About the Author
Carol Woolton is a jewelry historian, editor, stylist, and jewelry editor of British Vogue for twenty years, where she remains as contributing jewelry director. She was the first jewelry editor of Tatler magazine and has contributed to multiple newspapers, magazines, and online supplements around the world, including the Financial Times, Vanity Fair, Air Mail, the Daily Telegraph, and American Vogue. She curates jewelry exhibitions and The New Stone Age is her fifth book on the subject. She currently lives in London, where she co-founded The Leopards Jewelry Awards as a charitable initiative to support heritage crafts and skills, as well as mentor young people into the jewelry industry.