Vintage Dress, Fur, and Shoe Clips

Dress, fur, and shoe clips first appeared in the 1920s, when the concept of costume jewelry was taking the world by storm. Before then, only royalty and celebrities had access to opulent, ostentatious fine jewelry bedecked with precious stones like diamonds and emeralds, and so most women's adornment was subtle and tasteful. But in the Roaring Twenties, Coco Chanel introduced the idea of wearing less-expensive costume jewelry as art, as...Continue Reading