Only around three to five thousand years ago, the Egyptians started making jewelry. I’ve always found Ancient Egyptian jewelry to be a particularly impressive body of work, and a personal source of inspiration for my own work. Not because I like gold (I actually hate it), but because of their elaborate approach, and their pioneering and trendsetting ways. When I think of jewelry history in general, the first thing that comes to mind is Egyptian jewels.
A History of Jewelry: The Beginning Jewelry design has always fascinated me. What’s so amazing to me is how long the desire to adorn oneself with jewelry has been around. Clothing is one way to express or differentiate yourself, but … Continued