Have you ever wondered what to do with all that jewelry? Well, I found 25 things that I can do with it! Anytime I can dress things up is a good thing and I love that most of these projects are using vintage jewelry to dress up ordinary things.
Please note that I am not acquiring additional inventory at this time. I do not provide appraisals or identification services, nor do I answer specific questions about your jewelry. I invite you to learn about vintage costume jewelry by visiting these pages.
November 1, By Sheila Julson. The vintage brooches displayed on the blazer are examples of the scores of pieces donated to the St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care and offered for sale at their annual jewelry sales.
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Costume jewelryimitated jewelry ; trinketsfashion jewelryjunk jewelryfake jewelryor fallalery is jewelry manufactured as ornamentation to complement a particular fashionable costume or garment  as opposed to "real" fine jewelry, which may be regarded primarily as collectibles, keepsakes, or investments. The term costume jewelry dates back to the early 20th century. It reflects the use of the word "costume" to refer to what is now called an " outfit ".
I often wish that I had the ability and the time to be able to come up with some of the novel pieces that I see everywhere I look these days. Jewelry is an ever-growing business and one in which you can be as creative or not in what you decide to make. There is no reason to stress though because the Daviess County Public Library has plenty of resources to get you started.
A gene rous collector told me that, " He emigrated to New York initially from Naples, Italy around and then moved to Providence around Unfortunately, he died in while a relatively young man, so he personally only had a few pieces under his name. I have two of those, one with red stones and one with blue stones.