The Art of Indian Jewellery

The Art of Indian Jewellery

Exploring the Art of Indian Jewellery

Indian jewellery is renowned for its exquisite craftsmanship, intricate designs, and the use of precious gemstones and metals. The Art of Indian Jewellery is a comprehensive guide that introduces readers to the fascinating world of Indian jewellery, providing an overview of its types and techniques. While The Art of Indian Jewellery offers a comprehensive introduction, it also encourages readers to explore this rich and precious world further.

The leading guide has been divided into two parts – the first part explores the different techniques used, and the second part explores various types of ornaments. As an additional resource, we have also included a guide on caring for your Indian jewellery.

Exploring the Art of Indian Jewellery

Indian jewellery is renowned for its exquisite craftsmanship, intricate designs, and the use of precious gemstones and metals. The Art of Indian Jewellery is a comprehensive guide that introduces readers to the fascinating world of Indian jewellery, providing an overview of its types and techniques. While The Art of Indian Jewellery offers a comprehensive introduction, it also encourages readers to explore this rich and precious world further.

Unraveling the Techniques of Indian Jewellery

Indian jewellery making has been shaped by many influences, showcasing the country’s rich history of cultural exchange, international trade, skilled craftsmanship, and artistic expression. Exploring the following techniques will provide insights into the fascinating process of creating Indian jewellery.

Indian Jewellery Kundan and Jadau

Jadau

Process of embedding Polki and Kundan by using foiled gold, usually accompanied by enamelling on the back

Die-Stamping

Die-Stamping

Process of pressing fine gold sheets with a hammer into a specially designed metal mould called a die stamping

Granulation

Granulation

Process of placing small, decorative granules or tiny spheres of metal onto a metal surface, typically gold

Meenakari Indian Jewellery

Meenakari

Process of heating powdered glass set in engraved motifs to create designs

Ganthan

Ganthan (Knitting)

Process of manually knitting beads using gold wirework

Indian Jewellery

Lost Wax Casting

Process of using molten metal poured into a mould created by lost wax

Unraveling the Techniques of Indian Jewellery

Indian jewellery making has been shaped by many influences, showcasing the country’s rich history of cultural exchange, international trade, skilled craftsmanship, and artistic expression.

Pieces from an Indian Jewellery Box

Indian jewellery can be categorized based on the specific body parts they adorn, showcasing each piece’s intricate craftsmanship and cultural significance. Our guide highlights the diverse range of Indian jewellery, specifically designed for different body parts, with unique artistry and symbolism associated with each piece.

Pieces from an Indian Jewellery Box

Indian jewellery can be categorized based on the specific body parts they adorn, showcasing each piece’s intricate craftsmanship and cultural significance. Our guide highlights the diverse range of Indian jewellery, specifically designed for different body parts, with unique artistry and symbolism associated with each piece.

Indian Jewellery Rani Haar

Taking Care of Indian Jewellery

A cleaning and maintenance guide offering valuable insight on caring for your precious Indian jewellery

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Indian Jewellery at PureJewels

Our atelier showcases an exquisite collection of fine gold jewellery that seamlessly harmonizes luxury and craftsmanship, serving as cherished companions on your lifelong journey.

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Taking Care of Indian Jewellery

A cleaning and maintenance guide offering valuable insight on caring for your precious Indian jewellery.

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Indian Jewellery at PureJewels

Our atelier showcases an exquisite collection of fine gold jewellery that seamlessly harmonizes luxury and craftsmanship, serving as cherished companions on your lifelong journey.

Know More