Starlet Diamante Earrings

Starlet Diamante Earrings

$18.00

Talk to me Harry Winston, tell me all about it! Add some sparkle to your evening attire with these rhinestone encrusted 1950's vintage inspired costume jewelry earrings. These stunning statement earrings feature an Old Hollywood style star, with dangling diamante chains. These faux diamonds are sure to be a girl's best friend!

Color: Gold plated with clear rhinestones
Measurements:3" length

History:
Costume jewelry was intimately connected to fashion, and found in early twentieth century Paris. Parisian couturiers, such as Coco Chanel and Elsa Schiaparelli, created or commissioned artistic jewelry to complement their fashions. The industry continued into the 1950's, in an era when an outfit was not complete without the appropriate necklace, lapel pin, bracelet, or earrings, therefore there was a huge demand. Throughout the 1950's, costume jewelry remained a vital part of fashion. Each company became known for its specific look, whether it was simulated pearls, tailored gold, whimsical aurora borealis rhinestones, or timeless clear rhinestones. This was the height of costume jewelry in America, and bombshells like Marilyn Monroe and Jayne Mansfield never went without in their films.

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