One of the most sought after metals after gold and platinum is silver. The use of silver by mankind dates back to 1200 BC when silver mining was done in ancient Greece. Silver is a white metal alloy which resists corrosion and is known to have certain elements that are healthy for the body. Silver has a wide range of uses and one of the prime uses of silver is in jewellery making. It has been used to make jewellery for a very long time and continues to be a popular choice of metal for making jewellery ornaments. Here are a few silver jewellery gifts ideas that make the ideal gifts for family and friends.
Earrings are a very popular jewellery item that are mostly worn by women and a few men as well. They can range from tiny trinkets to statement pieces that are usually attached to your earlobes or other parts of the ear via a piercing. They can be of various types such as studs, hoops, drops, dangles and barbells. They can be made of various materials with silver jewellery being one of the most popularly gifted items because of their beautiful appearance.
Hair pins are hair accessories that are used to hold the hair in place in a particular hairstyle. Hair pins have been used by women since a very long time and they continue to use it even today. The design of hair pins has evolved with time and today you can choose from a variety of intricate pieces made of silver. These elaborately designed hair pins look great as a hair accessory and are a perfect silver jewellery gift idea for women.
A brooch is a decorative jewellery ornament that is usually worn on garments to either fasten them together or signify a belief. They are usually made of metal such as gold or silver and may be decorated using enamel or gemstones. There are different styles of brooches that are available in the market today and because of their variety, brooches make an ideal gift. Brooches are one of the most common silver jewellery gifts that you can give to both your male and female friends and family.
Choker necklaces made of silver tend to stand out in a crowd because of their shiny appearance. Choker necklaces are those that remain very close to the neck and do not dangle. They are also made of many materials ranging from ribbons to beads to metals. Silver choker necklace with intricate work are of the most valued jewellery items for women because they can easily elevate your appearance when you wear them especially to an evening cocktail party.
A perfect gift for people of all ages is silver pendant necklace. The sheer beauty and elegance of a pendant necklace made of silver is unlike any other. The pendant can be a small one, a big one or one which is embedded with stones for some extra glitter. Men’s silver jewellery often includes ornaments made of silver such as a silver pendant, the rustic look of which really suits the personality of most men. The more dainty ones are more preferred by women.
A jewellery item that is most frequently worn by both men and women are rings. Rings are worn as a jewellery ornament and to signify commitment and marriage. Rings come in a variety of designs and styles that are made of different metals and stones. Although most people prefer rings that are made of precious metals and stones, there are a few who love to keep it simple with silver rings. Silver rings can range from plain band rings to rings that have complex designs that give them a sophisticated look. Silver rings look simple and stylish when worn and therefore make a great gift for your loved ones. You can customize your silver ring with diamonds from a trustworthy Hatton Garden Jewellers.
Armlets are jewellery items that are worn like a bracelet but in the upper arm. They have been used as jewellery for thousands of years and remain popular even today. They are made of metals and may have carvings and motifs adhering to a particular theme. They make one of the best silver jewellery gift ideas, especially for women who like a bold outlook and making a statement appearance.
Bangles are a circular jewellery ornaments that is worn around the wrist. It is an ornament that is very frequently spotted in India where women wear it for various cultural and religious significance. Like other jewellery items, bangles are also made of various metals such as gold or silver and may be adorned with stones or carvings. They have a rigid design with no closures that slides along your wrist through the open end.
One of the oldest jewellery to be used in history is a bracelet that are circular ornaments for wrists and ankles that generally come with a closure such as a clasp. They are usually flexible and their design has evolved over many years. They are made of silver and gold and many contain charms, crystals, rocks, jewels and other materials. Silver bracelets look classy and elegant when worn and tend to go along with a variety of outfits.
Cuff links are a modern jewellery ornament that are worn on the cuffs of the shirt. They are elegant pieces that tend to make a statement when worn on formal occasions. They can be made of different metals with highlights that are attractive and stand out in the crowd. Although mixing gold and silver jewellery is not always recommended, you can wear silver cuff links along with gold jewellery as the contrasting colours pop very well. Cuff links make a great gift for your male friends.
Tie clips are accessories that are used to fasten the tie to the shirt making them appear neater. They are made of metals like silver of gold and are often adorned with beautiful stones and embellishments. These tiny accessories may seem insignificant but can play a major role in making you look good and therefore these make a great gift.