ashimmer specializes in vintage costume jewelry from the 1930s through the 1970s, an era when skilled artisans created intricate, delicate, and beautiful works of art that were some of the most sophisticated jewelry available to the genteral public.
Famous names in the costume jewelry world included Coro, Rousselet, Monet, Trifari, Weiss, Kenneth Lane, Kramer, Hobe, Boucher, Miriam Haskell, Swarovski, Eisenberg, Lisner, Juliana, and Sarah Coventry.
Materials used for vintage costume jewelry includes a wide range of materials such as sterling silver, platinum, gold, high-end semi-precious stones, gems, and crystals. Some pieces incorporated plastic, acrylic, leather, wood, brass, pewter, bakelite, and more.
The ashimmer booth features a wide assortment of vintage jewelry, but offers an especially large and impressive collection of brooches, clip earrings, enameled pieces, and vintage purses and hats.