From Downton to Gatsby: jewellery and fashion from 1890 to 1920

by Andrew Prince

This will be a live talk at the Cirencester Baptist Church. The doors open at 7pm for the commencement of the talk at 7:30pm.

If you haven't already done so, why not watch Lesley's entertaining video with Andrew 'My Life in Sparkles!'

July 28th

From Downton to Gatsby: jewellery and fashion from 1890 - 1929

by Andrew Prince

In his talk Andrew guides you through the extraordinary periods and events between 1890 and 1929, where the great fashion houses collaborated with the finest of jewellers to produce works of art of outstanding quality and glittering opulence. Along with this he discusses the clients and patrons who commissioned the jewels and how they were worn with the sumptuous gowns.

Andrew Prince

Andrew Prince creates some of the finest crystal jewellery in the world. In 2012, he was chosen by the creators of Downton Abbey to supply a large collection of jewellery for the third series. The characters played by Maggie Smith, Shirley Maclaine, Elizabeth McGovern and Michelle Dockery were all adorned with elegant tiaras, combs, earrings and necklaces designed and created by Andrew Prince.