The Elegant Muse Blog

Antique store treasure hunt!

Antique store treasure hunt!

This is the booty claimed from my kind of treasure hunt! There’s nothing like scouring the antique shops for treasures like these - vintage and antique pieces no longer loved or worn as they once were . . .

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Basic handstitched Swarovski pearl necklace

Basic handstitched Swarovski pearl necklace

As Jackie O. said, "Pearls are always appropriate," and the new Simplicity necklace is no exception! I've often given these as gifts, wear mine daily, and have received so many requests that I've now . . .

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Bridal bouquet of family treasures!

Bridal bouquet of family treasures!

I was delighted to receive this photo from a dear friend in Utah. Created by the bride’s mother, this exquisite bouquet includes brooches and earrings that belonged to the bride’s great-great-grandmother, great-grandmother . . .

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NEW Vintage equestrian button necklace!

NEW Vintage equestrian button necklace!

When I spotted this equestrian button at a flea market, I knew it would make a unique and lovely necklace for a special horse lover. The exquisite detail . . .

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Online and boutique shopping

Online and boutique shopping

I think it’s safe to say we all enjoyed our online shopping experiences during the pandemic. As it was pretty much the only option we had . . .

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