jewellery

When it comes to jewellery, less is more!

When it comes to jewellery, less is more!

Gone are the days when woman adorned herself with heavy jewellery, that dazzled in almost every exposed part of her body. Fashion trends have evolved radically since then, and...

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Bling for your nails

Bling for your nails

For some time, the French manicure took over the salons. All the fashion conscious women wanted clear, shiny nails with white tips. Normal nail polish was just not ‘in’. Now,...

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“Charm”ing accessories

“Charm”ing accessories

We all need a little luck to get us through life, especially, living in the 21st century like we do! No wonder then, that we place a lot of importance on charms – we need to...

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Pearls of wisdom

Pearls of wisdom

Diamonds might be a girl’s best friend, but the pearl too, is not far behind. Since time immemorial, pearls have been considered to be precious, and the grace which pearls lend...

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Layer up!

Layer up!

If you’re not ready to mix prints, as it is the common trend these days, the best place to start experimenting is your jewelry. The greatest advice from this entire article is...

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Anklets are no longer traditional!

Anklets are no longer traditional!

Anklets, though traditionally associated with Indian attire such as ‘sarees’, ‘lehnga-choli’, ‘ghagra’, ‘salwar-kurti’ etc. this concept no longer holds good today. Rather, the...

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Body chains – the new fashion jewellery in town

Body chains – the new fashion jewellery in town

We are always looking for new ways to innovate where jewellery and fashion is concerned, aren’t we? A trend which seems to be hot on the radar of the funky and fashion conscious...

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Starry jewellery

Starry jewellery

As a race, we are superstitious. We like holding on to the belief that there are tangible objects that will protect us from evil things that are hovering around us, waiting to...

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Jewellery to wear to work

Jewellery to wear to work

Some women love wearing large studs, jingly bracelets, nose pins – flashing rings and what have you all the time – even to their workplace. Others are of the sort who do not...

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Valentine jewellery

Valentine jewellery

So it is that time of the year – when heart shaped balloons abound, pink cupcakes are eaten, and ribbon wrapped chocolate boxes are presented. Many young hearts in love will go...

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Arm Party

Arm Party

The Arm Party has been in full swing. Bloggers are posting pictures of their mass collections of stacked bracelets giving this trend a run for its money. The key is to start...

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Pasta necklaces- kitschy jewellery

Pasta necklaces- kitschy jewellery

If you are a mom, you know that your time is almost wholly taken up by your child – especially if the apple of your eye is very young. Once you run out of things to entertain...

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Cuff bracelets- jewellery for your arms

Cuff bracelets- jewellery for your arms

Since ‘Big is in’ is the mantra these days where jewellery is concerned, what with huge being the operative word where necklaces, rings and earrings are concerned, why should...

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Jewellery for your feet

Jewellery for your feet

There is no part of our body that we leave out when accessorizing. A woman adorns her ears, nose, sometimes lips, neck, wrists, belly – all the way down to the ankles and the...

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Nothing less than a solitaire for your lady

Nothing less than a solitaire for your lady

Only a true woman will know the meaning of a solitaire gemstone ring. It is most often the engagement ring that she wears on her finger to symbolise her undying love and...

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Watch out!

Watch out!

If you thought watches only serve the purpose of telling you the time, think again. For in recent times, watches do more than just that. Watches these days act as great...

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Wear a brooch to rock your outfit

Wear a brooch to rock your outfit

If you are old fashioned, you would call these pieces of jewellery brooches, if not, you would call them pins. But whatever may be your choice of words, there is not a doubt in...

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Ear piercings - every girl must have them!

Ear piercings - every girl must have them!

Every little girl gets her ears pierced by the time she is 3 or 4 years old. She doesn’t realise the significance then, obviously, but once she grows older and can wear pretty...

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Jewellery made from cloth

Jewellery made from cloth

There is a great way to recycle old clothes and other fabrics that you might have lying around the house – turn them into jewellery! Yes, you heard it right, all you need are a...

