Downton Abbey fashion influences bridal accessory choices

Thanks to the rip-roaring success of the British costume drama, Downton Abbey, Edwardian and Art Deco accessories are truly in vogue again for brides-to-be in 2012!

Bridal choker necklaces are back in demand as a regal touch is added to wedding day looks

               

Teamed with delicate pearl earrings for that touch of sensuality……….

            

Accessories such as wraps, gloves and dainty handbags are a much a nod towards the modesty of turn of the Century fashions as they are practical nice-to-haves for a winter wedding…………..

                          

          

Delicate pearl necklaces as well as the ubiquitous ‘flapper style’ long pearl strands have always been popular choices for wedding jewellery but have enjoyed a resurgence with the general Art Deco wedding trends.

   

Finally, what better way to complete your look than by adding a fabulous vintage or antique brooch?

  

Don’t forget to check out our full range at http://www.vintagebridaljewellery.co.uk  

A heart for your sweetheart….a Valentine’s gift with meaning

Is there anything that conveys traditional romance more than a heart shaped locket? Yes! How about a vintage one………..one that hints of past loves and mystery. See our range of gorgeous original vintage/antique gold lockets for your bride-to-be or your true Vintage Valentine.

Or if hearts aren’t really her thing, what about some fab original vintage one-off pieces just to let her know how special and unique she really is………….

   

    

See our full range at www.vintagebridalaccessories.co.uk