15+ Women Share the History of Their Precious Jewelry

year ago

Jewelry is more than just an accessory. It can tell a story, express a personality, or mark a special occasion. Whether it’s a sparkling diamond ring or a colorful handmade necklace, they can make women feel happy and proud. In this article, we’ll explore some of the most amazing pieces of jewelry that women around the world love to show off.

1. “Great Grandma’s ring happened to fit me perfectly. I got the broken opal (her birthstone) and replaced it with a garnet (my birthstone).”

2. “Together 6 years, married 2, preggo 7 months, and just got the engagement and wedding band upgrade of my dreams.”

3. “My mother-in-law gave me her mother’s ring and gave me her blessing to change it however I wanted. Here’s the before and after.”

4.“This is a 24k ring my grandmother passed down to me from when she graduated medical school, I believe.”

5. “I made jewelry from ordinary macaroni! How do you like this idea?”

6. “Bought this antique opal ring and I can’t get over how gorgeous the stone is!”

7. “Found a neet sterling silver necklace for $20 at the flea market today.”

8. “I absolutely love making colorful necklaces embellished with beautiful crystals.”

9. “This was my great-grandma’s ring that made its way to me. Its blue topaz and diamond. Has anyone ever seen a gemstone cut like this?”

10. “I made these barnacle rings with 18k yellow gold and pastel-colored sapphires.”

11. “A 14k yellow gold diamond and ruby bracelet I fabricated using my clients’ old jewelry!”

12. “Head-over-heels for my ’new’ late-Victorian garnet and seed pearl beauty!”

13. “My recent cloisonné enamel pendant”

14. “My boyfriend got me this gorgeous ring for my birthday.”

“He’s from Hawai’i and wanted me to have something that represented the islands. The band and leaves are gold, in the shape of maile leaves. The stone is black coral, which is the state gem!”

15. “After 8 years together, he finally proposed and I’m obsessed.”

16. “I wanted to see how pearls would look with copper, so I did this.”

17. “I just inherited my grandmother’s 11-diamond bracelet for my college graduation. I am still shocked!”

18. “Before and after cleaning this very dirty ring I purchased for 50 CAD. I didn’t even know the stone was blue!”

If you enjoyed this article, check out these other fascinating insights and stories about jewelry:

Preview photo credit lyscity / Reddit


Get notifications
Lucky you! This thread is empty,
which means you've got dibs on the first comment.
Go for it!

Related Reads