Synopses & Reviews
Tracing the history of costume jewelry from ancient times to the present day, and explaining how changing fashions, social developments, and the discovery of new materials have influenced and inspired designers, DK collector's Guides: Costume Jewelry is exciting, comprehensive, and easy to use. Written by world-renowned antiques expert Judith Miller, the book offers more than 1,500 collectible pieces in catalog-style, including special sections on 25 major designers such as Joseff of Hollywood, Tiffany & Co, Chanel, Schiaparelli and Dior, and offers priceless tips on what to look for when buying costume jewelry.
About the Author
Judith Miller is the creator of the best-selling Miller's Antiques Price Guide and has written more than 80 books on antiques, including How to Make Money Out of Antiques and A Closer Look at Antiques.