A stunning collection of gems and jewellery designed and carefully handcrafted by ten Emirati female designers has inevitably caught the eyes of jewellery hunters visiting the 47th Watch & Jewellery Middle East Show, being organised by and held at Expo Centre Sharjah. The Pioneering Emirati entrepreneurs have showcased their talents in jewellery design, as part of their participation in the Emirati Designers’ Pavilion, initiated by the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI), to support and promote young entrepreneur projects in all exhibitions. Through their displayed items, the Emirati designers have demonstrated their creative and professional ability in designing and crafting gemstones and jewellery, with each of whom leaving her own indelible mark in the jewellery industry by devising unique shapes coupled with creative colors that match that of the finest jewellery makers and the largest brands in the world. Attracting Emirati entrepreneurs H.E. Abdullah Sultan Al Owais, Chairman of SCCI, said: “Since its creation five editions ago, the Emirati Designers’ Pavilion has served as a springboard for lots of Emirati entrepreneurs including ladies, aspiring to get into the jewellery trade and design industry in the UAE. With their craft and marketing skills haven been sharpened, some of top jewellery brands are now held by Emirati designers, who were the fruits of the Chamber’s support and keenness to motivate and give them the opportunity to evince and foster their talents, Al Owais added. He stressed that the SCCI will spare no effort to support Emirati entrepreneurs and help them reach their highest potential and achieve their ambitions. Ideal Platform for talented Emiratis For his part, H.E. Saif Mohammed Al Midfa, CEO of Expo Centre Sharjah, said: “The 47th edition of the show has recorded a distinguished presence of Emirati entrepreneurs who thrilled many jewellery enthusiasts with their creative works. What we have seen in the show is promising and gives us a great hope with a generation of Emirati entrepreneurs capable of developing unique designs and enhance the UAE's position in the jewellery industry”. “The Watch & Jewellery Show has been and will always be an ideal platform for talented Emiratis looking forward to getting into the world of jewellery industry and developing their marketing and competitive skills”, Al Midfa added. Emirati designers Emirati designer Khadija Al Sinani, from Harf w Nagsh Jewellery, lauded the SCCI’s efforts to adopt and nurture young Emirati talents and help Emiratis reveal their exquisite exhibits in one the most important and most prominent jewellery shows not only in the UAE and but also in the region and the world. Emirati designer Fatima Al Bannai, from Baguette Design and who is participating for the first time in the Emirati Designers’ Pavilion, hailed the SCCI’s support extended to Emirati creatives and thanked Expo Centre Sharjah for giving her along with her colleagues the opportunity to introduce their trendy and unique designs. The Emirati Designers’ Pavilion has been a showstopper at this year’s exhibition, bringing together some of the pioneering Emirati entrepreneurs to showcase their talents in jewellery design, making it the perfect opportunity to discover handmade, authentic and unique designs for your loved ones.