The fashion hits and misses from last night’s Academy Awards have doubtless been eclipsed by that historic ‘Best Picture’ debacle. Warren Beatty’s anxiety, Emma Stone’s reaction and that now infamous red envelope have been the mainstays of our news feeds today. But, let’s turn the lights and the cameras back onto the red carpet for a […]
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New York Fashion Week saw the king of Athleisure, Alexander Wang, return to his favoured black on black styling. In his Autumn/Winter 2017 show, the likes of Bella and Kendall stalked the runway wearing all shades of midnight. Whilst presenting a collection in monchrome might appear simplistic at first glance, it actually takes great skill with […]
A piece of vintage costume jewellery is the perfect way to add a detailed finishing touch to a ‘big day’ totally inspired by the past; to style a dress which takes its design from another era or to accessorise a completely contemporary bridal look that requires a unique twist.
Indeed, there is no doubting that vintage costume jewellery is made for bridal style. What were already heirloom pieces can become doubly so because they were worn on your wedding day. Also, the jewellery’s craftsmanship has stood the test of time, their designs have an originality that modern day pieces can’t seem to surpass and there is always a certain romanticism and mystery that can be attributed to an object with heritage.
Deciding to wear vintage costume jewellery on your wedding day is certainly easy. Which piece to select is the hard part. Here’s a guide to identifying jewellery by decade. Each period is summarised with something to bear in mind when buying jewels for your chosen era and which designer to be inspired by when selecting your jewels.
Today’s post is the beginning of a series, which aims to hypothesise what various well-knowns and followeds might wear from the Gemma Redmond Vintage collection.
On Sunday 11th January, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association held their annual Golden Globes. The first event in the awards calendar which sees unbridled glamour unleashed. This year’s ceremony was no exception, with the film and television world’s major style players exhibiting some enchanting looks. Whilst fine jewellery abounded from the likes of Tiffany and Fred Leighton, I couldn’t help but think about how pieces from Gemma Redmond Vintage might compliment the aesthetic of these red carpet heroines.
Take a look below at some of the night’s sensations…