Gold jewellery- Buy stunning gold jewellery on Flipkart
Gold jewellery, in India, has much more meaning and significance than just being ornaments to wear. They are often used as investment, as a status symbol in the society and sometimes as an auspicious metal to wear at festivals and traditional occasions. The dazzling yellow metal, when worn, throws light on your face making you look all the more vibrant. And, the best aspect about gold is that it is very malleable and soft and can be carved into any design one needs. Flipkart has a plethora of gold jewellery designs from some of the best gold jewellers like Malabar Gold, Bluestone, Joy Alukkas and more. You can pick your favorite style and design by filtering the options we give you based on the gold purity, including 22kt, 24kt, 18kt, etc., the gemstones used in the ornament, the theme based on which the jewel is designed and many more. Buy gold earrings, bangles, necklaces, rings and many more at best prices.
Latest gold jewellery designs on Flipkart
We have a line-up of stunning gold jewellery in the latest design and styles. The gold jewellery price ranges between Rs 1,000 to exquisite gold jewels priced as high as Rs 2,00,000.
Gold ornaments is something you can wear with any kind of apparel- be it western or ethnic. Bright yellow is the chosen colour of the season and women, as well as men are wearing it on a daily basis. If you are wearing a simple outfit, like a cotton top and full-length skirt, then you can accentuate this look with a layered gold and pearl slim necklace around your neck. Layered gold necklace is in vogue today and they can easily merge in to your western and Indian attire easily. Another trend that has made its way in the recent times into the list of beautiful jewellery designs is the Chandbali earrings. These are the moon-shaped round earrings that fit perfectly well with the traditional Indian attire. Another gold jewellery design that was trending in 2017 is an amalgamation of the traditional motifs with contemporary designs. Traditional elements like Goddesses, peacock, lotus, beads, etc. are often found infused with contemporary designs making them suitable to wear with Indian and Indo-western outfits as well.
Gold rate today
The gold price as of 16/2/2018 in India is Rs 30,669 per 10 grams for 24 karat gold and Rs 28,113 per 10 grams for 22 karat gold. The gold price in India for major cities vary based on factors like state government taxes, local market factors like demand and supply of gold, transportation charges, etc. The gold rate keeps changing on a regular basis. There are a number of factors that affect this change, including various economic and political factors, the GDP rates, stock market indices, currencies exchange rates and many more.
Gold jewellery for the Indian bride
Indian weddings cannot do without loads of gold ornaments. The Indian bride from any state in the country is adorned with captivating gold jewels. In most cases, parents of the bride must have been saving up all their lives to buy gold jewellery for their daughter's marriage. There are certain particular designs that are brides are seen wearing in India:
1. Gold kundan jewellery
Kundan is a form of traditional Rajasthani jewellery design with the gold necklaces, gold earrings, rings, etc. studded with expensive gemstones in green, red, maroon and the like. This is heavy jewellery and the most popular ornaments coming in this design are chokers, armlets, bangles, kamarbandh, long chains, etc.
2. Gold temple jewellery
This is the latest trend in bridal jewellery. It makes the user look no less than a princess with the exquisite work that goes into crafting each piece of the jewellery. It is a form of antique gold jewellery. These mostly have crafted elements of Lakshmi devi, Lord Krishna, Ganesha and the like on the ornaments.
3. Gold jhumkas for the weddings
Gold jhumkas are very often seen worn by brides, both North Indian and South Indian along with their wedding attire. The jhumka definitely finds a place in her jewellery trousseau. If she is a South Indian bride, then she would mostly go for a gold jhumka with intricate gold designs on it that matches with her Kanchipuram saree. If she is a North Indian bride, then she can wear a huge gold jhumka encrusted with diamonds and pearls on it.
4. Bridal coin gold jewellery set
In some states like Kerala, the coin design on the necklace and earring is commonly used during weddings. Gold long chains also come in this coin design. It is called 'kaasumala' in Malayalam, and 'kaasu' means money. They have image of Goddess Laksmi on them and they go beautifully with the Kerala saree.
What is BIS certified 916 Hallmark gold?
BIS is Bureau of Indian Standards. The BIS Hallmark is a hallmarking system for gold jewellery in India used to certify the purity of the metal. 916 is used to denote 22 kt gold. Gold ornaments are usually made using 22kt gold, wherein gold is mixed with other metals like copper and silver to make it stronger and less malleable. 916 purity of gold means that the certain piece of jewellery has 91.6 grams of pure gold in the 100 grams of alloy.