With your wedding date, venue, and outfits all set, there is no doubt that you are already on a wild shopping spree, working on your D-Day task list. Finalizing the look for every wedding function requires meticulous visualization of the occasion vibe, the attire, and most importantly, the jewelry. Indian wedding jewelry accentuates your entire look like nothing else can by adding that perfect touch of bling. A good wedding jewelry collection is an important element of your bridal trousseau because apart from the wedding, you need it to accessorize for other smaller functions.
Take a look at these exquisite Indian bridal jewelry pieces that will give your wedding day look (and mood) an instant lift:
Statement Choker Necklace
The Indian choker necklace has become a must-have piece in every bride’s jewelry collection, whether you are looking for something classic or contemporary. A decadent choker set suits almost every type of outfit, especially ones with a deep-cut neckline. Depending on how heavy your dress is, you can wear it alone or easily pair it with longer necklaces.
Perfect for the big fat Indian wedding, a pair of chandelier earrings or jhumkas can easily elevate an otherwise understated traditional look. Buy something silver or gold-plated to match any outfit or wear a multi-colored one to dazzle the spectators. Vintage style or kundan-studded jhumkas with delicate chains are also catching steam this shaadi season.
Regal Raani Haar
This long and glam piece of wedding jewelry is the best option when worn on a light blouse or top. It decorates your neck in the most imperial way with its majestic layers of jewels and an attractive pendant. The panchlada raani haar or five layers of strings has recently caught many eyeballs because of the intricacy and rani feels that it exuberates.
Captivating Maang Tikka
An Indian bride without a maang tikka looks incomplete. This mesmerizing piece of jewelry on your forehead can give standout bride vibes. You can choose a maang tikka depending on the size of your forehead and the kind of look you’re aiming for. A piece of more elaborate forehead jewelry would be the matha patti which comes with ornamented chains on both sides.
Pretty Polki Necklace and Earrings
Polki is a great alternative for someone who doesn’t want to be adorned in gold from head to toe. Polki jewelry is made of uncut diamond in its natural form and is usually crafted in a splendid tone of gold with various colored embellishments which makes it perfect for any bridal ensemble.
Chaandbalis are moon or round-shaped earrings and have been a part of India’s rich heritage since the era of Mughals to Nizams. Today, it is one of the chicest and most versatile pieces of jewelry that a bride can own. You can pair it with a sharara, saree, salwar kameez, or lehenga for your wedding functions, and keep it handy for other traditional occasions in the future too.
Gleaming Emeralds and Diamonds Set
Trending in contrast to your outfit color (pink, red, orange, ivory), scintillating and stylish diamonds sets with emeralds have become every bride’s favorite. It adds the perfect sheen to any modern Indian attire from a pre-wedding cocktail gown to a post-wedding reception saree.
Imperial Jadau Jewelry Set
Jadau jewelry is the result of fine craftsmanship where precious gemstones such as pearls, rubies, uncut diamonds, and emeralds are embedded into gold. Jadau jewelry set is that perfect piece of heavy jewelry that you always dreamt of to dial up the drama in your wedding.
Gorgeous Multi-layered Necklace
Look like a queen with this long necklace made of multiple strings woven together in a beautiful pattern covering your entire bosom beautifully. A kundan neckpiece layered with precious gemstones is a choice of many brides who want to look like a million-dollar princess on their wedding day.
Magnificent Pearl Necklace
Long strings of pearls worn with a choker necklace deliver the perfect personification of sophistication and elegance. You can mix and match long strings of pearls with other neckpieces to keep your bridal look super interesting.
Dainty Hand Harnesses
You’ll realize that a lot of attention is focused on your hands due to all the ceremonies like rings exchange, varmala, wedding pooja, etc. So, make the smart choice of investing in delicate hand harnesses or haath phools worn on the back of your palms combined with matching rings.
A cuff of jewelry for your arms because ‘how much jewelry is too much jewelry’ is a question that no bride ever asked! Complete your wedding day jewelry look with a minimalistic armlet or bajubandh that matches your attire.
Whether you decide to go traditional or contemporary for your wedding, the fascinating Indian culture will always stay embedded in every piece of jewelry, be it nose pins, choker necklaces, or statement earrings. The options for Indian bridal jewelry are truly infinite, so pick Indian wedding jewelry pieces that are timeless and match your personality.