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The Basics Of Costume Jewelry

Costume jewelry are defined as less expensive jewelry that are normally gold or silver plated, and uses crystals and less expensive stones to create the effect of more expensive jewelry. Costume jewelry, started in the early 1930s, and were used to complement a certain costume or garment. Since then, costume jewelry has been used as if it was normal jewelry and because it is relatively inexpensive its popularity has only increased. Read the rest of this entry »