Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Add A Little Vintage with...A Brooch

A Beautiful vintage brooch can add a unique touch to a modern or otherwise ordinary outfit. They aren't just for your grandma anymore!

You can wear them in so many different ways, that it pays to have a couple in your jewelry box. Why not go vintage too? It adds a specialness to any outfit to have a piece of jewelry that tells a story all it's own! Here are a few ideas on how to wear brooches:

1) You can add a beautiful brooch to a hairstyle to add an unexpected touch of glamour!

2) Try pinning a small brooch to a cute hat for an added element of personalized style.

3) The old stand by-Wear one on a jacket or blazer, of course!

4) Use a brooch to fasten a wrap or cardigan.

5) Put a brooch on a low backed dress, or on a bustle or bow detailing of a dress to add further visual interest to the rear view of a dress or gown.

You can find vintage brooches in so many places, maybe even your grandma's jewelry box, but here are a few great examples:-)

Michelle's Vintage Jewelry $55

Earthly Adornments $160

Fabulous Facets $58



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