If you try to create a jewelry rating, various types of earrings in this top will surely be in the first or second places. This is not surprising: sometimes we pierce the ears of infants who have not yet reached even a year. And the choice of both female and male jewelry for “adult” ears can only be envied. Without exaggeration, you can find for yourself such earrings as you want. And one more. And further.
And here, beautiful women, blinded by the beauty of an accessory they like, often have one very insidious effect. Agree, as a rule, we only think about one thing: what will it look like? Will a new accessory decorate me? No words: this is really the most important question. But he is far from the only one. The second, as if arising from the first, should certainly be the following: what is the earring clasp that I liked? Will it be convenient and reliable? There are no particular difficulties here. It is simply important for you to find a balance. Is the fastener too tight? Inconveniently. Too loose? Dangerously. Truth, as often happens, is somewhere in between.
That is why you need to spend a little time in order to find out what are the clasps on the earrings. Only in this way you can choose not only a beautiful, but also a reliable model. Let’s get it right. Continue reading
Since the incomparable Coco Chanel has revived the fashion for pearl jewelry, there has been an ongoing debate about how to wear pearl jewelry. Someone is afraid of ancient superstitions that scare us that wearing this organic gem is a tear. Someone is worried that the image with pearl jewelry will easily add to its owner a dozen or two years. Well, someone just admires the stylish bows of Angelina Jolie and other celebrities, sighing, that they really know how to wear pearls.
History of Pearl Jewelry
It is difficult to find a person who would be indifferent to a pearl necklace or earrings. A reverent attitude to this unique stone is even in our language: it is not for nothing that something refined, a real treasure, standing out from the general series of objects of the same type, we call a pearl. In addition, pearls are perhaps the only stone that does not need to be processed. He is born into the light, grows, attached to the sink. And when the turn comes to become an ornament, the jeweler does not carry out any additional manipulations. Yes, and why? After all, every pearl is perfection in itself. Continue reading
They captivate with their beauty. They give fabulous money at auctions. All fans of jewelry accessories dream of them. The richest people in the world arrange a “hunt” for them. All of these are colored diamonds. Where do fancy color diamonds come from? Why is everyone going crazy with such pebbles? Which specimens are considered the most expensive? Let’s try to figure it out!
History of colored diamonds
For a long time, diamonds, which had an interesting shade, were deprived of the attention of jewelry connoisseurs. They were confused with other minerals – corundum, quartz and other pebbles. When the scale of mineralogical hardness appeared and the methods of “age” analysis of minerals were developed, it became clear that not only transparent but also colored diamonds can be found in nature.
Jewelers began to use the concept of “fantasy diamonds” only at the end of the 20th century. Then the color versions of the “royal stone” and gained unprecedented popularity. 1987 is considered the “finest hour” of fantasy pieces. It was then that an auction was held in New York, at which a colored diamond was first appreciated. For a red pebble, the weight of which almost reached a carat, the buyer laid out a million dollars. This was a signal to the world about the beginning of a new era in jewelry: fantasy stones climbed the pedestal, and the more colorful the color of the diamond, the better. Continue reading