Until the 18th Century, both men and women wore necklaces but after that, it primarily became part of women fashion. Although the fashion of men wearing platinum & gold chains, cross, love pendants continued. Gold necklaces, pearl necklaces, terracotta necklaces, diamond necklaces, beaded necklaces are all a part of women fashion today.
The most primitive type of necklace was made of beads. First glass beads were used, later terracotta beads also came into picture. Necklaces were not only adorned to enhance one's charm and beauty but they were also indicative of one's social position, prestige and wealth. These necklaces also reflected the cultural difference around the world.
Necklaces have been worn by men and women from time immemorial. They are believed to be as old as 40,000 years. During those times they were made with natural materials like shells, bones, teeth, corals, feathers, wood, colorful stones and so on. Later on, metals were used for making necklaces. Necklaces for women are available in various styles and lengths. The necklace design also varies according to the material with which it is made.
Gold necklaces are most preferred by women and they wear them for special occasions like weddings, festivals and religious ceremonies. You can buy a simple gold chain which will go well with all kinds of outfits. Heavy gold necklaces with intricate designs on them match well saree and other traditional outfits.
Silver necklaces are also very much in demand. They are cheaper than gold and affordable by all. They are also available in various styles, sizes and designs. Pearl necklaces have been worn for years by women of royal families. Wearing a pearl necklace makes you look classy and sophisticated. There are single stranded as well as multi-stranded pearl necklaces for you to choose form.
It is the dream of every woman to own a diamond necklace. Diamond necklaces are unique and very beautiful. It is very expensive but lasts forever. When you buy a diamond necklace, make sure that the chain is made of gold, silver or platinum, so that it lasts along with the diamond. They match well with traditional outfits as well as modern dresses. The lustre of the diamonds enhances your beauty and makes you look gorgeous.
A necklace set consists of a necklace and matching earrings. It may also contain bangles or bracelets. You can also buy a necklace set combo, which consists of two or more necklaces, each with a matching pair of earrings. When you buy them this way, you get them at much lower price than when you buy them separately. It may contain party wear as well as daily wear sets. A typical Bridal necklace set usually contains a very heavy bridal necklace which is typically an antique kundan necklace set.
Statement necklace is something that is unique in its style, chunky and which has the ability to attract attention. By wearing such a necklace, all attention will be drawn to your necklace. It can make even a simple outfit look stylish. It can be made of anything, from metals and jewel pieces to beads.
There are other varieties of necklace sets as well Emerald Necklace, Ruby Necklace, Gemstone Necklace, CZ Necklace, Kundan Necklace, Ruby Emerald Necklace, Pearls and Beads Necklaces, Thread Necklace Designs and so on. They are also available in different shapes and designs like Antique Mango Necklace, Peacock Necklace etc.
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