Amusing and funky contemporary pins, brooches, fibulas, are hand-wrought in sterling silver, fine silver, copper, brass, or designed semi-precious stones, freshwater pearl, mother of pearl or shell, add a simple touch to look fabulous at any time.
Our Grandmothers have drawers full of them. Brooches have come back in a big way, bringing a touch of vintage style, “retro” appeal, and contemporary glamour, they are versatile in both design and use.
Not just for the ladies, in the 2020s men made brooches cool again. Regé-Jean Page showed up on “SNL” recently wearing an Alexander McQueen suit with three pearl brooches sewn onto the lapel. Jared Leto a huge, corsage-y Gucci brooch at the Golden Globes, Anthony Anderson went for a Chopard flower.
Brooches can add a splash of color with gemstones stones, sparkle with rhinestones, a pear or two, or add to a classic style with matte designs and neutral tones.