Tag Archives: vintage

How to buy vintage

Q. Do you have any tips on how to shop for the best vintage jewellery? A. We asked vintage jewellery expert, Jennifer Gibson. “I’m often asked for tips on how to buy vintage successfully,” says Jennifer. “My advice is simple and mirrors my own buying techniques with 3 simple steps. Firstly, it has to be love […]

The Bling Ring

The world’s most elegant woman, Coco Chanel, was said to have advised the following when dressing with accessories: “Before you leave the house, look in the mirror and take one thing off!” However, when faced with a veritable Aladdin’s cave of remarkable, standout 20th century costume jewellery, I couldn’t decide what I liked best, let alone what I would want to […]

Spring back in time

I’ve recently returned from a short visit to Los Angeles and I was impressed… LA offers everything from swimming and surfing at the beach to skiing in the mountains and camping in the desert, and its shopping experience is not too dissimilar. From bargain local thrift stores to designer vintage meccas and quaint boutiques to expansive […]

Final Flourish

I’m a big fan of finishing touches so I was delighted to stumble across Glitzy Secrets, an online boutique offering award-winning vintage inspired wedding jewellery, costume jewellery & hair accessories. Combine this with the Gatsby-era styles that are having such a strong influence on the high street right now, including headpieces and details such as […]

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