Brooch Petals and Pantone Colors #Fallofthebrooch

The first week of #Fallofthebrooch has arrived! This week's theme is around Brooch Petal Power (#broochpetals). Think big, bold floral brooches set against some of the pretty colors that will be popular this Fall according to Pantone.

For my examples of this trend I've taken a cute vintage 60s blue dress that has some moth damage and I've created a brooch motif to help hide the damage, while brightening up the entire look.

Here's the before:

And here it is with a combination of flower and butterfly brooches for a touch of whimsy (and for hiding that big moth hole on the shoulder!)

Doesn't  shoulder now look sculptural and elegant?!

Check back again next week for a new #Fallofthebrooch blog and be sure to download our 10 Ways to Style Vintage Brooches Guide.

If you need more ideas sooner - pop over to our blog article that showcases a photo montage of the 10 Ways to Style Brooches.