Before I found my dress, actually before I was really looking at dresses, I stumbled upon a bunch of these pearl necklaces on Etsy and I fell in love:
Heck, I'll wear it to both my Bridal Showers (I'm having a Massachusetts Bridal Shower as well as a Pittsburgh Bridal Shower) and my rehearsal...I love those necklaces that much! Plus, they aren't exactly cheap so I would want to get my money's worth.
Well, guess what my amazing Mommy gave me for my Birthday (she gave it to me last night since I flew home)? An actual vintage pearl necklace!!!!!!!!!!!!! Not an Etsy look alike, an actual necklace from the 40's! And here it is:
|She got it at "Twentieth Century Ltd - Vintage Designer Costume Jewelry" which is at 73 Charles St, Boston, MA|
I might take the plunge and order this dress that I've been eyeing for my Bridal Showers now that I have the perfect necklace for it. It's a little dressier then I would normally go for (for a bridal shower) but heck, I'm the bride, I can wear what I want: