Celebrate the Return of the Brooch With These 7 Delightful Pins

Praise the jewelry gods, the brooch is back! And this time, I really, really hope it sticks. As a strong proponent of all things denim, I wholeheartedly welcome the rush of new designs to adorn my numerous jean jackets this fall. The great news: A number of fashion brands are cranking out adorable designs that I can afford! The better news: A number of admirable jewelry designers and brands have released designs—I’ll call them adorable, but exquisite, too—that I think will make your serious brooch shoppers very happy. Whimsy seems to be winning the battle of the pins right now, with the animal kingdom making a big showing in this roundup of new finds. There are some artful, more abstract looks, too, with gemstones that are just delicious. Check it out—and stick these to your list of must-stocks for fall!


Jye Luxury Collection colored gemstone bird brooch

Bird brooch in 18k white and yellow gold with 4.29 cts. t.w. yellow sapphires, emeralds, and rubies by Jye Luxury Collection, call for pricing


Gumuchian pink sapphire feather brooch

Feather brooch in 18k pink gold with 3.11 cts. t.w. Ellerston pink sapphires and .57 ct. t.w. diamonds by Gumuchian, $12,400


Le Vian Chocolatier Chocolate Diamonds and Vanilla Diamonds brooch

Ornate brooch in 14k Vanilla Gold with 1.62 cts. t.w. Chocolate Diamonds and Vanilla Diamonds by Le Vian Chocolatier, $5,600

Dilamani sapphire and spinel penguin brooch

Penguin brooch in sterling silver with 12.59 cts. t.w. yellow and white sapphires and black spinel by Dilamani, $2,100

Petra Class extraterrestial amoeba brooch

Extraterrestrial Amoeba brooch in 18k/22k yellow gold with emeralds and tourmalines by Petra Class Jewelry, $7,900

Vanna K Gelato collection peacock brooch

Gelato collection peacock brooch in 18k white and yellow gold with 9.19 cts. t.w. emeralds, sapphires, rubies, and diamonds by Vanna K, $32,000

Lord Jewelry floral collection enamel brooch

Floral collection brooch in 18k gold with enamel and 1.65 cts. t.w. diamonds by Lord Jewelry, $15,200