At Berganza we are passionate about antique jewellery, and in this series of features we'd like to share our passion and to inform, entertain and enthuse you too.


  • A History of Earrings: Part 7. The Art Deco Period, 1920’s to 1930’s

    Come the 1920s, a new and exciting decorative style was taking hold - Art Deco. Click here to learn about earring design during this period.
  • Turquoise: December Birthstone and Striking Winter Jewel

    The icy sky blue of turquoise provides a welcome pop of colour to winter; it is also aptly one of the birthstones for December. In this article we introduce this vibrant gem, whose popularity has stood the test of time.
  • Antique and Unique Christmas Gift Ideas

    We have a wide range of gift ideas to give to that special someone this Christmas, see some of our antique and vintage jewellery suggestions...


  • A History of Earrings: Part 3. Victorian Earrings: The Romantic Period 1837 - 1860

    Continuing with our popular earrings feature, this week we begin to look at the Victorian period.
  • A History of Earrings: Part 2. Middle Ages to Georgian

    Here is part 2 of our research into the fascinating history of earrings!
  • The ‘Downton Abbey effect’ on antique jewellery

    Downton Abbey is now airing its 5th series- set in the 1920s! Take a look at the fabulous Art Deco jewels worn by the characters.
  • A History of Earrings: Part 1. The Ancient World

    Enjoy part one of our brief history into the world of earrings, beginning with The Ancient World courtesy of our knowledgeable staff at Berganza Jewellers.
  • An Exquisite Cameo Suite by John Brogden

    Learn all about our impressive parure by English jeweller John Brogden and an informative history of cameos in antique jewellery...
  • Art Deco: Bold and beautiful jewellery of the 1920’s and 1930’s

    What is Art Deco? Discover one of the most prominent design eras in history.