There’s a bit of history behind all the history that made Fred Leighton such a sought-after designer. Today, people looking for a unique piece of jewelry and a certain audacious style turn to one company: Fred Leighton.
It’s not uncommon to see dynamic vintage jewelry worn by both celebrities and people with an appreciation for classic designs. But, 50 years ago that wasn’t the case. Most vintage jewelry was taken apart for the precious stones, and a bit of fashion history melted down.