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America's Coolest Stores

America’s Coolest Stores-2009

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Here’s a sneak preview of the winners of INSTORE’s eighth annual "America’s Coolest Stores" contest. Winners will be featured in the August edition of INSTORE. But visitors to INSTOREMAG.COM can get an advance look at the winners, including many more photos of each store and other exclusive online content.

 

Congratulations to our winners, both big and small. You now officially rank among America’s very coolest stores. Thanks also to the more than 100 stores who entered this year’s contest. (The decisions were tougher this year than ever, judges said. So if you didn’t win, please try again next year.) And thanks to our superb judges for all the time they spent working with us on this year’s contest.  

 

ONLINE ONLY! See group editorial director David Squires congratulate the winning stores on video.

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1st Place

BIG COOL 

London Jewelers 

Manhasset, NY

Photo Gallery  | Story  | Judges’ Comments

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SMALL COOL 

Zoltan David

Bee Cave, TX 

Photo Gallery | Story  | Judges’ Comments

 

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2nd Place

BIG COOL 

Hyde Park Jewelers

Phoenix, AZ 

Photo Gallery | Story  | Judges’ Comments
 

 

SMALL COOL 

Patronik Designs and Jewelry Gallery

Burlingame, CA 

Photo Gallery | Story  | Judges’ Comments

 

3rd Place

BIG COOL 

Ylang|23

Dallas, TX 

Photo Gallery | Story  | Judges’ Comments

 

SMALL COOL 

The Green Bull Fine Jewelry Couture

Boerne, TX 

Photo Gallery | Story  | Judges’ Comments

 

4th Place

BIG COOL 

Diana Vincent Jewelry Designs

Washington Crossing, PA 

Photo Gallery | Story  | Judges’ Comments

 

SMALL COOL 

Spexton

Tulsa, OK

Photo Gallery | Story  | Judges’ Comments

 

5th Place

BIG COOL 

Manfredi Jewels

Greenwich, CT 

Photo Gallery | Story  | Judges’ Comments

 

SMALL COOL 

Dumont Estate Jewelry

New York, NY

Photo Gallery | Story  | Judges’ Comments

  

 

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