A good chunk of Indian culture can be explained in terms of jewellery. Apart from using jewellery as adornments, they were primarily used as a form of financial security; a fund that would help them in rough times. Jewellery was extensively related to culture and traditions; but slowly, the mindset has changed and today, jewellery is more of a style statement than anything else.
But there is one thing that has not changed. The significance of bridal jewellery has stayed on from centuries and shall continue to be so, even though there are quite a few shifts in the needs of the modern day bride. Kundan is a centuries old form of jewellery making that flourished in the Mughal period. Till date, this art of jewellery making exists and is found mainly in parts of Rajasthan and Gujarat.
A Story set in Gold
If you are one who does not like to carry heavy pieces of real gold on your wedding for whatever reason, then artificial jewellery is the best option available. This beautiful kundan set is sure to make the special day even more special. Set in artificial gold, the clear stones resemble uncut diamonds. The set consists of a choker neckpiece, a pair of beautiful earrings and the quintessential maang tikka.
The choker necklace is just perfect either on a lehenga or on a saree. The neck piece sits snugly around your neck and highlights your beauty bone and highlights your beautiful neck. The design features a broad strip of uncut diamond design followed by dangling white pearls. The pendent of the necklace is a big medallion with a design surrounding the central dew drop pearl. The choker ends on a single pearl bead that defines the length of the choker.
The earrings are another pair of beautifully crafted piece of jewellery. The big flower is followed by the design similar to the choker medallion with a centre dew drop pearl surrounded by uncut diamond design. The earrings too finish off on a single pearl. The maang tikka is exactly like the earrings except for the hook that is provided for gripping the head.
Most of the Indian wedding trousseau being in red or shades of red, this plain diamond and pearl set is sure to add to the beauty of it, especially since this set does not have red in it. It splendidly sets off the red and makes you shine throughout your special day. With your entire make up, wedding dress and this jewellery, you are sure to look like a precious princess. There is one thing that is bigger than everything else, though; that is your million dollar smile, which is the most precious jewel that can make your wedding memories the one to be treasured!!