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Which are different types of Jewelry that Indian women wear : A small guide to make it easy for you.

Jewelry types in India


Living in a Country of Tradition where there exists

a 100 different cultures with it comes different

types of jewelries. Are you confused on what to wear

when or just looking for discovering new jewelry types?

Read the full article below :

What are different types of Jewelry ( Fashion Gold Jewelry)?

  • Bandhi ( Worn on Head )

  • Nose Pin

  • Earrings

  • Neckwear ( Mangalsutras and Necklace Sets )

  • Bangles, Kangan or Kadlis

  • Kamar Bandh ( Waist band )

  • Bajubandh ( Side band worn on arms )

  • Payals and Pochas ( Worn on feet and hands )

So today we focus on Neckwear Types and occasions to be worn on :

Mangalsutras :

Mangalsutras are most common jewelry that can be seen worn by almost 90% of Indian women on daily basis. One can see its reflection on almost every Indian serials ( i.e. 'Taarak Mehta ka Oolta Chashma.')

So there are Mainly two categories in Mangalsutra regarding sizes : 1. Long Mangalsutra

2. Short Mangalsutra

Long Mangalsutra Diverges into :

- Antique

- Golden

- Antique Golden ( Most Popular among three)

Can check it here:

Short Mangalsutra Diverges :

- AD (American Diamond )

- Antique AD

- 1-2 Line

- Golden Antique

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Necklace Set :

Necklace Sets on the other side are the preference of the Modern Day Women. As, these are modern and trendy looking designs with contemporary outlook. And these necklace sets do give an shining rich look.

These Necklace sets are divided into Five different categories regarding sizes :

  1. Short Necklace

  2. Medium Necklace

  3. Big Necklace

  4. Long Necklace

  5. Long-Big necklace Sets

Can check in here:


Conclusion :

  • All of them do contain different variants across the varieties and may serve different purposes.

  • All of the jewelry are mostly occasion wear but, it depends upon person wearing it, culture, tradition and other factors that determine the type of Jewelry to be worn.

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