Picking jewelry is hardly an issue, shops are flooded with jewelry as much as online portals are. Picking the right kind of jewelry is what makes the task a challenging one.
Following tips can make your decision making a little easier and better:
Determine your Fashion Statement
You need to first ascertain what kind of a fashion statement you want to make. Do you want your jewelry to compliment your outfit, or you want it to be subtle of you want it to be the most outstanding piece that you wear.
Determine how long you want your jewelry to last
Diamonds, gold and platinum last forever. So go for these if you want to spend a little more and have it for your lifetime. If you go for Silver and Pearls, their elegance is lost in some years, but don’t hurt your pocket with their affordability. Hence making a decision as to how long you want them for makes a base for your decision to buy some good piece of jewelry.
Know your Budget
Again, you budget determines what kind of jewelry you can afford. With little higher budgets you can go for gold platinum and diamonds, they not only last forever, but also give you a class experience. However, more trendy designs are available in Silver and other metals that give you a jazzy look.
Know your Gemstones
If you are into astrology and stuff, you can first check out, which gemstone would suit you? Accordingly you can go for good jewelry. Since not all gemstones suit all (only if you believe in it) it’s always better to know it before hand and plan your shopping accordingly.
Know Your Outfit
The kind of jewellery you need depends largely upon the kind of outfit you want to wear.
Diamonds are something that go well with all kinds of dresses. Be it a saree or a western outfit or even casuals, diamonds go well with all. If you want a more traditional look, you can go for go along with a traditional Indian outfit. If your outfit is trendy you can go for sterling silver or steel jewelry. Steel works especially well if you want to go for an urbane and ruggedly stylish look. Its affordability makes it very versatile. An extremely wide range of designs and styles are available in sterling silver. Even steel is coming up well with fashionistas who love the rough look. Platinum gives an elegant and stylish air to any subtle Indian dress. It goes well with a designer saree or a Punjabi suit.
Know How Much Jewellery you should wear
Now, this is a tricky thing to decide, but it all depends what kind of a look you want to carry. If you want a subtle look, you can go for minimal jewelry. Say if you are wearing a saree, you can go for a thin necklace and some simple earrings. If you like chunkier earrings, let them be the sole jewelry piece on you and drop the idea of a necklace. If you want your jewellery to be outstanding, you can go for some good gold necklace or tanmaniya. Gold bangles with stones can enhance that rich and traditional look. If you want a casual and jazzy look go for chunky chains with jazzy pendants and heavy metal bracelets. Avoid chunky earrings, rather go for no or small ones, as earrings give more traditional look than trendy.