How to Open a Vintage Jewelry Store

More and more people love vintage jewelry because of the elegance that it gives the person wearing it. So opening a vintage jewellery store will be a big hit.

Vintage jewelry or what is also known an antique jewelry are the ones produced many eras ago such as the early Victorian era, Georgian, mid-Victorian, arts and crafts era, late Victorian, Edwardian, art deco and retro and the art nouveau ear.

Each era created different designs. Some of the jewelries are handmade which makes every piece of the jewellery very precious. All vintage jewelries have bright gemstones to further enhance the design of the jewelry.

More and more people today are venturing in to opening a vintage jewelry business. If you are one of the people who have a passion in collecting vintage jewelries, why not earn money from it? You won't only enjoy what you are doing; you can also earn lots of bucks.

Vintage jewelry business will never be out of fashion due to its elegance. So starting a vintage jewelry business will not be a waste. All you need to do is learn how and where to sell it. Learn the basics in the business industry and you will be off on making a lot of earnings.

Here are some basic tips that you should do when starting a vintage jewelry business:

  • Find a place where you can buy vintage jewelleries for a low price such as, and eBay. You can also find great deals with wholesale vintage jewelleries. All you have to do is to be patient searching for it. You can also try looking for thrift stores for sure; they are selling vintage jewelries that you can definitely sell for a higher price.
  • After buying your vintage jewelries take photos of them. You should place them in a lit and clear space in your room. Take four to five photos for each of the jewelry piece in different sides or angles. Focus on the color and the design. You will make use of these photos if you also want to sell online. You can create a website or you can just simply post it to auction sites such as eBay. Just make sure that you are competitive because as you all know, there are a lot of people who sells jewelries online.
  • Look for a place where you can sell your items. Make sure that the place is a bit crowded for your store to be visible in the eyes of the passersby. If you are selling high end vintage jewelries make sure to place your jewellery shop in an area where there are a lot of people who can afford and enjoy them.

After following these tips above, you can definitely start with your vintage jewelry business. Vintage jewelleries are like your investments for the future. Remember to choose the jewelleries that you are going to sell to avoid having problems in the future.


  • Pradeep S. Methakar said on December 30, 2010
    Mumbai, India - Gitanjali Group. We are india's leading jewellery and solitaire manufacture. And we are looking forward for giving franchisee of our brands across the country. If you have a financial budget above Rs 70 lakhs and a shop space of 400 Sq Ft we would be able to give you franchisee. FOr further details you can contact me on my Mobile no - or email me, M- 09820887855. Thanks & Regards. Pradeep
  • manthan bhavsar said on June 30, 2014
    i want to start new business in antique jewellery market...plz help me how to start. give information detail in this sector.


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