Vintage Jewelry Boxes

Reading last week's post about the octopus earring stand served as a reminder that we have way too many pieces of jewelry to find something so small very useful. Whether you're trying to store cufflinks, brooches, necklaces or the obligatory ring, we thought we'd share our vintage storage solution.

The creamy Buxton box is a classic, with earring and small jewelry storage above and two grooved drawers below. Right now, we have one compartment for brooches, one for vintage necklaces, one for modern necklaces and drawers for bracelets and watches (also separated by new and old).

If you're looking for your own vintage jewelry box, we'd suggest heading to eBay and looking up both Buxton and Mele versions. Here are just a few that we like: