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2 months

Traditional is good and can be great when you wear a Christmas green brooch during the Christmas Season!

2 months

There are two amazing pendant necklaces by de Passille-Sylvestre in The GFlea right now. 1970’s brutalist modernist jewelry designer taking everyday scenes and putting his own spin on them.

2 months

What better time of year to wear a blinged out rhinestone brooch! Christmastime! Blue and clear rhinestones offer only one of many fabulous looks!

4 months

1940's telephone cord novelty clutch purse. Yes they actually did make purses decorated with telephone cording!

4 months

Very unusual shape for Coro earrings - dangling drop splash patterned lucite. So vibrant, alive with autumn colours.

4 months

Very pretty, very collectible asparagus green bakelite thin bangle.

11 months

These earrings just speak to me! Brutalist Modernist styling with a good dash of length, texture and rich golden colour.

11 months

Found this little beauty in a vintage shop in St.Anthony, Minnesota. I'll always remember because I found my first pair of 1940's shoes there too!

1 year

Rings, rings, rings. There are very few women I know who aren't enamoured with rings. If you can't afford gemstones and gold then vintage costume jewelry rings are the next best thing!

1 year

Read an article today about brooches being the next great fashion accessory. So versatile, wear them alone or in groupings on lapels, sweater, blouses, scarves.

1 year

Chains as a necklace never go out of style. This goldtone signed Monet 34" chain is adorned with lion and fleur de lis links. Classic, timeless, just perfect.

1 year

The character of Elinor Dashwood knew her style and wore these long 30" plus chains to her advantage. Chic, sophisticated but understated. There are several chains like this in The GFlea shoppe right now, here is one.

1 year

Swan Lake is a beautiful ballet and this sweet swan brooch will allow you to take just a little piece of this romantic production along with you.

1 year

The Galvanic Flea is prepared for every season of the year. Our items reflect the colors and flavors of all of the seasons like the burnished hues of the autumn leaves and gourds. This Sarah Coventry necklace makes a beautiful autumn statement.

1 year

Nature inspires a great deal of jewelry design. See how this monarch butterfly translates into a vintage brooch!

1 year

Romantic hmmmmmmm these choker length faux pearls definitely fall into this category. I'd say Marilyn had it wrong - pearls are a girl's best friend!

1 year

Short cotton gloves were part of the "uniform" worn by the "1950's woman". No outfit was complete without gloves.

1 year

American Bandstand was a fun dance show that all the teens watched anxiously to keep up on the latest dance moves AND fashions. This emerald green plastic flower brooch is a showy typical 1960's piece that the kids coveted.

1 year

This is a lovely maid wearing a low cut ball gown but no jewelry! This Coro white floral bib necklace would look beautiful adorning her long, lithe neck!

2 years

This is a lovely shot from the gazebo of a friend's cottage. The cottage is casual and homey, just the perfect setting for vintage china wares like this Grindley Peach Petal Gravy Boat.

2 years

This JJ Art Deco woman with fan pin is extra special. It's been selected to be the figure head for the JJ Collection website. The Galvanic Flea has found this pin and is offering it in our shoppe!

2 years

This butterfly bush in my backyard is starting to bloom the most intense, royal purple colour. It reminds me so much of the Barbra Sue cable knit sweater vest in the shop right now. Intense, classic, preppy.

2 years

This is an original oil painting of my mother Aline painted when she was in her early 20's. The necklace attached to this picture would have so complemented this dress and cape she is wearing.

2 years

This is my Godmother Doone. She was a precious person, a sheer delight to know. The cultured pearl and 14K gold starburst brooch/pendant attached to the picture was hers and I'm sure contains a good portion of her blithe spirit.

2 years

Another vignette from The American Pickers LeClaire, Iowa shop. A well loved leather chair made home to antique cabinet cards and photos. Put an antique picture in this lovely etched locket in The Galvanic Flea!

2 years

The GFlea gets around! We've just visited the LeClaire Iowa shop of The American Pickers.There were no stars for us to visit at the shop that day (Mike & Frank were off to Ohio)but these gaga rhinestone pave star earrings in our shop sure do fit the bill!

2 years

These lovely 1950's chrysanthemum styled earrings are so kitschy but not screaming kitschy. Subtle, subdued, simply sweet.

2 years

1930/40's Austrian crystal and silver tone chain earrings just posted in The Galvanic Flea on Etsy. Soooooo blue!

2 years

Celebrating your heritage is so important. For those Highlander Lassies out there here is a beautiful set of Scottish themed cufflinks. $20 US

2 years

Totally wedding worthy bracelet - perfect for a vintage inspired wedding ensemble. 1940's faux pearl and antiqued goldtone (may be brass) bracelet. www.thegalvanicflea.etsy.com