Anklets part of Indian gold jewelry is an age-old fashion trend that has been adopted over the generation. It is meant to enhance the beauty of women and add femininity and softness to their persona.
The designs, however, have changed to accommodate the necessities of the modern-day woman. The designs have changed considerably from heavy jazzy pieces to sleek, almost invisible designs.
While traditional gold, silver and diamond anklets are used during weddings, there are versions that are being used for everyday wear, is the best part of Indian bridal jewelry. They are not just light, but also matched with the apparel one chooses to wear-traditional or modern.
Here is a list of anklets design trends that have seen time-lapse:
The Classic Anklets
These are usually designed on Gold, silver or diamonds and are best suited for a bride-to-be. These are often made of brass too, which are embossed with colorful crystal stones. These are best worn with sarees and lehengas.
This is a booming trend among youngsters who like to keep it simple. It goes really well with western wear, without interfering with the simplicity that the apparel demands.
The black anklet looks delicate as feathers and crystal beads are attached to it. One can enhance the design by mixing multiple-colored feathers and jingles to it.
Available in various designs, colors, and beads, this anklet come with a gold pendant. The beads are strung to each other with Gold threads and a pendant hanging from the same, giving the anklet a delicate look. The strings can also be layered.
Antique Anklets In Pearl
These look excellent with heavy sarees and gorgeous traditional Indian attire. These are made of sea pearls etched in brass or gold. These are preferred by women who prefer Royal look for their wedding. This antique jewelry also reflects the traditional look
These are looked upon as a must-have among dancers, owing to their loud jingles. The anklets are made of metal with tiny bells attached to them.
Unique in style and design, these anklets are made of pure Gold and are worn by the Rabadi, Marwadi and the Bharwad castes of Gujarat. Although very heavy because of the material they are made of, they add a simple touch of femininity to the person who wears it.
Knitted Toe ring, Anklets
These designs are high on demand these days for their detailed intricacies. It is well-knitted with woolen threads that serve as an extension between the toe ring and the ankle.
One can also add to the beauty of the design by adding beads or jingles. These look stunning with long skirts and when worn on the beach.
Diamond And Heart Anklets
Buy it for your valentine or your wife and express your love or her. These are intricately designed with small heart shapes made of diamond and floral motifs made of Gold or silver. You can wear these with any western or formal wear and enhance your appeal.
These add an oriental look to anything that you wear. However, these are mostly considered as beachwear. They are a unique combination of alloy metal and shells.
They are often attached to the toe, which enhances the beauty of the feet. You can also wear it with choli and lehengas.
Gold Anklet For Western Wear
It is a preconceived notion that Gold cannot be worn with western outfits. However, these anklet designs in Gold speak a lot for the wonder woman that today’s woman is. They can either choose to go chunky or make it simple with a string and a small star or a gold animal attached to it.
Unlike woolen anklets, these are less dramatic but do add a style statement to the western wear. These are added with jingles and beads to enhance the beauty. Also, one can create layers of it for a choice able design.
Usually used by people who like dark or Gothic looks, these have a signature statement of their own. The design creates an illusion that your skin is zipped with a chain and is half open. It is made of bronze and charm is added to give it a lively look.
Whichever design you choose, just ensure that it suits your body type to ensure that you get the attention that you deserve.