Vintage Chic: 10 Rules for Wearing Vintage and Antique Jewellery


10. Bakelite Bangles

Bakelite, a hard plastic, was popularly crafted into jewellery during the early nineteenth century. Many designs were quite whimsical while others, like bangles, were popularly worn by many women of the era. Today, wearing Bakelite bangles is an eye-catching fashion statement. You might wear a carved Bakelite bangle or a translucent shade of apple juice or olive.

More: 10 Wonderful Ways to Wear Bangles

These are a few ways you can wear vintage and antique jewellery. Check your grandma’s attic, garage sales or flea markets to add a few antique pieces to your collection. You’ll enjoy the charms that vintage jewels offer as they complement your style. What are your best ways to rock vintage jewellery?