Friday, October 9, 2009

Press Release:


Philadelphia Jeweler Layne Freedline’s Design Wins Jewelry Artist Magazine Design Challenge


Philadelphia, PA; September 2009


Philadelphia jewelry designer Layne Freedline wins “Design Challenge” award in Jewelry Artist magazine’s September 2009 issue.


Layne Freedline’s outstanding original jewelry design won the “Design Challenge” hosted by Jewelry Artist magazine. The sketch of her gorgeous pendant

was selected as a finalist out of thousands of submissions. Layne was awarded the final honor this fall when her finished pendant appeared on page 9 of the September issue of Jewelry Artist.

About the Artist:

Layne received her bachelors degree in Jewelry and Metalsmithing from Temple University and completed several prestigious apprenticeships before opening Layne Designs in 2008, a jewelry design label specializing in one of a kind heirloom quality jewelry pieces. Layne is a fine jeweler who personally designs and creates each piece in her metal shop outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her designs are featured in the 2010 Philadelphia Art Cooperative Calender, and many of her pieces are currently available at the Langman Gallery in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania

To see a gallery of her award-winning jewelry, please visit

Press Contact:

Layne Freedline

PO Box 1058, Oaks PA 19456