In the 1950s, boutique jewelry, a version of higher-end jewelry was seen in finer department stores across the nation. Napier, mostly known for its tailored lines, decided to develop a full-couture line of fashion jewelry. In its ensuing design history, Napier for decades, created pieces that held the prestige of “Boutique” jewelry. Here are two examples of 1950 and 1960s earring designs.
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This phenomenal Napier 1950s butterfly brooch measures 4” in length. The plating has both matte and polished surfaces to highlight the wings.