Indian women prefer wearing either gold or glass bangles
Gold has a religious connotation in India and a deep social significance. Most Indian women prefer wearing either gold or glass bangles or combination of both. Primary distinguishing factor for these is the material that is used to make the bangles. There is no place for stagnation in Indian art and craft, for although forms are repeated, they are free from imitative intent.
Bangles made from lac are one of the oldest ones and among the brittle category too. Lac is clay like material which in molded in hot kilns-like places to make these bangles. Among the recent entrants are the rubber bangles that are worn more like a wrist band by youngsters while the plastic ones are there to add the trendy look. Lac bangles are made of shellac mixed with different colors to give a finest shape of bangles, using chatons, rhine sones, mirrors, beads etc.
Gemstone jewellery items
Our huge collection of gemstone jewellery items are rings, earrings, bracelets and pendants. We test every piece of jewellery items personally. Elegant gemstone rings all available in your choice of 14 karat white or yellow gold. For your important occasion we have a gemstone pendant which is a beautiful fashion accessory and also it will be perfect gift.
Select from our varied gemstone pendant designs, from simple and elegant to artistic and unique. Let the shopping begin and select your favorite gem from our site. If you are looking for a pair of gemstone stud earrings then we have every shape and size available in white or yellow gold and 20 different gems. ? Just select a gem below to begin. A gemstone bracelet makes a wonderful gift for a birthday, anniversary, or holiday. Find a design that you like, and select her favorite colored gemstone in white or yellow gold.
Gemstones are so durable
A few are mineraloids not true minerals and are including here: opal, amber, and moldavite. Foremost is durability - it must not easily corrode away, nor can it be brittle. It is so durable that nearly all of the gold ever mined is still in circulation or storage. In some cases, the names are true misnomers, such as Green Amethyst for prasiolite-a transparent green variety of quartz.
In most cases, these variety names are historical, as the gemstones were not recognized as being varieties of other minerals until well after the name was in common use such as aquamarine, emerald, and heliodor as varieties of beryl. And that is related to the third characteristic, ductility. You can see the options are endless and when you are commissioning a piece, why compromise a thing when you can choose!