Searching on eBay for jewelry can be fun and exciting. It is like having an antique mall at your fingertips--and a very large one at that! I usually look every other day, using the categories: Jewelry & Watches > Vintage, Antique > Fine > Diamonds. From there, you can narrow your search even more by choosing a specific time period, like Art Nouveau or Edwardian. Since I don't have a favorite time period, I usually leave it broad. This week's top picks come from member: ashland_investments. Both are lots of vintage bar pins, which are in excellent condition and at a great price. I like the sapphire and diamond ones. I might have to make an offer on these!
A great idea to wear these vintage bar pins is for all the brides-to-be out there. If you have a silk ribbon or sash going around your waist of your wedding dress, pin one of these to the very front or even in the back. It will look stunning and it could even work for "something old." Read More