Early History of Jewelry: Ancient Times to the 17th Century

by Douglas S. LeGrand, GG It seems that every person between the ages of 8 and 18 knows the story of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone and Frodo the hobbit and his journey through the Middle Earth in the Lord of the Rings. Gemstones and jewelry have been a part of mankind since before history […]

History of Handcrafted Beaded Jewelry Article

History of Handcrafted Beaded Jewelry Article You might feel that the history of handcrafted beaded jewelry cannot possibly be very interesting, but in fact, it is quite intriguing to learn where this part of culture began. Some say that the beginnings of beaded jewelry began more than 70,000 years ago when man found the beads […]