Bird Pins

 


Visitors: 176

Bird pins are part of costume jewelry and very popular in the fashion circle. They are attached to the front of the dress or on the left or right shoulder pad, according to a personal preference. The pins are also attached to the collars of the dress and can be used for multiple purposes. These include holding identity cards, sunglasses or reading glasses. They are quite similar to broaches and if matched well, bird pins can lend a very special and ornate look to the costume.

Bird pins come in various designs, patterns, colors and materials. As the name suggests, they are pins shaped in the form various birds and come in vibrant colors. The decorations on the pins accentuate the bird’s shape, making it more attractive, to flaunt in social gatherings. Bird pins are a part of treasured jewelry collections. Various metals and stones are used to make these pins. Some of the most commonly used materials are silver tone metal, cold metallic enamel, gold plated metal, lacquer, white metal, pot metal, rhinestones and cellulose acetate or polymer plastic.

Some of the popular bird shapes are the owl, toucan, eagle, penguin, swan, rooster, parrot and the hummingbird. Different movements of these birds are captured to depict different scenes, such as the seated bird or the bird in flight. A huge collection of bird pins and their various designs can be found online. Several dealers, manufacturing and selling bird pins, have their online catalogs on display. The pictures are accompanied by a detailed description of every item, the materials used, the condition of the pins and the prices. Some online catalogs even allow viewing both, the back and front of these pins, by clicking on separate links. Bird pins are collected as antique pieces for their designs and vintage value.

Pins provides detailed information on Pins, Lapel Pins, Bird Pins, Flag Pins and more. Pins is affiliated with Lapel Pin Manufacturers .

(331)
Tags:

Article Source:


 
Rate this Article: 
 
Custom Pins
Rated 4 / 5
based on 5 votes
ArticleSlash

Related Articles:

Bird Feeders and Bird Houses How to Properly Care and Maintain Them For ..

by: William Gibson (July 19, 2008) 
(Pets/Birds)

Bird Watching Trips - India A Bird Watchers Paradise!

by: Sabrina Johnston (January 07, 2006) 
(Travel and Leisure/Outdoors)

How To Choose The Right Bird Toys To Keep Your Pet Bird From Getting Bored

by: Lee Dobbins (December 10, 2006) 
(Home and Family)

Rick Warren's Whole Bird – Why This Bird Can't Fly

by: Michael Bresciani (April 07, 2007) 
(News)

Bird Proof Your Property with Bird Screen

by: A. Kecskes (July 28, 2010) 
(Home Improvement/DIY)

Bird Feeders and Bird Seed

by: M. T. Ranger (January 12, 2009) 
(Pets/Birds)

Bird Room Air Purifier - 5 Reasons Why Using a Purifier Makes a Healthier Pet ..

by: Debbie Davis (January 13, 2009) 
(Pets/Birds)

Hair Pins

by: Kent Pinkerton (January 08, 2007) 
(Shopping and Product Reviews)

Awareness Pins

by: Kent Pinkerton (January 08, 2007) 
(Shopping and Product Reviews)

Custom Pins

by: Kent Pinkerton (January 08, 2007) 
(Shopping and Product Reviews)