Vintage and Antique Costume Jewelry. The first costume jewelry may have been made more than 300 years ago, but many people started wearing antique and costume jewelry during the Art Nouveau period. After many women went to work during World War II, the wearing of costume pieces became even more prominent. Blue Velvet Vintage offers select vintage costume jewelry for a unique accent to modern or vintage clothing. Pretty signed pieces by Coro, Regency, Trifari, Lisner and Kramer, brooches, pins, necklaces and earrings, plus a fun collection of vintage inspired and retro jewelry.
Vintage Costume Jewelry Identification and Value Guide. By Pamela Wiggins. Updated 06/27/19. Pin Share Email 01 of 59. Alice Caviness Crystal Necklace & Bracelet Set - Vactoria (eBay ID) Values shown in this price guide reflect the actual selling price in the venue stated (in parenthesis after the value). Prices realized for similar collectible Author: Pamela Wiggins. Did you scroll all this way to get facts about costume jewelry? Well you're in luck, because here they come. There are 263774 costume jewelry for sale on Etsy, and they cost $27.46 on average. The most common costume jewelry material is metal. The most popular color? You guessed it: gold.