Spring 2017 — Paris Fashion week

The Definitive History of the Choker - 5000 years and counting

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The Definitive History of the Choker - 5000 years and counting

Chokers, choker, chokers.... they're the fashion rage of 2017.........but the choker is not new to this world. Chokers can be traced back to ancient times, back to a time when most civilizations lived in constant fear of displeasing any number of imaginary gods. Jewelry was worn more for health, or superstitious/ritualistic purposes, rather than as the fashion accessory we use it as today.  Much like garlic is worn fictitiously to ward off Vampires, the predecessors to our beloved choker's were once worn for protection too.   Ancient Chokers  This ancient Egyptian choker found in Giza, Egypt is believed to be from the IV...

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