YSL and Dior Vintage Jewellery


If you enjoy shopping for unique presents and are fan of antique  and vintage jewellery then you are really spoilt for choice right now with a multitude of offline and online stores . One  store with a fabulous selection of old deco jewellery for sale  is Modern Vintage Style. Whether it is sparkling rhinestone vintage necklaces , earrings, simple silver necklaces or antique brooches  there is a wide variety from which to choose. They have a good selection covering jewellery from the 1920’s  Art Deco era, through to more modernist vintage pieces, including some lovely Scandinavian silver items.

Below – Left to right. Vintage sterling silver opal pendant, sterling silver and citrine bird pendant, 1950’s YSL gold tone heart brooch available from Modern Vintage Style.

Below (2nd row) Left to Right, Simple and delicate gold and silver necklaces including the Alyssa necklace (far right) from Modern Vintage Style

opal and silver pendant  Sterling silver bird pendant  


simple gold necklace simple and delicate silver necklace delictae sterling silver and pearl necklace

Some of the famous  jewellery designers such as Christian Dior, Yves Saint Laurent,and Christian Lacroix have produced some stunning costume jewellery over the years. Some of the most beautiful pieces can be found in the history of costume jewellery books such as  Millers Costume Jewellery book.

Below: Vintage silver bracelets  and brooches from Modern Vintage Style website


Examples of beautiful designer vintage jewellery  and vintage style jewellery can provide great inspiration for your own projects.  Christian Dior have also produced some fabulous jewellery incuding stunning necklaces such as these  -http://www.modernvintagestyle.co.uk/christian-dior-jewellery-uk

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Above, L to R: Dior blue crystal pendant, silver and amethyst ring, and Norman Grant vintage silver and enamel earrings

Although most of the jewellery that was produced did not involve precious gemstones , the workmanship was excellent resulting in some really stunning necklaces, bracelets, earrings and rings. The market for designer vintage costume jewellery is good just now , with designer vintage pieces  from the 1950’s to 1980’s by big brand names being much sought after. Further examples of  beautiful vintage jewellery  including  stunning aquamarine jewellery can be found here.

Below Left: An example of  crystal1950’s  style earrings , a YSL cabochon necklace and and rainbow moonstone pendant – website

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