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Gemfields and Vogue India hosted the second edition of the Women of the Year Awards 2018, to raise a toast to inspirational and trail blazing women. Gemfields was the official Jewellery and Gemstone partner for the star-studded event which was attended by renowned personalities across film, business, fashion and philanthropy.

The evening celebrated the achievement of 22 unique individuals across 17 categories from varied fields, ages and demographic. The Life Time Achievement Award in association with Gemfields was awarded to Ritu Kumar, an Indian fashion designer. Leading Bollywood actresses, Radhika Apte, Janhvi Kapoor and Ujjwala Raut along with Indian journalist a television news anchor, Faye D’souza stepped onto the red carpet wearing jewellery by Jet Gems featuring Gemfields Mozambican rubies and Zambian emeralds.

Maria Grazia Chiuri, creative director, Christian Dior Couture announced as one of the first winners of the Vogue Women of the Year 2018 awards along with Bollywood A-listers like Kareena Kapoor, Preity Zinta, Allia Bhatt, Karthik Aryan and Kunal Kapoor were in attendance of the event along with the host for the evening, Karan Johar, an Indian film director, producer, screenwriter, costume designer, actor and television personality.