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Flower Power Jewellery

Beautiful, timeless – the art of flowers in jewellery.

These beautiful faceted glass beads were made in China, and feature black and agoldstone effect centre colours, with pink flower detail inside of the bead.

These beautiful faceted glass beads were made in China, and feature black and agoldstone effect centre colours, with pink flower detail inside of the bead.

Stunning gold plated brooch, featuring carved pink coral gemstone flowers and green jade leaves.

Stunning gold plated brooch, featuring carved pink coral gemstone flowers and green jade leaves. These types of coral and jade brooches usually come in a variety of posy designs, though occasionally I’ve come across butterflies and fruit brooches too.

Vintage 1950s turquoise gold tone costume jewellery brooch

Vintage 1950s faux turquoise and gold tone elegant brooch. The imitation turquoise stones are probably made from Czechoslovakian glass, who supplied a lot of the glass stones seen in vintage costume jewellery.

 

Flower red blue cloisonne enamel gold tone clamper bangle jewelry

Gorgeous cloisonne enamel flower clamper bangle. Cloisonne costume jewellery is a personal favourite of mine; I adore the sheer variety of styles beautiful detail in every piece made.

 

 

Vintage circa 1950s reverse carved Lucite brooch, depicting pink flower and with unusual gold tone leaf detail. Making reverse carving Lucite jewellery and objects was a popular hobby around the 1940s and 50s – Morning Glory Antiques has a great article and info on this.

Vintage Eloxal gold tone snake chain statement necklace 1980s fashion jewellery

Vintage 1980s Eloxal lightweight metal snake chain necklace, with flower pendant detail. No clasp is needed, as the flower pendant moves up and down to create a length that suits you.

Adorable vintage Edelweiss flower earrings, made from carved white plastic and painted in the centre stamens with grey and yellow cold-paint enamel.

Adorable vintage Edelweiss flower earrings, made from cream white carved plastic and painted in the centre with cold-paint enamel.

Art deco stunning repousse 3-D flower and leaf statement cuff bangle, in brass metal jewelry

Art deco stunning repousse 3-D flower and leaf statement cuff bangle, in brass metal.

Adorable vintage white shimmering plastic bead 2 row necklace costume jewelry, with flower and leaf bead caps. Made in Japan, circa 1960s.

Adorable vintage white shimmering plastic bead 2 row necklace, with flower and leaf bead caps. Made in Japan, circa 1960s.

 

Vintage circa 1960s orchid flower brooch, with stunning orange, yellow and green cold painted enamel jewellery

Vintage circa 1960s orchid flower brooch, with stunning orange, yellow and green cold painted enamel.

Cute teapot pendant charm necklace, with glass flower centre

Cute teapot pendant charm necklace, with glass flower centre