Wednesday, February 27, 2008
Historicism --- The Victorian Era
A lot of modern jewelry draws its inspiration from the Victorian era, 1837-1901. Lockets, jet, chandelier earrings and bird motifs were popular then, and are now. Pictured above, Victorian-era marcasite sparrows for sale at www.lulusvintage.com. Above that, a modern necklace for sale at www.modcloth.com.
[marcasite sparrow image at http://www.lulusvintage.com/
accessories/index.html, Modcloth image at http://www.modcloth.com