Vintage Peridot Jewelry | August Birthstone

It’s been a sweltering August thus far, and the heat shows no sign of letting up any time soon. So what better way to cool off than than to sit in front of the fan or AC and browse some bright and shiny baubles! Up today, we’re featuring gorgeous vintage peridot jewelry, August’s birthstone and a shimmering green delight.

Up first, this sparkling minty lime green treat, found amongst other vintage peridot treasures at Etsy:

Beauitful green 1920s vintage peridot ring, from MS Jewelers.

Beauitful green 1920s vintage peridot ring, from MS Jewelers.

Abolutely stunning. Equally beautiful (despite it’s flaws)? This deep green cabachon peridot ring…

Vintage Peridot Ring

Stunning vintage peridot ring, via Eragem.

If you’re looking for something striking, geometric and art deco with just hint of cool green peridot as an accent, these bold gold earrings are just the ticket:

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1920s Advertising || Vintage Pompeian Beauty Ads

These beautifully illustrated vintage Pompeian Beauty ads may not feature the most modern of messages (the panicked “Do you look as young as your husband?” is my personal favorite) but the artwork is lovely, with dreamy deco details, vintage makeup and hair.

Vintage Pompeian Beauty Powder Ad

Don’t Envy Her – You Can Have Beauty Too

The joyous beauty of the bride holds every eye. Her happy eyes and tender smile are made more beautiful by the clear and healthful color of her cheeks. Such is the reward of the woman who knows the secret of Instant Beauty – who uses the complete ‘Pompeian Beauty Toilette’.

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Gatsby Wedding Style || Union Station Los Angeles

This absolutely stunning Gatsby wedding style shoot from Brienne Michelle Photography features one of our favorite West Coast venues, Union Station in downtown Los Angeles, and a dazzling array of deco delights, including this breathtaking vintage inspired headpiece and veil from Deborah Lindquist Eco Couture

Gatsby Wedding Style at Union Station in Los Angeles

Click the thumbnails below for larger shots and more details on this amazing 1920s inspired venue and styled shoot.

Photographer:  Brienne Michelle Photography // Hair Stylist:Cassi Young-Paxton // Dress Designer: Deborah Lindquist Eco Couture // Floral Designer: delightful! by Rochelle Leigh Wall // Jewelry: Julieri // Invitation Designer: McManus & Morgan // Shoes: Mink Shoes // Makeup Artist: Paula Scarpino Makeup// Location: Union Station Los Angeles//