Fall Style Trends: Return of the Brooch
One of the big trends on the fall runways, was the return of the brooch – in fact the return of very large brooches as seen on the runways of fashion houses like Prada and Balenciaga among others. This is good news, because we’re sure that somewhere in every tomatoes jewelry boxes, you have at least a couple tucked away. And if you don’t, or want to add some whimsy and fresh style to your wardrobe we have some picks too, and creative ways to wear them.
The Versatile Brooch
The fun thing with brooches is you can dress them up and dress down. Wear them on an evening gown, or a tee shirt. Or pin one to a hat, a belt, a handbag, or even a shoe. Nothing boring there.
Some Fun Picks
The Butterfly Brooch. You’ll stand out wearing this Statement Oversized Clear Crystal Butterfly Brooch. Featuring a butterfly shaped design, set with clear crystal, faceted glass stones providing sparkle from every angle. Wear high on the shoulder for Hollywood glamour, pin it to a jacket, or simply dress up a chic black sweater. Amazon, $26.91.
The High Heel Brooch. How adorable is the high heel brooch? It’s gold plated hot with with sparkling crystals in hues of clear. Wear it on your lapel, around your neck with a ribbon, on your hat and even on your evening clutch or handbag. And it’s only $12.95 from Amazon.
The Ship Brooch. How fun is this brooch, an 18th century galleon in black French enamel with simulated black pearl accent. Encrusted with sparkling crystals. $125 from the jewelry company, 1928.
The Spider & Web Brooch. This antique style, Victorian-inspired brooch features a Swarovski crystal spider climbing on a gold tone web. The brooches border is surrounded by petite clear Swarovski crystals. The brooch measures 2 1/4 ” in diameter. $95 from jewelry company, 1928.
Justice. This antique brooch is the ultimate vintage piece for any collector! Add a unique spin by pinning this gold tone balance scale to your favorite coat, purse or wherever else you want it to be noticed! One side of the scale holds crystals and the other holds mother of pearl stones. The scales dangle freely and move with your every step. $75 from jewelry company 1928.