Sweetheart Jewelry Sparkles with Love and Patriotism
In a touching salute to loved ones, women wore sweetheart jewelry during World War II to remember and honor men serving overseas.
Exploring Costume Jewelry Basics
During the 1930s and ‘40s it was considered junk jewelry. But today, as Pamela Wiggins Siegel explains, costume jewelry is loved by collectors as "sparkling treasures." Fun and affordable, costume jewelry offers an inexpensive means to make any fashion statement.