A summer jewellery guide for the vintage bride
18th Jul 2018
When it comes to a vintage style wedding, timelessness is the word that captures its essence. The style brings out all the poise, elegance, and grace that has turned heads for centuries, each time with an even richer story to follow. Pastel roses, delicate beautiful lace, soft curls, and rustic summer settings all come to mind when envisioning the perfect vintage-inspired espousal. And when it comes to jewellery, simplicity and class are key. Here are some of our top picks at Browns Family Jewellers for the ultimate vintage bride: Something old... or better yet, a classic This simple yet elegant 18-carat gold necklace dates back to 1880-1890, and is a true French Victorian treasure to behold on your special day. The beauty of this necklace is that you can choose to wear it long or loop it around twice if you would like a shorter look. This show-stopping piece is ornamented with delicate filigree and milgrain decoration - exuding style and sophistication. [caption id="attachment_1386" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Fancy French Victorian Necklace 1880-1900[/caption] Something new(er)... with a history so fantastic These stunning earrings, crafted from 18-carat yellow gold, will make a statement and undoubtedly leave a lasting impression on your special day. The dazzling white diamonds and the beautiful warm citrine stones complement each other impeccably and project a truly elegant look. [caption id="attachment_1387" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Preloved Citrine Drop Earrings[/caption] Something borrowed... from a memory that is relished One thing that never goes out of style is tradition. Dating back to the 1920s, the art deco style is something of a classic and delicate beauty. Seamlessly handcrafted out of 18-carat gold, this brooch exudes radiance, with the subtle glimmer of gold that is contrasted against each individual, dazzling diamond. This wonderfully timeless piece is destined to be ‘borrowed’ by special family members in years to come. [caption id="attachment_1388" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Art Deco Brooch[/caption] And something blue... to be forever cherished! Finally, this captivating yet delicate ocean blue sapphire and diamond half hoop ring makes a perfectly unique engagement ring for the vintage bride. This ring will effortlessly catch eyes with its outstanding design, and fine detail that boasts radiant sapphires complemented by marquise shaped halo clusters of sparkling diamonds. This preloved piece is one to be cherished forever. [caption id="attachment_1389" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Preloved 18ct Gold and Sapphire Ring[/caption] We would love to know how you will be styling your own vintage wedding. Leave us a comment below or share your photos with us on our Facebook Page.