Vintage jewelry is more than what we wear - it’s collectible fashion history. Learning and collecting vintage jewelry is a lifelong passion for many. A wealth of knowledge is available online and in print to help one truly enjoy and appreciate the pieces they collect and wear.
During this workshop, I will share with you the resources I personally use to learn about vintage jewelry, including online resources and my favorite books. I will also share my 20 years of expertise as a personal shopper and stylist specializing in jewelry.
This workshop features:
- A 30-40 minute lesson about resources & how to get started using them, including why these are trusted resources by collectors, dealers, and appraisers.
- A PDF + links to shop my favorite books
- A list of online resources with links
- Some general notes and guidelines to help you get started
This is such a fun topic, you are guaranteed to walk away and learn something new!
About Veronica Staudt
Veronica has over 20 years of experience in designer and vintage jewelry, including selling and styling. Her passion for vintage jewelry began over 10 years ago while consigning items for personal styling clients. Veronica made it her mission to better understand why these unique pieces were valuable, as well as the role they played in fashion history. In pursuit of knowledge, she learned these treasures tell their own stories from how designers experimented with new materials, to how certain pieces became famous because of celebrities or fashion icons who wore them.
Veronica has worked with clients and customers from all over the world and brands including JCrew, Williams Sonoma, and Pottery Barn.
Veronica has been featured as a contributor at Martha Stewart Wedding, Antique Trader Magazine and Bustle on this topic.