The men’s brooch is back
The brooch might seem old-fashioned but is now emerging as a versatile accessory. It elevates formalwear with a dash of well-crafted flair. Here are some of our top picks
The Chandrika Coin Brooch, made of silver-plated alloy, has floral enamelling for a handcrafted, artisanal look.
Available at TribeAmrapali.com; ₹1,200
MUSE THE STORE
For those who prefer more stately shine, this elephant brooch is bejewelled with single-cut diamonds and is just the right size.
Available at Muse The Store, Mumbai; price on request
With the Gatherer brooch, you can sport a miniature garden on your person. You can even add a few drops of water in the porcelain vase in which you can stick grass, tiny leaves or wildflowers.
Available at GiliDoliner.com; €89 (around ₹7,000)
The classic boutonniere was a regular accessory for actor Cary Grant. This polka-dotted one has been made from silk faille in bright, spring-time colours.
Available at Net-A-Porter.com; £124 (around ₹11,500)
The beauty of this fish brooch lies in its fine craftsmanship—from the mother-of-pearl inlays to bubbles and water currents made of pearls and zircon, respectively.
Available at Azga.com; ₹2,850
From the most recent winner of the Queen Elizabeth II award for British Design comes this gold-plated pin inspired by the idea of community.
Available at Shop.Alighieri.co.uk; £250
FIRST PUBLISHED28.02.2020 | 02:51 PM IST