(Closed) Brooches

posted 10 years ago in Accessories
Post # 4
125 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: December 1969

Miss Coconut just did a post on this not too long ago.  She recommends the site she used for brooches, pugster.com.  Here’s the link to her post- http://www.weddingbee.com/2008/06/01/brooches-cost-how-much/ I poked around on the site, and while some of the jewelry wasn’t my style, I agree that there are definitely some great finds at reasonable prices!

Post # 5
5 posts
  • Wedding: August 2008

I just bought one on ebay today from Ebay . Now I just have to wait for it to ship out. Its coming from Hong Kong, but I’ve bought other items from Hong Kong and have had them mailed to me within 2 weeks. Weeeeeeeee!

Post # 6
13 posts

i bought mine in the wholesale district in manhattan for $6-$7 each! vintage-looking w/ crystals/rhinestones.  i see you’re in SF – maybe try chinatown…?

Post # 7
290 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2008

I got pearl brooches for the moms from eBay for great deals. I think most of them were under $10. I got a different style for each of them and I think they all look great.

Post # 9
50 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: August 2008

I was looking for the same thing…I happened to find some really great big mother of pearl earrings on sale at a store, and took the earring back off, hot-glued the pieces together to cover up the hole where the wire was, and hot glued a pin back from Michael’s on the back.  The earrings were on sale for $6/pair, and the pin backs cost about $1…so less than $20 for six brooches, and about 10 minutes of work.

They look great, so don’t be afraid to think outside of the box if you don’t find something you like! 

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