The earliest form of jewelry is believed to have been a pair of beads created from Nassarius shells, approximately 100,000 years ago. Since then, some type of jewelry or the other has been worn as an adornment to accentuate one's appeal, not only by women but by men, too. It was not until precious gemstones were discovered, when they became an integral part of jewelry. Owing to the desire for the ethnic look, beaded gemstone jewelry has now become a popular choice. During the past decade, the demand for custom jewelry has also grown as many people desire to have gemstone jewelry that is original and out of the ordinary.
In this ultra-modern, day and age, people, particularly those who are reliably well off, are quite discerning in their choice of jewelry and appearance. This is why beaded jewelry, as well as custom gemstone jewelry, have become much in demand and jewelry stores are sitting up and taking note notice.
The largest reason why jewelry is so popular and alluring, is because each gemstone has its own unique, visibly distinct qualities, and when combined together with other different gemstones, a beautiful piece of beaded gemstone jewelry can be created. Jewelry can also be given added value and sophistication in terms of appearance when created with some precious metals, such as gold or silver.
With some imagination and creativity, you can create an exclusive set of custom gemstone jewelry consisting of earrings, necklace and bracelet. Such sets can either be created using gemstones of similar type and color, or a combination of different types of gemstones of varied colors. In this manner, you can have either, a piece of gemstone, or a complete beaded gemstone jewelry set to match whatever dress you wear.
It comes as no surprise why gemstones has such a long and illustrious history, as they are viewed by any jewelry lover as true works of art. You'll find it fascinating to watch and admire all those women wearing beaded jewelry or custom gemstone jewelry at those social events you attend – weddings, dances or parties. You can also have your own unique and exclusive jewelry that will not only enhance your beauty but will also reflect your sense of style, taste and personality. Keep in mind, if you prefer to use expensive gemstones for your gemstone jewelry set, try and limit the colors of the stones to two. This is because multiple colors may give your beaded gemstone jewelry a cheap appearance. You may, of course, use more than two colors, if you are using cheaper gemstones, interspersed with silver beads, for a more colorful gemstone jewelry necklace, earring or bracelet.
As gemstone jewelry-making techniques have become more sophisticated, custom gemstone jewelry is now easier to acquire. To create your own unique piece or set of beaded gemstone jewelry, you will need just a little of your creative talents and imagination. Gemstone jewelry is here to stay and will be around till the end of time.