JEWELS OF DOWNTON: Fans of “Downton Abbey” will have a chance to don jewels like those of their favorite characters — at not-so-aristocratic prices. The 1928 Jewelry Co., maker of vintage-inspired fashion jewelry, has inked a license with the show on a collection of jewelry and accessories inspired by the show. “It really was a fantastic match,” Christina Lovejoy, 1928’s design director, told WWD.
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The line will consist of about 36 boxed styles and 70 carded styles of necklaces, earrings, hair pins and brooches, with prices ranging from $22 to $38. It is slated to hit Macy’s, Amazon.com and specialty retailers, as well as U.K. department stores House of Fraser, Debenhams and John Lewis, in the fall.