A few decades ago, Indian women preferred to buy jewellery from their trusted local jeweller, be it a personal milestone, an impulse buy or a wedding. However,  recent changes in consumer habits have indicated a gradual shift to shopping for jewellery at national jewellery houses with thriving presence across tier I, II & III cities. In fact, India is the second highest consumer of gold in the world and one of the leading exporters of gems and jewellery in the world. Precious metal, gemstone and birthstone jewellery market is huge in India and to supply the demand, there is no… View Post

Diwali is one of the biggest festivals in India and Dhanteras is celebrated a day before Diwali. The festival of lights is a time for family celebration and reverence to Lakshmi, the Hindu goddess of prosperity. Which is why investing in gold and silver and treating yourself or others to jewellery and gifts is an important part of Diwali and Dhanteras celebrations.     Gold is usually bought on Dhanteras, the first day of the festival of Diwali. It has great auspicious importance and people flock to jewellery stores to purchase shiny new biscuits, jewellery and coins. If you are looking… View Post

The worldwide fascination with birthstones has been on for at least a few millennia. The Indians, Greeks, Romans, Egyptians, and Persians are among the ancient civilisations that treasured these gems, these lucky birthstones according to date of birth, even thousands of years ago. The tradition, of course, has continued, for a variety of reasons. Precious gems make for wonderful trinkets and birthstone jewellery is as symbolic as it is beautiful. You may believe they bring you luck, or just love the way they look. It’s not uncommon to gift a birthstone necklace, a birthstone bracelet or other birthstone jewellery to… View Post

The Capricorn birthstone is Garnet. Capricorns are characterised as some of the most determined and dedicated personalities of all the signs of the zodiac. Give yourselves a pat on the back! 🙂 These individuals born between December 22 and January 19 are usually high achievers, they’re highly ambitious and resolute. At the same time, Capricorns are pragmatic and always ready to help those in need. I know this because my sister is Capricorn and she goes all out to help her friends and family. God bless Capricorns! Capricorns have a gorgeous zodiac birthstone in garnet, which is versatile and extensively… View Post

Astrological Sign – Libra Those born under the star sign of Libra are lucky to have Opal as their zodiac (Libra) birthstone. Libra Dates: September 23-October 22 Zodiac Symbol: Scales Libra Birthstone: Opal Libra Ruling Planet: Venus Libra Ruling Element: Air Opals display a wide range of colour that has been described to look like an entire galaxy inside a single stone. Each opal is unique and looks so as their structure results in unique plays of light and colours shining off their forms. These colours look stunning, like fireworks or lighting against a night sky. Libra is the only Zodiac sign that is represented… View Post

If you’ve bought a diamond, then you may have wondered if the diamond you own is real or fake. How to test a diamond for authenticity, how to tell if a diamond is real, etc. are some of the top queries we get at Jewellerista! Diamonds have always been tremendously valued and precious. Some legends say they’re part of the bright, twinkling stars, others describe them as the precious tears of the gods. For centuries, humankind has been infatuated by the sparkle and charm of these stunning stones. But for all its shimmer and gleam, the diamond is, in fact,… View Post

Men’s jewellery – now that’s not a term that is used very often. Men often shy away from accessorizing their outfits; however, a bit of flash adds a hint of class and sophistication to any ensemble. Whether it is the glint of a ring or the flash of a diamond stud, a little bit of bling can go a long way. We let you in on the secrets to getting perfectly accessorized and picking the right men’s jewellery according to your personal style and comfort level. Get accustomed to a little panache and look dapper with our best jewellery accessories… View Post

Nothing completes the perfect outfit like well-picked out accessories. A drab tee shirt and jeans can be transformed into laid-back cool with some edgy earrings. Or spice up a simple office dress with some sexy ear candy.  Whether bold and beautiful or chic and subtle, we’ve laid out the hottest Earring trends that are already taking over 2019 – keep those eyes peeled and those ears ready. Best Earring Styles for 2019 1.Girl with the Pearl Earring Too often associated with Breakfast at Tiffany’s and jewellery your mom used to wear in the 70s, pearls are back is business. Neat… View Post