Kundan jewellery: The history and intricate craft behind the bridal favourite

A staple heirloom in jewellery kits, kundan pieces assume special significance in the country. With deep roots in the royal era of fore, the prized craft of kundan jewellery has been lovingly passed down through generations. Heritage jewellery designer Sunita Shekhawat would have you know that the meticulous amount of labour and precision that goes into crafting each […]


Gems, jewellery exports dip 8.48% during Apr-July

New Delhi: Gems and jewellery exports declined by 8.48 per cent to $9.7 billion during April-July this fiscal, mainly on account of slowdown in demand in major developed markets. According to data from the Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), exports stood at $10.6 billion in the same period of 2018-19. The labour-intensive sector contributes about 15 per cent to the country’s […]


There’s now jewellery designed to help ease your stress

PeNeede makes bracelets that resemble zippers, which can be pulled back and forth to ease anxiety. For anyone living with anxiety or Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), finding an outlet for pent up energy can be pretty challenging. Think of the times you’ve cracked your knuckles, kept shaking your foot or clicked a pen over and over […]


Marathi TV actor held for not paying for jewellery bought on credit

Dastane is currently playing a key role in the TV serial “Tujhyat Jeev Rangla”. (Milind Dastane, Facebook) Marathi TV actor Milind Dastane and his wife were arrested by Pune police Tuesday for allegedly cheating a jewellery firm of Rs 25 lakh. Dastane is currently playing a key role in the TV serial “Tujhyat Jeev Rangla”. […]


Fashion Trends 2019: 5 statement jewellery pieces to own right now

This year, jewellery is a lot more than just an accessory to complete the look.(Unsplash ) Jewellery has always been one of the most significant trends in fashion, a primary symbol of aesthetic and cultural representation till date. Spring Summer 2019 fashion saw some really exciting jewellery trends on and off the runway. We are seeing lots of […]