Jewelry has been worn since the beginning of humanity as a way to show individuality and social status. From the days of stones and bones through modern handmade or 3D-printed beauties, jewelry is an amazing way to showcase your individual style. China is one of the oldest civilizations in the...
Fabric jewelry has been around since ancient times and is still popular even now. In this post, we’re exploring some different types of fabric jewelry and what techniques you can use to make amazing jewelry from fabrics today. The concept of decorating the body with accessories came about back in...
Welcome to the last post in our Jewelry Through The Ages series! We hope you’ve enjoyed it so far. In part 9, we’re finding out more about the contemporary jewelry we see around us today. Contemporary jewelry is made up of a variety of different forms and styles. Some styles...
Jewelry production in the 1960s through to the 1980s was loud, proud and designed to make a statement! Fine jewelry was still being made and worn by those that could afford it, but many people liked to wear costume jewelry, which played a big part in the fashion of...

 

In today’s installment of Jewelry Through The Ages, we’re exploring Retro Era jewelry, also known as Retro Modern or cocktail jewelry. It’s not uncommon to consider something that is “Retro” as something dating back to the 1960s or 1970s. But when it comes to Retro jewelry, the time period involved...
This week, as part of our Jewelry Through The Ages series, we’re revisiting the 1920s and 1930s to find out more about an iconic style of jewelry that still influences jewelry design today – the style of Art Deco. The Art Deco era took place from around 1920 to 1935....
As part of our mission to explore jewelry through the ages, today’s article is all about jewelry from the late 19th and early 20th centuries - Art Nouveau and Edwardian jewelry. Before we begin with Art Nouveau jewelry, let’s first look at what the Art Nouveau style is all about....
Today’s post is the fourth installment in our “Jewelry Through The Ages” series and this time, we’re exploring Victorian jewelry. The Victorian era (1837 to 1901) was a time of great change in terms of technology, politics, art and fashion. This was a time period in which great inventions were...
We have another installment of our Jewelry Through The Ages series for you today in which we’re exploring the history of jewelry, starting from ancient Egyptian times right through to present day. In this post, we’re focusing on jewelry from the Renaissance period (from around 1500 to 1830 CE). The...
Today, we’re exploring medieval jewelry as part of our series “Jewelry Through The Ages”, which is all about the history of jewelry and how it’s developed throughout time. The medieval period (5th to the 15th century) is also referred to as the Middle Ages in European history. It began after...
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