Hollycraft Jewellery was founded by Joseph Chorbajian and others as the Hollywood Jewellery Manufacturing Co. Inc. ~ New York, NY ~ 1938 to about 1971.

Hollycraft jewellery has its own look. It is well made and very “rich” looking and ladylike. The stones are most often multi coloured pastel. They always have an abundance of sparkle and depth. Some of the rhinestone pieces are accented with enamel. The Christmas pins are very popular.

The jewellery was first marked in 1948 and in 1950 the company began dating their creations. The hallmarks often had an accompanying date. They also produced jewellery for other companies. There signature Designs are: Christmas jewellery and pastel multi coloured rhinestones with elaborate settings.