Brooches and Pins

Fashionable brooches and pins are one of our specialties, as you can see from browsing this website. So if you are searching for the right kind of jewelry whether it’s for you or for your loved one, we are here to help. Your budget is not a problem because there is a wide array of brooches and pins available to choose from, regardless of how much you can afford to spend.

Brooches and pins are functional decorative items that can be fitted to any dress especially when there is a special occasion at hand. These ornamental dress items can also be embedded with precious or semi-precious stones.

Different sizes and shapes of BROOCHES AND PINS can be customized to your liking. It can be made from gold, silver, platinum or whatever is in “fashion”. This website will definitely guide you and give you tips about these special items. You are always free to contact us if you have any queries and we are here to answer back as soon as possible.

Brooches and pins, a big fashion comeback

Because of the fashion trend nowadays, more and more people – especially the women – are enticed with different designs and beauty available by choosing the right brooches and pins. It is a known fact that these types of jewelries have been used since the ancient times. Even then, people wearing these accessories were in fashion and it was also a way of expressing their status in the community.

There are many types of brooches and pins that you can choose from. Special jewelries of these kinds can also be used to fit the holidays. Here are just some of the many types:

Types of brooches and pins
Beaded – This type uses different kinds, colors, shapes, sizes and types of beads. These are easy to make and the materials are readily available in bead stores. Here are some:

  • Sea shells
  • Precious stones
  • Semi-precious stones
  • Crystal
  • Glass
  • Amber
  • Wood
  • Metals ( including precious metals)

These are very elegant and can be used by women of all ages. It can also be homemade and can be done according to your designs.

Gemstone – Gemstones are used to make elegant brooches and beautiful pins. Although there are expensive stones, semi-precious ones can be the alternative. Some of these gemstones to make BROOCHES AND PINS are:

  • Diamond
  • Sapphire
  • Turquoise
  • Ruby
  • Jade
  • Onyx
  • Emerald
  • Pearl
  • Amber
  • Amethyst
  • Coral stone

Many gemstones can be added to accessorize brooches and pins; these are just some examples. You can also choose one according to your birthstone. There are also different colors of these gemstones that can be bought to fit your dress.

Filigree – Filigree brooches and pins uses precious metals like silver, gold, and bronze as well. These are twisted and fine wires and it is made to form intricate designs of pins and brooches. Filigrees are also known for their metallic and sleek design and looks. That is why it is very pleasing to the eyes when someone sees that you are wearing one.

Enamel – Enamel brooches and pins are very popular especially for teenage women. This is because of the affordability. Not like the ones made from precious metals, it comes in a wide array of colors. Shapes and sizes.

Crystal – These types of brooches and pins are very elegant because of its dazzling effects. Many companies usually make use of Swarovski crystals because of its popularity. There are many kinds of crystals than can also be made from different sizes and shapes.

Precious metals – brooches and pins are also popularly made from precious metals like gold, silver, platinum, titanium and even bronze. Since ancient times, it is a known fact that these are the usual materials used.

Gold is the most widely used metal to make the items. The only set back is the cost that is why silver or bronze are used instead for people who are looking for less expensive ones. Platinum can also be used but it is quite rare and it is very expensive.

Taking good care of your brooches and pins
These are the different type of brooches and pins that you can choose from. If you’re looking for further information, we have prepared a good selection of tips on how to clean and take care of brooches and pins.

Just like any other piece of jewelry, these items are also subject to discoloration and sometimes the precious stones are missing. Here are some tips to take care and clean your jewelries. Using these simple techniques, you’ll be able to preserve your accessories in impeccable condition for many years – even generations – to come.

Use cleaning agents to clean and wash away the dirt and discoloration of the jewelry brooch and pin. In case you need to clean an intricate piece of jewelry, try home remedies try using cotton swabs, toothpicks, toothbrush (with soft bristles), or leave the jewelry soaking for a few hours in a solution of water and mild detergent soaps.

There are two ways to clean jewelry, in case you don’t know: the dry and wet method. The dry method involves directly picking away the dirt of the jewelry without using any liquid solution. The wet method is all about cleaning it with water and a mild solution of soap. Make sure that the materials or solutions used in cleaning are safe especially if your favorite brooches and pins are made from easily degradable materials like enamel and beaded ones.

You can also place your precious jewelry brooch and pin in jewelry boxes so that it is well preserved and it is kept safely. So what are you waiting for, you already know the tricks on how to choose brooches and pins that suits you and your budget. Shop one and be fashionable. Happy shopping!

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