Brooches have been always associated with lovely grandmothers and their elegant old-fashioned style. So street style fashionistas have been rarely spotted wearing this vintage accessory. But it seems that top labels decided to turn ancient glory to brooches and appearingly they are going to become one of hottest trends for 2016.
It couldn’t be better time to try on brooches than now. Autumn and winter give us a fabulous variety of clothes to decorate with brooches. Cozy sweaters, cashmere coats, Chanel tweed blazers, long neckwear and berets seem to be created especially to match this trend.
But what make this tiny jewellery pieces so popular? Probably its practical and decorative functions. Besides pins allow to use imagination and show your unique style wearing it in endless options. Depending on your style, brooches can be worn on jackets, hats, coats, headbands, purses, collars and skirts as a single statement jewellery piece or gathered in group as spotted at Chanel collections.
Top designers demonstrated oversize tendency in brooches this season. At Prada show models were adorned with extra large floral pins with gems, while Les Copains beautified almost every outfit with luxurious shiny pins mixing them with the same splendid statement necklaces and earrings. Fausto Puglisi, Marni, Edun, Balenciaga, Dolce&Gabbana, Marc by Marc Jacobs and many more fashion labels haven’t stayed aloof to brooches. Elegant geometric lines, arrows, animals, flowers, plants, fur, pearls and shiny gems can be used in pins, depending on what effect you want to achieve.
Classy oversized brooch will add unique flair to any outfit and make it look more elegant and sophisticated. Draw your inspiration at such celebrities as Kate Middleton, Sarah Jessica Parker, Michelle Obama, Freida Pinto and Elisa Sednaoui.
The main rule of wearing this ladylike jewellery piece is to pin it up at body part which will underline your advantages as brooch is an accessory which is actively focused on.
And the good news is that this trend is available for any budget. No matter if it is vintage brooch from flea market or splendid diamond brooch from Graff, what counts most is beautiful and harmonious look.