Here's the thing about quality vintage accessories: they're hard to find and worse, they could have been owned by some dead guy. We get itâ€”it doesn't appeal to everyone. But trust us, sometimes the best gems are vintage. How else are you going to find a dope Cartier bracelet from the 1970s, similar to the one Pharrell owns?
But we feel your frustration. Shopping for vintage is easier said than done. There are a lot of fakes out there, and some counterfeiters have gotten so good, it's hard to tell what's real and what's not. Then there's eBay, and we all know that's a hit or miss. Well we're here to help. Here's everything you need to know from where, what, and how to shop for rap's latest obsession: The Complex Guide To Buying Vintage Jewelry.