History and origin of the earrings
The earrings would have been discovered, for the first time, in Mongolia, approximately 8000 years ago. The drilling earlobes is, therefore, the most ancient and widespread body transformation, across the world. For the mongol people, the earring was a richness symbol which demonstrated the high social status of the woman wearing it. Displaying by the Perse empire soldiers, they are asked by the Greek women since the anciant period. At the time of the pharaohs, the women already worn earrings for their aethetic and charmer effects. In our modern societies, it is used by men and women as a fashion accessory.
These creations did not always had the same signification across the ages and cultures: At the time of the Middle-Age, only the aristocrats women worn earrings, as it was not well seen to drill the earlobes. It would not be until the 18th century that the earring would become a true fashion accessory.
In our modern society, the earring is used by men and women as a trend object. From years to years, the earrings models have changed, making it an accessory more and more known. The earrings styles fit to the trends rhythm and keep on diversifying, as well as the used materials. Whether they are precious or fantasies, the earrings are now a part of the jewels that we wear on a daily basis. They are the jewels the most worn by women in our period. Today, earrings erect themselves with different ways, and complement our outfits and face’s edges.
The natural stone and 18 carats earrings
Cut on a necklace, a bracelet, a pendent, a ring or yet earrings, the natural stones have always been the star in the jewellery and jewel’s confection sectors. We also find precious, ornemental, semi-precious or fine stones, associated to gold, silver, or even gold plated.
At min&ral joaillerie, the brut and the precious naturally merge to ally the natural stones beauty to the timelessness of the 18 carats gold.
With different styles and varied designs, at min&ral joaillerie, each creation put forward 100% natural stones. Céleste inspiration, Méditerranean evasion or even link symbol, each of our ligns incarnates the material’s naturalness as well as the design fluidity.
You will find the mirroring reflection of the moonstone, the opacity of the onyx, the softness of the amazonite and the immaculated sparkle of the Marble of Carrare, through the Céleste earrings.
Between profound, vivid or pastel shades, the earrings from the Bestouan lign mix the gold lurex detail to the natural stones beauty. Interchangeable creations declined in six different hues of natural stones.
Reflecting the union and complementarity, you will find the Eclipse earrings, oscillating between the Onyx protection, the Diamond refinement and fascinating charm of the Lapis-Lazuli.
Link symbol, the Esperluette earrings incarnate the finesse at its pure state. Finally, you will find the rare beauty of the Druzy with the Druzy earrings, declined in blue Calcedony, Cornélian and black Onyx.