To brooch or not to brooch?

Apparently, brooches are back in fashion, so we should all expect to see more of them for 2017 and beyond. Is this because of the return to more ladylike fashions, like silk blouses, dresses, and pant suits? I haven’t worn a pant suit in years! Have you? I’m no longer in the corporate world, so formal suits, pantyhose, etc., are but distant memories. Ask me if I’m sorry? (Note: photo of Swarovski Bow pin, courtesy of Google Images). You should probably avoid wearing brooches on light silk blouses, but they’re perfect on jackets, coats, heavy sweaters, ponchos, hats, scarves, and …