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Spring Vintage Jewelry for Mother’s Day

Spring Vintage Jewelry for Mother’s Day

on May 6, 2017

Spring Vintage Jewelry for Mother’s Day         The famous gold-plated clamper bracelet by Coro made in 1939.  Dubbed the Carmen Miranda, this large openwork bracelet features large rhinestone camellias and daises with glass cabachon centers in red, blue and green.  Rhinestone pave petals surround the cabochon centers with green enameled...

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Madge Named Top Vintage Blog by Feedspot

Madge Named Top Vintage Blog by Feedspot

on Jan 11, 2017

Madge named top vintage blog.  A surprise was awaiting Madge in her Facebook notifications a few days ago and what a pleasant surprise it was.  This blog as top vintage blog by Feedspot.  In fact Madge was named to Top 100 Vintage Blogs and Websites on the Planet. Sites were judged on Google reputation and search ranking; influence and popularity on Facebook,...

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Pick Your Peacock!

Pick Your Peacock!

on Sep 30, 2016

Pick Your Peacock! Pick your peacock.  Madge has acquired a private collection of vintage peacock brooches Perfect to wear or to sport on your favorite cocktail bag. Pick your color. Pick your style.  Exclusively at MadgesHatbox Vintage.   Peacock Brooch with Black & Gray Rhinestones by MadgesHatboxVintage Rhinestone Bird of Paradise Brooch by...

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Big Bang – Small Bucks Jewelry

Big Bang – Small Bucks Jewelry

on Nov 4, 2015

Big Bang – Small Bucks Jewelry. You see them piled up at estate sales and garage sales, unloved and unwanted.  But before you walk away take a good look. These little pieces of jewelry pack a big design punch for the money. These are cluster bead earrings.   With seemingly an unlimited amount of variations, these clip earrings from the late 50s and early...

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The Story of Judith McCann and Wingback Earrings

The Story of Judith McCann and Wingback Earrings

on Nov 18, 2014

 Madge just keeps on keeping on during National Blog Posting Month. Judith McCann Wingback earrings The Story of Judith McCann and Wingback Earrings   Throughout the centuries earring design concentrated on fashion, not comfort.  From the primitive stick-through-the-ear beginnings to those pinching screw-backs of the 20th century, women were at the mercy of the...

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