Brooch Wisdom

Airplane brooch: The missing dangle

This week I wore my red airplane brooch. It was part of a large vintage brooch lot I bought a few months ago through eBay. It really pops when I wear it on this striped shirt. But there is something mysterious about this particular brooch. The missing dangle If you look closely, you see a small chain attached to the wing. So the question that arises is: What would have been dangling at the bottom of this red airplane brooch?! Maybe a bomb? Or an entire name?A red bow maybe… The skyline of a city? A paratrooper?Perhaps it used to have […]