Indian jewellery has a royal aura that can instantly give you a glamours and elegant look. The significance of Indian jewellery pieces does not end at their stunning style. They are also quintessential to traditional family functions.
Be it a grand function like a wedding to a simple pooja at home, women always adorn jewellery with their girlish gold bracelet ethnic wear to get the perfect look. You too can wear different types of jewellery pieces at traditional family functions to impress everyone.
Below we have jotted down some of the best and most important jewellery you can add in your ethnic collection for family functions. Read on and get ready for shopping!
- Gold necklaces
There is no way you can skip a necklace when it comes to ethnic jewellery. These are the showstoppers unless you are wearing statement earrings. Necklaces can bring traditional vibes, especially when they are made of gold. Yes, while there are different types of necklaces available in the market, gold necklaces still hold a high position. This is due to their importance in Indian cultures. Gold necklaces also symbolize purity and affluence. This is why many women love to wear gold necklaces in traditional family function. You can either buy a heavy kundan necklace or try simple necklace designs in gold if you love minimalism.
For earrings, jhumkas are always the first choice. These dangling earrings take you back to the roots of Indian tradition as they are a part of the temple jewellery. From north India to south India, you would find women of almost all cultures adorning jhumkas. This is why they are also available in different shapes, sizes, and designs. The same goes for metals. You can buy authentic gold earring models or try oxidized jhumkas to create an exquisite look.
- Nose Pins
Yes, nose pins are back in fashion. They are not just adorned by married women but now even unmarried women love to wear stylish nose pins. Based on your style and preference, you can select from a wide range of nose pins. Just make sure that it complements your face type. For instance, if you have a round face, you should go for a half-hoop nose pins. To be on the safer side, we would suggest you to go for nose pin studs. They are available in gold and diamond. You can also opt for coloured crystals or gemstones to match your dress.
Ethnic rings have a unique ability to subtly add a graceful vibe to any outfit. They can also shift the focus from the outfit if you want to. For traditional functions, you can pick a ring or rings in kundan style. Nowadays, huge rings with sapphire and other stones are also getting quite popular. In case you are not a ring-person, you can also try simple gold rings with geometrical designs.
In many Indian cultures, it is believed that a married woman’s hands should never go empty. They can wear anything from gold bangles to glass bangles to fulfill this ritual. So, when it comes to family functions, it becomes quite essential that women wear bangles that are utmost beautiful. For this, you can opt for different types of bangles ranging from South Indian kadas to lakh bangles from Rajasthan. Some women also love to wear bangles in one hand and a metallic watch in the other to get a traditional yet modern look.
Other than these jewellery pieces, you can also try:
- Mang tikka
- Waist chains
- Toe rings
Now that you have the list, it is time to put together a gorgeous look. Just remember that as long as you are confident with your look, every jewellery piece will complement your dress. So, be confident and dazzle everyone at the function!