22K Gold Plated Fashion Jewelry has been worn for thousands of years. In ancient civilizations, jewelry signified Status and Royalty. Today jewelry is worn as an accessory to complete an Outfit and Accentuate our style and personality. The term Costume Jewelry dates back to the 1920s.
Costume jewelry is considered as Latest Fashion Jewelry for Women, and displays many characteristics of a self-contained industry. Costume jewelry manufacturers are located throughout the world, with a particular concentration in parts of China and India, where entire citywide and region-wide economies are dominated by the trade of these goods.
Early 1900s In the early 1900s, we experienced new innovations in production. American jewelry was mass-produced in large numbers, making stylish jewelry available to people of all classes.
1920s • Many people call fashion designer Coco Chanel the innovator of costume jewelry. She used real stones and fake stonesto creator precious Gemstone Fashion Jewelry . Her jewelry complemented the fashion Jewelry. she made popular like the flapper style and comfortable sportswear.
During the Great Depression consumers cut back on their spending. As a result, manufacturers started making fashion jewelry using stylish materials that were affordable. The dress clip gained popularity during this time. Women used them to dress up their thrifty wardrobes. 1930s
1940s During World War II costume jewelers began integrating patriotic symbols, such as the American flag, into their jewelry. As the economy recovered, consumers had more money in their pockets and the demand for jewelry increased. Hollywood movie stars also popularized big, bold styles.
1950s & 1960s • In the 1950s and 1960s women wore more Handmade customized Jewelry, such as charm bracelets, bangle bracelets and pins. Bright colors and rhinestones were also popular at this time.
Modern Day • Today, costume jewelry combines the colors, materials and styles that were popular in previous decades.
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