Nothing can match the bohemian charm of unique and chic tribal jewelry. Pair it up with your outfits to create and style gorgeous ethnic looks.
India is a culture-rich land – a nation that has a vast variety of clothing, food and art. Every region has its own form of dressing that reflects the skill and expertise of that place. In general, Indian ethnic-wear is characterized by vivacious colours and different forms of prints and embellishments. While an ethnic outfit in itself is a glorious and splendid form of clothing – when complemented with the right accessories, it creates a style statement that’s unmatched.
Jewellery is an important component of an ethnic ensemble. Gold, silver, diamonds and precious stones have, for centuries, been used in the form of intricate jewellery reflecting the richness of the Indian heritage. However these days, other forms of jewellery have hit the market to meet the varied demands of modern fashion-conscious women. Tribal jewellery is one such form that has been widely embraced as a trending accessory.
Tribal jewellery by itself is a very broad term. Local ornaments worn by nomads and rural tribes as well as African jewellery is also called tribal jewellery. These accessories are usually loud and have captivating patterns of animals, funky beads, threads, charms and carved pendants. If you’re attending a casual event like a kitty party, birthday party or just having a day out, you can add a few pieces of tribal jewellery to your ethnic outfit. Well honestly, carrying these accessories stylishly is not everyone’s cup of tea. Actress Kirron Kher and Bollywood director Farah Khan are some of the well-known women who are often spotted wearing statement tribal jewellery pieces with confidence!
Huge metal necklaces, oxidized rings, foot tie-ups, colorful stones and tasseled metallic danglers- Bohemian jewellery has recently been trending all around the world. This versatile form of tribal jewellery can be stylishly teamed with Indian, fusion as well as western outfits. These pretty accessories tend to give a contemporary touch to ethnic-wear and can glamourize simple outfits instantly. If you’re planning to wear a plain saree, just add a statement Bohemian necklace for jewellery and you’re done! Or if you’re wearing a tunic, put on a pair of colorful danglers and 3-4 rings to style-up your ethnic look!
Bohemian accessories look best with plain or subtly printed outfits. For heavily embroidered dresses, these accessories can make the ensemble look overdone. Known for her simplicity and gorgeous ethnic looks, actress Vidya Balan is often seen wearing Bohemian jewellery with her Indian outfits.
Styling is completely individual. Whichever accessories you opt for, keep in mind its effect when paired with your outfit and the occasion. Above all, do follow your personal preference for that stands above every style game!