A brooch is typically seen as a vintage accessory, right? You may think of a brooch as something your grandmother would wear pinned to her blouse, or something your mother keeps in a jewelry box for special occasions. But a brooch isn’t limited to vintage weddings alone. It’s possible to pull off a modern look with a brooch, and today we’re showing you six ways to do it. You’ll also be able to cross off something old, something new, and something blue from your list. Now you just need to borrow something — oh, and one of these. With each of these finds, we’re also telling you why it’s a modern twist on a traditionally vintage look. Enjoy!
Modern Ways to Wear a Brooch
1. This something blue bracelet
While some see a brooch bracelet as a vintage accessory, this fresh pop of blue Amazonite gives it an updated look. The Swarovski crystals make a stunning focal piece. By White Tulip Boutique.
2. This feathery hair accessory with brooch
This feather hair accessory is a modern veil alternative. The rhinestone brooch gives it a little sparkle, without overpowering the piece. It was spotted over at the elegant Tessa Kim.
3. These lovely brooch bouquets
A brooch bouquet can be vintage in style — or you can add more modern pieces and bright pops of color for a modernized look. These are by The Ritzy Rose.
4. This brooch sash
This stunning piece adds modern flair to any gown. By SparkleSM.
5. This stunning clutch
The geometric pattern makes this clutch pop with personality! By ANGEE W.
6. This brooch ribbon necklace
And finally, this brooch ribbon necklace is more modern because of the ribbon. Instead of pearls or a traditional chain, this necklace ties in the back with a single satin ribbon. I adore this piece. By White Garden Lace.
So, we want to know:
Which of these brooch ideas is your favorite?