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6 Modern Ways to Wear a Brooch

by Emma Arendoski

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.

by white tulip boutique

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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.

brooch feather hair piece

by tessa kim, photo: candice benjamin

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.

brooch bouquet

by the ritzy rose, photo: jeff hall photography

colorful brooch bouquet

by the ritzy rose

4. This brooch sash

This stunning piece adds modern flair to any gown. By SparkleSM.

brooch sash

by sparklesm

5. This stunning clutch

customized wine glasses

The geometric pattern makes this clutch pop with personality! By ANGEE W.

modern geometric print clutch bag with brooch

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.


wedding necklace brooch

by white garden lace

So, we want to know:

Which of these brooch ideas is your favorite?


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