Tips on Caring for Jewelry


14 Karat Yellow Gold wide Ring with Topaz, Spinel, and Diamond. An S&K creation, available for purchase via our online store. Click here for details. Jewelry is one of our most intimate and cherished accessories. Understanding how to care for and protect your treasured jewelry can make a world of difference in maintaining its beauty [...]

Tips on Caring for Jewelry2018-05-10T20:49:44-04:00

Estate Jewelry


Periods of Estate Jewelry Estate jewelry may come from any time period, however the most popular are Georgian, Early Victorian, Mid-Victorian, Late Victorian, Arts and Crafts Era, Edwardian, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Retro, and Art Organique. Georgian Jewelry (1714–1837) – Georgian-era jewelry is fairly hard to come by as much of it has [...]

Estate Jewelry2017-02-16T00:11:03-04:00

Jewelry Timeline


Important Dates in Jewelry History 110,000 - 73,000 BC – Decorative sea shell beads found in the archeological digs in Morocco. They were probably used as amulets. Drilled shells have also been found in Israel, Algeria and South Africa. 38,000 BC – Beads made from bone and animal teeth found in France. 28,000 BC [...]

Jewelry Timeline2017-02-16T00:13:32-04:00

Jewelry History


From Ancient Decorative Objects to Modern Jewelry Personal items of adornment followed our rise from the prehistoric beginnings in ancient Africa to the modern times when fashion changes put tremendous pressure to the artisan who create countless jewelry designs across entire world. Here you can find out more about fascinating history of jewelry. [...]

Jewelry History2017-02-16T00:25:42-04:00