A symbol of status and wealth, jewelry has been used for thousands of years. The word jewelry is derived from the Latin word jocale, means plaything. Styles, methods & designs have drastically changed as jewelers found new & inventive ways to rework metals into new shapes & textures. This innovation in jewelry making also includes changes in the various materials used to create fresh and unique jewelry.
A Ring is a small circular band that is typically made of metals such as gold, platinum, titanium that serves as a symbol of marriage, commitment, authority & status. Rings can range from simple gold bands to diamond encrusted wedding rings, as designs are truly limitless.
A Necklace is an article of jewelry that is known as one of the earliest forms of human display of religion & wealth. Necklaces can be made with Gold and various metals and can be inlaid with stones such as diamonds, rubies & more.
Earrings are a popular accessory that has been in use for thousands of years. Generally placed on an external part of the ear, it can be created by a variety of metals such as gold, silver, platinum & more.
A Bracelet is a piece of jewelry that is worn on a wrist or ankle (anklet). Bracelets can be created from metals, and various materials and can be inlaid with diamonds and various gemstones.
A Pendant is normally an ornament that hangs from a bracelet, earring, or necklace. Oftentimes a gemstone is placed within the pendant.Pendants call back on earlier forms of jewelry such as an amulet or talisman.
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