If you believe that having and wearing trendy jewellery is not an integral part of fashion, you are in for a surprise. Imitation and precious metal jewellery is vital for getting that glamorous look you always desired. In 2012 we expect the hottest collection’s of jewellery on the market to lure you in and create a striking impact. Jewellery trends for 2012 have evolved in a much bigger way than yesteryear’s. We present before you the latest and the most attractive jewellery designs from the 2012 fashion assortment.
As you know fashion and style are refurbished every season, so are the trends in real and artificial jewellery! Fashion designers continuously churn out newer and more creative designs in jewellery and hence the trends change as fast as seasons.
Below you will find our favorite Jewellery trends for 2012
1) Turquoise Jewellery
Gemstones are the most integral part of fashionable jewellery. The look and feel it imparts to a piece of jewellery is unmatched. One of the most valuable and rare gemstone, Turquoise, is here this season to set your heart afire. These gemstones come in various attractive and classy colours.
2) Amber Jewellery
Amber in its raw form is a fossilized tree resin, which becomes hard with processing or passage of time. This is an ancient gemstone. Average age of an amber stone is about one million years and it still continues to retain its shape after that. Amber jewellery is very famous for centuries and it is an important part of jewellery trends in 2012.
3) Sapphire Jewellery
Sapphire is another classical gemstone used in jewellery trends 2012. Blue sapphires are very popular and most extensively used. Sapphires are available in many other colours too.
4) Ruby Jewellery
Rubies are quite glamorous with their perfect, beautiful, attractive and traditional red colour. These attributes make it the most coveted gemstone among women. This year a variety of designs in real and imitation jewellery have incorporated the use of Rubies to fascinate you completely
5) Jasper Jewellery
Another unique and stunning gemstone used in jewellery making is quite famous due to its multi-faceted pattern and its availability in various colours and forms. Being multi-coloured it can be worn with various outfits and its use in bridal jewellery is well-known.
6) Jade Jewellery
Green coloured gemstone Jade is another famous and a very beautiful stone exquisitely used in jewellery designing. Besides green, Jade is found in other colours too but green is the most sought after. Jade gemstone has a significant value in Asian civilization and tradition. It is also referred to as heaven’s stone in some parts of the world.
7) Quartz Jewellery
Crystalline gemstones, Quartz, come in various colours. Several Quartz colours like smoky brown, pink and transparent are most famous. Quartz jewellery is completely in trend this fashion season.
8) Emerald Jewellery
Emerald is a very precious gemstone and is considered one of the most royal ones. Emerald is known for its regal green colour and shine. According to historical records, emerald was used in the jewellery designed for the queens and princesses in the Egyptian and Indian civilization.
9) Amethyst Jewellery
Jewellery trends 2012 have in their list different types of gemstones and the most glorious amethyst is not left behind this year. Amethysts are famous for their captivating purple hue and their dark and light colouring effects.
10) Large and Chunky Jewellery
Huge and dramatic ornaments are in fashion this season and definitely desirable. Extravagantly embellished pieces of jewellery oozing drama and establishing a style statement will be the showstoppers everyone has been waiting for. Also, colossal metal piece designs created by various designers are really in.
11) Handmade Jewellery
Handmade jewellery has gained position among the top trends this year. The effort that goes into creating each masterpiece is priceless. It generates a very raw yet elegant look for the wearer. The use of metals like gold and silver is significant in making beautiful bridal jewellery. The modification of gold and forming with final touches is not possible without hand crafting. In Asia (PakistanandIndia) handmade jewellery is most popular and very attractive.
12) Bright Coloured Jewellery
Vivid colours are women’s weakness the world over. In jewellery too, bright and striking colours are quite fashionable. Coloured jewellery is quite valuable and has a great demand. Not only imitation but coloured gold and silver ornaments are completely trendy.
13) Floral Jewellery Trends In 2012
There are many natural looking flower patterns introduced in various types of jewellery sets. Light-weight jewellery with floral pattern in gold and diamond are also quite fashionable
14) Classic & Antique Jewellery
This is one art in jewellery designing that will never ever go out of vogue. Classical antique work is very pricey and imparts a unique look to the wearer. Loads of pieces of antique imitation, silver and gold jewellery are available on the market.
15) Cross Necklaces
The Cross has been a part of the mainstream fashion for a long time. Its presence as a unique style icon cannot be ignored. Cross jewellery is designed and available in many attractive and glorious forms, sizes and colours. These crosses are at a centre of attention on the fashion radar in this year.
16) Platinum Jewellery
It is the most precious metal and its growth of use in jewellery making has become unprecedented. The platinum-made jewellery is used specifically for weddings or as precious gifting options. The durability of platinum makes it the most reliable metal for jewellers and fashion lovers.
17) Diamond Jewellery
A diamond is undoubtedly a woman’s best friend and the designers have left no stone unturned at taking this saying to a new level in jewellery designing. It is one of the most expensive and exquisite forms of jewellery. Lots of light-weight and affordable designs are available on the market to make this trend available for all and not only for the immensely rich.
18) Wedding Jewellery
The use of ostentatious jewellery in weddings is very popular in major regions of Asia like India and Pakistan. The bride and all the other women in the family and all those attending the wedding make it a point to wear flamboyant and attractive jewellery
19) Pearls Necklaces
The use of beads and Pearls in jewellery making is quite voguish this season. Peals Jewellery is available in various types ranging from extremely light-weight ideal for teens and college going girls to heavy sets or necklaces ideal for an occasion. Pearls impart that glamorous look to a necklace, pendants, earrings, anklets and brooches.