctw.).
1st Place in Classical
Llyn L. Strelau with Jewels by Design
18K yellow gold “Luxuriant” Sautoir necklace featuring 18X16mm black and white South Sea cultured Pearls and 12mm black and white South Sea cultured Pearls accented with Diamonds (3.50 ctw.) on strands of Japanese baroque Keshi cultured Pearls.
Manufacturing Honors in Men’s Wear
Llyn L. Strelau, Jewels by Design
Silver calcite and 24K yellow gold “Knotty” cufflinks featuring a .22 ct. Ruby, a .22 ct. Sapphire, a .19 ct. tsavorite Garnet and a .18 ct. Diamond.