Debra Tiffany vintage fashion earrings
Debra Tiffany vintage fashion earrings (1987-1997)
The history of the Debra Tiffany jewelry brand began more than 35 years ago in Houston, Texas, and lasted for a decade. Founded in December 1987, Resins Unlimited Inc. for the production of fashion jewelry ceased to exist in 1997. It was a family business founded by Debra Tiffany Hollingshead (b. 1952). Noteworthy, Debra Tiffany owned two companies registered at the same address in Houston. Her first company United States Sales Inc (incorporated in November 1986) also went out of business in 1997.
Debra Tiffany’s collections have traditionally included hypo-allergenic screw-back earrings, clip earrings, stud earrings and pierced earrings. Made as dangle drop, doorknocker, or button shape earrings, the design amaze with variety of designs and colors. Bright statement earrings with geometric, floral and filigree designs, were sold on black branded cards. The cards in particular, contained information about the lifetime guarantee and the address of the company. The materials used in creation of earrings were traditional for 1980s fashion jewelry – gold and silver tone alloys, resin, multi-color enamels and faux pearls.
In 2000, Debra T. Hollingshead founded Artistocrat Jewelry Fashion Designers and Estate Collections, LLC with stores opened in Houston. Her company was engaged in retailing accessories, watches, jewelry and clothing for ten years.