The closest to the face pieces of jewellery, the ones that can bring out or not do justice to the facial features and whose application and combination with other jewels needs knowledge and a good sense of moderation, the earrings, are one of the most beautiful pieces of a worthy jewellery box. Clip-on, having a single stone or a combination of gemstones, pendant, in gold or platinum, the earrings add a glow to the person wearing them and catch the eye, adding to the overall appearance.
In the collection of Tzamos Jewellery shop, there are some of the most beautiful pieces – earrings from Greece and neighbouring Italy. Most of them shaped with precious stones,they lend weight to red or to the glow of green, blue, light blue or transparent –white. Rubies, emeralds, blue topaz, and diamond, on platinum or 18-carat gold, clipped on the ear or hanging, depending on the style, the dress code of the person who wears them or the occasion, the earrings of Tzamos Jewellery shop reflect the prestige, the luxury, the sense of moderation, in wise proportions and combinations of colors and materials.
They have been the “secret” of beauty and embellishment since ancient times. They used to adorn the heads of the mycenaean women, while they were also depicted being worn by persian, roman and byzantine women and men.They have been referred in hundreds of texts to decorate the gods’ faces or admired on the faces of important historical or fictional figures. The earrings are loved by men and women and by young people, even in the early years of adolescence. The piercing of the ear with an earring is a custom from ancient times, while nowadays it is considered the most widespread practice of adornment.