When it comes to jewelry, you can never go wrong with gold, though the styles can vary from decade to decade. Right now, it’s the big statement gold styles of twenty years ago that’s making a resurgence, which means the jewelry that got pawned for being dated is now totally fashion retro. Come into National Pawn and Jewelry in Fort Lauderdale and we’ll show you what we mean.

18k yellow gold Tiffany & Co. Paloma Picasso signed lightning bolt broach

18k yellow gold Tiffany & Co. Paloma Picasso signed lightning bolt broach

Designers find great freedom in malleable gold, which allows them to sculpt unusual designs. These geometric and freeform patterns translate well to earrings and rings, and look great accented with just-as-bold semi-precious stones. Big chunky medallions and pendants also make great statements for women who aren’t afraid of size. Oversized gold beads, plates, and links also make great chains that demand attention.


22k yellow gold lady hinged bangle bracelet

Because of better techniques, today’s big gold pieces are not only lighter than their predecessors but also more affordable. This is especially beneficial with earrings: wear the biggest hoops without worrying that you’ll soon be able to wear gauges.

The timing of the bold gold renaissance couldn’t be better as we move into fall, with its rich colors that show off gold beautifully. With gold a timeless investment, adding to one’s gold collection is never a bad idea. If you want to buy gold jewelry in South Florida, stop into a pawn shop. You never know what they might have their latest forays to estate and jewelry sales.