In the 1920's Coco Chanel almost single-handedly invented Costume Jewelry. Replacing real gemstones with colored glass, and using gold-toned metal and faux pearls, Chanel changed the rules about jewelry and how to wear it.
Wedding BLING Rhinestone bangle bracelet jewelry spectacular sparkle 1920
Art deco earrings ca. 1930
Deco circa 1920.
Masriera y Carreras pendant ca. 1920