What's the difference between Art Deco and Art Nouveau? What does Edwardian even mean? What kind of antique jewellery do you have? Learn everything you need to know about the history of jewellery styles and trends in this chronological breakdown and the most popular jewellery styles in history.
A ridiculously long time period in jewellery (130 years to be exact) resulted in a VERY slow change in style and trends. Thus, the Georgian era is a pretty distinct time period with very consistent style. Want to see what thus distinct styles were?
Definitely the most iconic time period, but also the most confusing. For example, did you know that Edwardian and Art Nouveau are actually from the same era? Crazy right? There's are lot more to learn. Just click and find out.
While it may look like Art Nouveau Art Deco has very different roots than its predecessors. The aesthetic and perpetuation of the look has a strange combination of influences ranging from the colonialism to feminism. Trust me when I say you're going to want to know more.