PANDORA bracelets and charms have taken the jewelry world by storm.
Whether you are someone who never leaves the house without your jewelry or you can count on one hand how often you wear your jewelry, you are probably very familiar with PANDORA. When it comes to jewelry, you have a wide variety of options to choose from, but jewelry is about more than just sparkle and style! There are so many interesting things about jewelry that so many people are completely unaware of, and because of this, our experts have come up with a list of interesting facts about jewelry.
Interesting facts about jewelry:
- Although jewelry has been around almost as long as humanity has been around, the ancient civilizations of Mesopotamia and Egypt were the first to start an organized production of it.
- The majority of pearls available today are made-man by inserting a small shell inside of an oyster. Over a minimum of 3 years, the oyster will cover the shell with pearl material.
- Many different styles have had an effect on jewelry, the most notable of which include Renaissance, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Victorian and Romanticism.
- In ancient Rome, it was thought that the 4th finger on the left hand held a vein that went directly to the heart, called the “Vein of Love”. Although science has proven that this vein doesn’t exist, we still wear wedding rings on that finger today!
These are just a few of the many interesting facts about jewelry that our experts have found for you. Want to learn more? If so, please stay tuned for our next blog!