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The joy of vintage jewellery

As a teenager I became obsessed with costume jewellery and since then I have collected it, in particular vintage and second hand pieces.

Nothing fancy, just fun! 456 more words


Upcoming shows & events - July

Here is a run down of where you can find me with the Hotties Vintage stall, and both Malc and I The Chicken Shack / Rock’n’Roll events. 452 more words


Vintage Souvenir Photo Booklet Brooches 

I have come across quite a few of these little souvenir photo booklet brooches over the years and find them to be fascinating little pieces of history. 349 more words

Vintage Brooch

Musketeers and Jewellery

As some of you know I have recently been to a Musketeers themed masked ball. The costuming level was incredible and some people had taken this to the next step with their jewellery choices as well. 459 more words


Jewellery in the 1920's

With the release of The Great Gatsby back in 2014, the popularity of Downton Abbey and the wonderful show Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, it was no surprise that the ‘Roaring 20’s’ and prohibition style parties had a come back. 507 more words


Victorian Jewellery

The Victorian era ran from 1837 – 1901 with the reign of Queen Victoria, it is romanticised as a time of great adventure and exploration by the steampunk community. 709 more words


The History of The Cameos

A cameo is defined as a a method of carving an object such as an engraved gemstone, item of jewellery or  a vessel. It nearly always features a raised relief image and originally cameo only referred to works where the relief image was of a contrasting colour to the background. 484 more words