The one piece of traditional Indian jewellery that never seems to go out of trend and style. Indian jewellery trousseau is always incomplete without traditional jhumkas. They take the fashion statement much higher if worn correctly. For eg. if you have a round face then it is recommended to go for a pair that is long and round at the lower end but for someone with a thin and long face, it is best to go with circular or round ones.
Jhumkas are not restricted to one culture anymore. Infact this beautiful piece of jewellery has been adopted by different cultures and states in their unique styles. It has become a strong fashion statement carrying their tradition.
The gujarati style jhumkas are typically made from oxidised silver, are a must have and are very popular during navratri. They are circular in shape and normally small in size. Another culture where we can see there strong presence are in south Indian weddings.The temple jewellery style statement jhumkas are a must have to complete a south Indian wedding. They are normally gold in colour and vary in sizes. They look lovely when paired with silk sarees.
This piece of jewellery has always been in trend and is a must have fashion piece in every girls collection. Even when worn with a simple south indian silk saree or a simple punjabi salwar kameez, they make a strong fashion statement. And now that they are available in so many styles, it’s time to try each one of them and add ’em to your collection.