Thursday, September 9, 2010

Vintaj Art Deco

Since our monthly challenge is straight from the Art Deco period, I asked the creative team at Vintaj to put together a collection of their findings that are inspired by the era.

Love the leaf charms from Vintaj - how perfect for our challenge!

Art Deco
1920s & 30s
Geometric Shapes
Strong Lines
Egyptian, African and Oriental themes
Longer strands of beads
Layered necklaces & bracelets
Long, bold dangle earrings
Czech beads
Stones - real or faux:
jade, coral, onyx, mother of pearl, lapis, rock crystal, chrysoprase, carnelian, rubies, emeralds, smoky quartz, amozonite

For more information on costume jewelry from this period check out this article.

1 comment:

Marie Cramp said...

Awesome! I have always been a fan of Vintaj! Now I am seeing it through new eyes! Thanks for the inspiration!