Why Wear A Brooch?
Brooches are the marriage of form and function but they were originally designed for purely utility reasons. Its purpose was to keep two pieces of cloth together. But unlike a button, snap, or zipper, brooches were slowly refined by craftsmen using higher quality metals and adding gemstones.
By the 1400s, wearing a brooch was a sign of wealth and high status. In 2019, wearing a brooch is a chic way to bring even the dullest outfits to life. Here are some of our best tips and tricks:
Pin a Brooch to Your Headband
Just because it's meant to go on clothing, doesn't mean that's the only place it can go! Why not add some sparkle to your ponytail, some extra flair securing your bun, or pin it to your headband or scarf!