In a dazzling display of enduring partnership, Tiffany & Co. has announced the renewal of its multi-year collaboration with the USTA, solidifying its prestigious role as the Official Trophy Partner of the iconic US Open.
For an impressive 37 years and counting, Tiffany & Co.’s craftsmanship will once again take center stage as it meticulously designs and produces the coveted trophies that grace the US Open. This year, the brand is introducing an innovative twist: immediate on-site hand-engraving, a spectacle that adds an extra layer of enchantment to the winners’ moments of triumph.
As a testament to its unwavering commitment to equality, Tiffany & Co. will craft the distinguished Lifetime Achievement and Leadership Awards, which will honor two trailblazing women during the esteemed Champions of Equality Event on September 7. This gesture not only commemorates their remarkable contributions but also underscores Tiffany & Co.’s alignment with the spirit of progress and empowerment.
Moreover, a journey awaits attendees at the US Open, courtesy of Tiffany & Co.’s immersive booth on the South Plaza. This showcase will delve into the legacy of Tiffany and tennis, offering a unique narrative of shared history with the USTA.
Behold vibrant wall displays adorned with Tiffany Blue® tennis balls, a visual ode to the sport’s elegance and the brand’s undeniable allure. Adding a touch of modern enchantment, a Snap AR Mirror will excite visitors with two cutting-edge Augmented Reality Lens experiences, a harmonious blend of tradition and innovation
At the heart of this grand spectacle lies the meticulous artistry of Tiffany & Co.’s renowned hollowware workshop in Cumberland, Rhode Island. Each year, these timeless US Open trophies are carefully handcrafted, which makes it a symbol of the tournament’s prestige and an embodiment of Tiffany’s unparalleled craftsmanship.
Tiffany & Co.’s artistry unveiled in 1987, these coveted treasures are now an annual honor bestowed by the United States Tennis Association® upon the Men’s and Women’s Singles champions. As of 2023, a stride towards equality is celebrated, with both keepsake trophies standing in perfect harmony, each measuring around 18.5 inches tall and weighing a regal 10 pounds. This symphony of craftsmanship unfolds over an intricate 4.5-month creation, a testament to unwavering dedication from inception to masterpiece.
As the first serve is struck and the courts come alive with passion, Tiffany & Co.’s partnership with the US Open illuminates not only the trophies and moments of victory but also the very spirit of tennis itself, a symphony of excellence, innovation, and equality that continues to echo through the ages.