Saturday, April 20, 2013
How to Get That Chic Summertime "Mad Men" Look
After WWII, Japan and W. Germany products flooded the American market, and where Czechoslovakia had once been queen of the glass bead, these two imports took over. Vintage Japan jewelry has always been on the top of my "to die for" list, especially when I find a necklace of glass beads or faux pearls. But one shouldn't forget the vast array of pastel colored molded plastic beauties that were so popular in the late 60s to early 70s. Here's a sampling of Japanese wares that I'm sure any sensible "Mad Men" loving woman would enjoy owning.