Remember the usual connotations associated with men’s signet rings? Posh, conservative, stuffy, and so on and so forth.  Gone are the days when signet rings were just for the aristocrats. These days, the best signet rings are for every man and woman and the best part is that they are no longer just inheritable, but fully buyable. That indeed brought a smile to your face as now you have some nice choice too! Let’s have a close look at some of the best signet rings that you can buy with just a few clicks. Akitsune Minimalist Signet Ring: If you have… View Post

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

Sagittarius Zodiac Dates: November 22-December 21 Sagittarius Zodiac Symbol: Archer Sagittarius Birthstone: Zircon Sagittarius Ruling Planet: Jupiter Sagittarius Ruling Element: Fire Those born between November 22 to December 21 fall under the zodiac star sign of Sagittarius and have the beautiful Zircon as their zodiac birthstone. Zircon is one of the oldest minerals on earth and has been cherished as a gemstone for over two millennia. Found in a handful of locations, amidst the igneous rocks of the earth, zircon has a heart of fire. Its luminescence comes from a high refractive index, a light dispersion rate nearly as high as diamonds. The zircon plays… View Post

The term ‘Diamond’ is derived from the greek word ἀδάμας (adámas), meaning unbreakable. Diamonds were first recognized and mined in India along with the alluvial stone deposits of the rivers Penner, Krishna, and Godavari for at least 6000 years. Since diamonds are used as religious icons in ancient India, they are treasured as gemstones. Their popularity has risen from the 19th century because of innovation, increased supply, growth in the economy, improved cutting, and polishing techniques. Diamonds can be identified by their high thermal conductivity (900–2320 W·m−1·K−1). They have a high refractive index, but other materials have similar refractivity as… View Post

Anyone who has been to India understands that Indian love for jewelry is far from wealth accumulation and that it has more to do with love for culture and aesthetics, and jewellery was used as a means to accentuate the beauty and stood tall as a symbol of pride and esteem. And this love stays true even today. From trinkets to anklets, the Indian jewellery market has a lot to offer, making it extremely hard to decide where to buy quality jewelry from. Because gone are the days when jewellery shopping meant going to your trusted local jewelers and buying… View Post

Describing South Indian jewellery as ‘ornate’ would be accurate, but a gross oversimplification of what it really is. To South Indians, jewellery is deeply rooted in every aspect of their life tradition, religion, rituals, ceremonies, weddings, festivals and is perceived as a status symbol, the abundance and display of which is proportional to one’s success in society. South Indian jewellery styles and craftsmanship are traditional, grandiose and distinctive, clearly setting it apart from jewellery styles found in other states of India. Gold plays a central role in South Indian jewellery, followed by diamonds, pearls and kemp stones. Let’s take a… View Post

One of the most fun parts of getting married is planning the wedding outfits and jewellery, and buying a mangalsutra is no exception. With so many styles available in the market, it is easy to choose a mangalsutra design that suits your taste perfectly. Whether you are looking for the latest mangalsutra designs or a traditional and simple mangalsutra design, there is no dearth of options to browse through. We’ve scoured the internet in search of the best mangalsutra designs. From gold mangalsutra to diamond mangalsutra, Maharashtrian mangalsutra to South Indian mangalsutra, we’ve covered different styles, including mangalsutra bracelets, so… View Post