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History of earrings antiquity to contemporary

Throughout history it appears that fashion and hairstyles dictated the popularity or rarity of wearing earrings.  The Antique Jewelry University has an article with samples that unfolds the origins of earrings from ancient to contemporary. 21 more words

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Exquisite

Buccellati high jewelry is equisite.   These earrings are called The Fall of Phaeton, the materials are yellow gold, white gold and diamonds, the price is $170K.  23 more words

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Rules of the Ear

Did you ever wonder if there were rules about how long your earrings should be, or how large they should be based on your hair, dress or event?   29 more words

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London Society of Jewelry Historians

Interesting space to spend some time.  It is the oldest society dedicated to the history of jewelry.  It is located in London

Antique Jewelry

1920s in 2017 trends

Elle shows the fringe effect with the modern interpretation of the flapper dress as a new trend.  A costume gem encrusted headband shimmers. Sequins sparkle and nail art punctuates. 8 more words

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Flash from the Past

Vogue shows off the jewelry trends for spring/summer 2017.  Big, heavy earrings cover the ear and drop to the shoulder.  Art school earrings have geometric shapes, lines and materials. 39 more words

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