A beautiful and eye catching vintage heart shaped gold tone and fuchsia red lucite Christian Lacroix insignia pin brooch, early 1990s. A very collectible iconic piece.
In April 1987, a new Fashion House was founded in a private mansion at 73 rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, in the heart of Paris.
The House of Christian Lacroix was created by Arlesian couturier Christian Lacroix and press agent Jean-Jacques Picart, with support from Bernard Arnault. Word quickly spread throughout Paris and Christian Lacroix’s name was on everyone’s lips.
Size : 7 cm. ( 2 3/4" ) x 5.5 cm. ( 2 11/64" ) with a depth of 0.5 cm. ( 0 13/64" ).
Weight : 39 g. ( 1.37 ounces ).
Condition : very good - a bit dusty ( taken with a powerful close up lens ! ).
Vintage Christian Lacroix pin brooch, early 1990s.