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2024 Top of the Town Voting is Open!

To Vote, scan the QR code below or go to 5280 Top of the Town and Enter Your Nomination for John Atencio for Denver’s Best Local Jewelry Designer.  Voting Ends March 1, 2024.


About John Atencio

In a career spanning over four decades, John Atencio, a native of Colorado, is a talented artist, designer and jeweler known for his compelling and distinct designs and impeccable quality.

John began his journey with his first store in a small alley near CSU in Fort Collins in 1976. Now with five stores in Colorado, John infuses with his personal experience of the world – carefully hand-sketching each design and planning every detail before each piece is expertly crafted by skilled master artisans.

Simply said, a lifetime of experience informs each of John’s designs –reflecting the unmistakable artistry of a master craftsman. From his distinct architectural lines, to using more metal than other jewelers, John’s clean style brings form, function, beauty, and comfort. Using only recycled gold and responsibly sourced gemstones, each piece is expertly crafted with the finest materials to last a lifetime.

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Since 1996, Top of the Town has been and continues to be Denver's go-to resource for finding the top businesses in dining, culture + nightlife, shopping, services, and sports/outdoors/fitness. Voting is always very competitive.