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'Maang-Tika' - not for brides alone!

'Maang-Tika' - not for brides alone!

This is a kind of Indian hair jewellery that is worn where the hair is parted into two sections in the middle of the head, and it touches the forehead. The word is derived from...

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Nose-Rings ~ No longer  passe!

Nose-Rings ~ No longer passe!

“Nose-rings?!! Nah, looks too outdated on a modern-day woman!” “Am I village belle to put on a nose-ring?” “Might experiment once or twice with a traditional outfit! But on a...

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Love the earth? Wear ‘green’ jewellery

Love the earth? Wear ‘green’ jewellery

Jewellery is a matter of personal taste, of his or her own choice. There is a huge collection of eco-friendly jewellery designs from recycled, repurposed and vintage items of...

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The appeal of papier-mâché jewellery

The appeal of papier-mâché jewellery

Since everyone is going green in a big way, we suggest that you jump on to the bandwagon too. People all over the world have been gearing up to protect the eco system by going...

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Ivory and its terrible repercussions

Ivory and its terrible repercussions

Humans have a tendency to covet everything which is not easily available. It had started with diamonds, but then it went on to coveting different kinds of fur, tiger claws, and...

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Bracelets~ for all dress types!

Bracelets~ for all dress types!

Are you the kind of woman that simply steps out of home, throwing on an outfit, without bothering about the right kind of accessories that would complement your style and...

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Pretty pendants - think out of the box!

Pretty pendants - think out of the box!

One of the earliest forms of bodily adornment, pendants have come a long way. It is said that the primitive man liked to make a little hole in a piece of rock and slip a string...

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Get your bling on: embellish your phones and tablets

Get your bling on: embellish your phones and tablets

Bling had shot into the scene at around 2007. The idea of bling on cell-phones and other gadgets soon caught up, and companies were maxing special bling editions of their...

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Care for those jewels!

Care for those jewels!

Everything precious needs care and attention. Your jewels are no less. They complement you, beautify you, adorn you and celebrate you. Therefore, they deserve that extra...

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Accessorise like an Egyptian

Accessorise like an Egyptian

Okay, we confess – the cult song by the Bangles called “Walk Like An Egyptian” inspired the title of this article – which we are sure you have figured out already! But there is...

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Beautiful jewellery that is ethical and recycled

Beautiful jewellery that is ethical and recycled

Sometimes I come across brands that make me go 'WOW!' and this is one of them, handmade, ethical and organically inspired, made using recycled brass and silver with touches of...

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Top 5 summer jewellery trends for 2013

Top 5 summer jewellery trends for 2013

The summer season is heating up with the latest jewellery trends making their way to the runways and into leading fashion magazines! From electric “pop” shades to whimsical...

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Fun and colourful feather jewellery

Fun and colourful feather jewellery

Feather jewellery has undergone a much-needed makeover and has been given a modern twist thanks to new techniques in feather art. Gone are the days of plain brown and black...

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Rockstar Jewellery - elegance with an edge

Rockstar Jewellery - elegance with an edge

Rockstar jewellery is synonymous with its origins, i.e. rock music, and is actually an integral influencer to the fashion industry. Contrary to popular belief, it is not merely...

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Discover your tribal side with jewellery!

Discover your tribal side with jewellery!

Tribal jewellery is not a cohesive whole. We often refer to certain kinds of jewellery as being tribal, but within this broad umbrella, are a number of different tribal cultures...

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Take care of your jewellery in monsoons!

Take care of your jewellery in monsoons!

The season of grey mornings and erratic downpour is already here. While you’re all set to make the most of monsoons in every way you can, do not forget your precious belongings ...

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Polki jewellery ~ a woman's delight!

Polki jewellery ~ a woman's delight!

This style of jewellery originated in India itself, the very word “polka” standing for “uncut diamond”. This is an intricate form of jewellery which when planned in its design...

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