The Draw A Design exercises a methodical and meticulous judging process. The judging process will be in two stages – Preliminary Round & Final Round. In the preliminary round, the jury will check all the entries & evaluate each design according to the agreed judgment criteria. Those selected for the final stage of the Competition will be notified of the details by email. The result will be released in September 2020.

Judges for the Draw A Design play a significant role in keeping an authoritative benchmark of the Competition, as well as confirming that the very best of design talents is recognized.

Judging Criteria

Entries for competition will be evaluated anonymously, impartially, and ethically against the following criteria:

  • Affordability
  • Wearability
  • Creativity
  • Craftsmanship
  • Functionability
  • Growth Potential
  • Aesthetics
  • Innovation
  • Saleability

Main Judging Panel

Cris St. Valery

Host (TJC, UK)

Chloe Marshall

Host (TJC, UK)

Becky Booker

Host (ShopLC, USA)

Karen Connelly

Host (ShopLC, USA)

Cindy Chen Derkacz

VP of Merchandising (ShopLC, USA)

Monal Gehlot

Buyer (TJC, UK)

Vikram Singh Deg

Buyer (TJC, UK)

Suraj Prasad

General Merchandising Manager (ShopLC, USA)

Preeta Agarwal

Jewellery Specialist