We are excited to announce that Jos Skeates is a judge for our Make Your Mark Awards!
Jos is a Goldsmith, designer and retailer based in Clerkenwell, London. Having undertaken a traditional apprenticeship he later studied Jewellery Design at the prestigious Central St. Martins before setting up the contemporary jewellers EC One with partner and head buyer Alison Skeates.
EC One has been at the forefront of promoting new and upcoming talent which included Shaun Leane, Stephen Webster, Alex Monroe and Monica Vinader. Housing some of the most talented designers in the UK as well as internationally the business has forged strong links with the fashion press over many years.
The company also benefits from a large on-site workshop where a bespoke service sets it apart from other retailers. Having won a variety of awards including Best for Fashion, Best Boutique, Best Independent and been voted Time Out’s favourite jeweller in London, EC One continues to bridge the gap between the traditional trade and a boutique store. Jos is a Liveryman of The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths, has been involved with The British Fashion Council, and past chair of The Goldsmiths Craft and Design Council.
Enter the Awards by 11 January 2019! All details here.