Podcast: The Big, Bold and Experimental Style of British Modernism
Emma de Sybel, vintage dealer and founder of Baroque Rocks in London, discusses the fabulous creations of the 1960s and 1970s.
In every period in jewelry history, significant events have forced jewelers and artists to adapt. In the ’60s, recounts Emma de Sybel, founder of vintage jewelry store Baroque Rocks in London, one of those events was a rebellion among the younger generations. “The children and adolescents suddenly didn’t want to wear pearls, well-fitted dresses and little suits, so they decided to experiment,” she elaborates.