The popularity of oxidized jewelry is on the rise. These pieces of jewellery compliment every skin tone and become must-haves for a woman, who is trying to combine and experiment with ethnic jewellery with western, as well as, Indian attire. If you have not tried a piece of oxidized jewellery yet, then start with purchasing small items, such as a finger ring or a pendant. If the look suits you, then go ahead and start building your collection.
How is oxidized jewelry made?
The process of oxidization is the blending of two metals to create an alloy. A metal like silver is exposed to sulfur to get the oxidized effect. Oxidized metals come in different patterns with stonework, delicate carvings, and many others. Oxidized metals are a great option to be used as jewelry pieces and these jewelry have been able to create a cult of their own, in the world where gold and silver jewelry prevails.
Oxidized jewelry- the new accessory trend of the fashionistas
Available at an affordable price, oxidized jewelry can be paired with anything and everything and thus, adorn the jewelry box of every woman – be it a college teen or a lady enjoying her senior citizenship days. Let’s check out some trendy pieces of oxidized jewelry that are setting the trend in the market:
The oxidized earrings, especially the jhumkas are quite popular these days. These jhumkas can be easily combined with ethnic outfits like suits, sarees, lehengas, or even with western outfits to create a boho look. A pair of oxidized earrings gives a very elegant yet classy look.
When Bollywood songs emphasize the importance of bangles then how can we not? Take a break from the traditional gold or glass bangles and try out the extravagantly beautiful oxidized silver bangles for a change. These bangles can be easily worn with a pair of denims or salwar suits and give a very trendy look.
An oxidized necklace is yet another jewelry piece that must be added to your collection, without fail. There are varieties of oxidized neck pieces to choose from, starting from simple looking chokers that can be easily paired with denims or the heavy one, that looks beautiful with sarees and suits.
- Rings and nose studs:
Rings are probably the sleekest accessory that can be worn anytime to add that extra glamour to your look. If you are tired of wearing your usual gold nose studs or finger rings, then try these cool oxidized rings. Huge statement rings are perfect for a wedding occasion or you can keep it casual with some minimalistic silver rings or nose studs.
- Payals and anklets
Oxidized silver payals perfectly go with any Indian outfit. They can be paired with suits, patialas, kurtas, etc. Anklets also are in rage these days and these are often worn by the trendsetters. You can go with simple designs or heavy designs as per your choice.
Turn heads with your different looks
Selecting a perfect outfit and not getting the right jewelry to accessorize with it, or having no idea on how to create an unique style can be really frustrating!
So, here we are with some tips by which you can create your style statement depending on the occasion. You can be the style epitome of your office colleagues or add a few extra points in your fashion game and raise your fashion bar in a ceremony.
- Street style:
Add a pair of oxidized jhumkas with ripped jeans and a tank top and wear your favorite jutis, and you are ready to rock the street style. An oxidized silver jewelry with a spaghetti dress and block heels will also do the job, and you are ready to go outside. You can even wear silver chunky rings or bracelets with a pair of culottes/loose pants and a strappy flowy top with jutis or bellies.
- Office style:
Who says you can’t wear jewelry at your workplace? You can team a denim shirt with a minimal oxidized silver choker along with pants and bellies. A white shirt with trousers and a chunky layered necklace will go perfectly for informal meetings. Or simply wear kurtas with leggings paired with heels or pain sandals and some nice looking oxidized jhumkas. And you are good to go.
- Bohemian look:
Boho styles are one of the coolest styles rapidly catching up in the fashion industry. College fests, parties, casual brunch and so on – all these occasions are perfect to adopt a boho style. Wear a tank top with a pair of jeans and a long jacket, with necklaces, and some silver rings with a pair of heels, and your perfect look is ready. Or you can accessorize your long skirt nd strappy top with a neck piece with some oxidized bangles.
- Desi look:
Wear your favorite white kurta with a colourful dupatta and leggings. Put on a pair of silver jhumkas and bangles. Or, you can pair your cotton saree with a silver oxidized necklace to rock the stage. Even a palazzo with a simple kurta and an oxidized neck piece can do wonders.
Make your oxidized jewelry count
Don’t overdo the jewelry. Select one statement piece at a time. If you select bangles, then drop the finger ring or if you have selected necklaces, then drop earrings. Go ahead and pair your jewelry with western as well as Indian outfit and add glam to your look. Do remember that less is more. Keep experimenting with oxidized jewelry and stay stylish.