From Press Release
Gem Shopping Network Presents Jewelry Through the Ages
Two–Day Event Offers a Historical Look at Estate Jewelry from 1714-1950
Estate jewelry has always been a big part of what makes Gem Shopping Network distinctive. In keeping with that uniqueness, the leading TV jewelry shopping network presents Jewelry Through the Ages, which offers viewers a historical look at estate jewelry from 1714-1950. The network will offer a series of historical segments around each era of jewelry—from Antique (Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian) to Art Nouveau and Art Deco to Retro. The hosts will discuss events, architecture and art that were prevalent and influenced the designs in jewelry at that time. Jewelry Through the Ages premieres on from andSunday, April 24 from 3-9 p.m. ET.
Glamour and romance from each period will be centerpieces of the presentation on estate jewelry. The network will showcase relevant photos and video of the arbiters of fashion, architecture, art and other influencers on jewelry fashion and jewelry design of the time. Gemstones, gem cuts and treatments of the period will also be highlighted, as will technical styles for gem cutting and jewelry creation for the period. Collections will be presented by models to show how the styles are relevant for today.
40.00ctw Diamond Platinum 93.00gr Necklace Circa Deco 15"
Cartier Estate 15.10 ctw Blue Sapphire Multi-shape & 13.50 ctw Diamond Round 18K Yellow Gold Necklace GIA Lab Report Approx. Wt. Length 18
A few of the exquisite pieces that are featured on Jewelry Through the Ages are a Cartier estate 18” necklace with 15.1 ctw blue sapphire and 13.5 ctw diamond set in yellow gold; a David Webb estate brooch with 40 ctw of rubies and 14.75 ctw diamonds set in yellow gold from the retro period; an estate diamond necklace with 40 ctw of diamonds set in platinum from the art deco period; anestate ruby and diamond bow bracelet with 22 ctw of rubies and 31.5 ctw of diamonds in platinum from the retro period; a platinum natural pearl 1.4ct yellow diamond; and a 1.3ct white diamond ring from the Bella Epoque.
For almost 19 years, Gem Shopping Network, has offered a curated experience of rare gemstones and fine, exquisite jewelry and estate pieces from around the world exclusively to its customers. As a leading TV shopping company, the network specializes solely in jewelry and offers viewers the opportunity to purchase a vast collection of one-of -kind pieces from around the world. Gem Shopping Network’s knowledgeable hosts combine expertise, entertainment and education while presenting unique gemstones and fine, exquisite jewelry. The network offers mostly 14k-24k gold, higher graded accent diamonds, fine to finest quality colored stones as well as precision craftsmanship. The network does not sell any man-made or synthetic gemstones and it has in-house jewelry artisans, award-winning gemstone cutters and a staff of graduate gemologists.
Gem Shopping Network is a 24/7 channel seen in 62 million households. Gem Shopping Network is available on DirecTV Channel 228, DISH Channel 229, AT&T U-verse 430/14Watch the network via its Live Stream anywhere, anytime at 0, Verizon Fios and Time Warner (check your local listings). www.gemshopping.com.