50 Years of Style – the Fashion Jewellery Collection of an International Couture Designer

A mexican necklace from The 50 Years of Style Exhibition

Costume jewellery is a fascinating field for fashion aficionados and collectors. Back in the 1930s Coco Chanel and Elsa Schiaparelli explored the creative possibilities of artistic jewels and, by the 1950s, American celebrities ensured that “non-fine jewellery” became highly desirable. This selling exhibition is inspired by a lady called Nina who was British, lived in […]