As the name suggests, antique earrings have an old-age, rusty charm. Real antique earrings are easily more than 100 years old and are generally passed down from one generation to the next. Imitation antique earrings are given a special matte finish to give them a time-worn look. Antique earrings are very popular because of the charm and grace they add to your look. They are a huge favorite with brides-to-be because of their golden color and intricate designs. Antique earrings come in a wide range of motifs such as temple, tribal, floral, animal, etc. They are very versatile and can be worn on any occasion and paired with any kind of outfit. Antique earrings come in all shapes and sizes such as studs, drop earrings, jhumkas, etc.
Types of Antique Earrings:
Antique Stud Earrings:
Various types of antique stud earrings are available in the market such as casual studs, daily wear studs, formal studs, festive studs, etc. The main difference in these is the design and functionality. Daily wear and formal studs are relatively lighter in weight as compared to festive studs. Festive studs have a more intricate design and can be studded with different stones such as cubic zirconia, kempu or pearls. They can be paired easily with Indian as well as Western outfits.
Antique Jhumka Earrings:
Jhumka earrings are very popular with Indian ladies and widely used on different occasions. With their bell-shaped curves, jhumkas have been enticing generations of women. Antique jhumka earrings come in various designs. You can find temple, tribal, lotus, elephant, and even peacock motifs on them. The smaller sized jhumkas are known as jhumkis and can be easily worn for a casual outing or formal event. Big antique jhumka earrings can be worn on special occaions and festivals.
Antique Chandbali Earrings:
Traditional chandbali earrings had the distinct crescent moon shape while the modern chandbali earrings can have certain added embellishments on the crescent moon shape. Antique chandbali earrings come in different designs and sizes. You can find antique jhumkas studded with cubic zirconia, kempu or other colorful stones as well as pearls. You can also get jhumkas in the famous guttapusalu design. Antique jhumkas come in antique gold or silver oxidized plating which give it its distinct look.
Antique Drop Earrings:
Drop earrings are the extensions of stud earrings. They hang just below the earlobe. Various styles are available in antique drop earrings. You can get both modern and traditional drop earrings in the market. Antique drop earrings are the perfect accessories for different occasions ranging from festivities to parties to formal to casual.
Antique Hoop Earrings:
Hoop earrings encircle both sides of the ear. Antique hoop earrings can be worn on different occasions with different outfits. Just ensure that you do not overdo your appearance. You can find antique hoop earrings in traditional style as well as modern, minimalistic or boho-chic designs.
Reasons to buy from Tarinika:
You can customize your earrings as per your preferences
You get 1-year warranty on all our earrings
We have 30+ years of jewelry designing experience
All our earrings are carefully handcrafted by master craftsmen
We keep updating our earrings collection every 2-3 months in keeping with the changing jewelry trends.
We use only premium materials to make our jewelry.