An Account of Ancient Egyptian Jewelry

 Ancient Egyptian Jewelry, antient jewelrySome women have unique taste in jewelry. Some like to go with contemporary and modern styles of ornaments when it comes to adorning themselves. Others like something edgier or close to traditional designs. If you want, you can try out some spectacular ancient Egyptian styled jewelry for a classy but bold look. Egyptian queens were known to have excellent taste in jewelry and fashion.

So whatever jewelry has been discovered in tombs and pyramids till date have been noted to be exquisitely and intricately made with a lot of grandeur and skill. Some of the jewelry from ancient Egypt had special symbols and signs of ancient gods and goddess which represented energies and strengths which were meant to have great meaning for the person wearing it. Even today, you can find many leading jewelry stores making ornaments- both chunky and delicate ones which have certain Egyptian influence in the designs and styles of their make.

Wearing pearls for your wedding

pearls, wedding jewelryThe pearl jewelry is becoming quite famous and is much in demand now days. The color, luster, shapes and the availability in various types of jewelries are the main reason behind this wide popularity of the pearl jewelry. Now days, people are even wearing pearl jewelries on the wedding day. The bride’s gown can also be customized with white pearls to make it look unique and also to signify purity.

Various pearls jewelries are available in the market. Almost all leading jewelers now days have a good stock of the pearl jewelries. The pink variety of the pearl is the most expensive, rare and much in demand among the people. You can also customized jewelries for your wedding. Starting from the crown of the bride to the groom’s long neck chain, the pearls can be used in all types of jewelries quite effectively.

So if you want to sport a new look other the traditional one on your wedding day, then the pearl jewelries can help you out with that.

An account on hand crafted temple jewelry

hand crafted , temple jewelryHandcrafted ornaments are a specialty of the Indian jewelry scene. Since the ancient times, Indian temples have been using handcrafted jewelries for the Indian gods and goddesses and the trend is still on. Most of the temples in South India have handmade jewelries designed in heavy gold.

The temple jewelries here are mostly based in gold – sometimes the ornaments are crafted with pure gold while some of the ornaments even feature precious and semi-precious stones. Silver and other metals are generally not in use here since these jewelries are meant for God only and no other metal in the country can reach up to the richness of gold.
The hand crafted temple jewelries mostly follow an intricate and heavy design for everything ranging from the “tikli” for forehead or rings for the toes. The temple jewelries usually feature the designs of the pertinent temples and the theme related to the site.