The pieces of jewellery that you’re going to wear on some of the biggest days of your life are more than just accessories. They are an investment into a lifetime of memories, and even a way to let the generations ahead know about your impeccable sense of style! To ensure that you’re flaunting a new aesthetic at each wedding function, DNA Jewels offers a range of ornaments that are all about exquisite, unique aesthetics and versatility.
A company founded about two decades ago, DNA Jewels specializes in crafting 22kt silver jewellery encrusted with American diamonds and semi-precious stones. The brainchild of Anup Shah – a qualified Gemmologist and Diamond Grader from G.I.I. (Gemological Institute of India), the brand lays great emphasis on creating timeless, one-of-a-kind pieces. Their luxurious jewellery is designed keeping in mind the bride who believes in balancing contemporary and classic concepts, and in creating her own trends.
To help her curate a spotlight worthy wardrobe, the editors at WeddingSutra have put together some stellar looks that team ornaments from DNA Jewels and outfits by the some of the country’s leading designers.
A Lively Cocktail Party
When it comes to a night of style and glamor, pieces that are delicate and fashion-forward do the trick. A pair of these dainty earrings featuring complex patterns, edged with a row of green gems, is sure to set the right tone for this youthful affair. The bauble teams effortlessly with this bracelet that is designed to reflect the philosophy of minimalism through its neat parallel bands punctuated with drop and marquee American diamonds.
Styling Tip: Wear these pieces against a subdued color palette in order to let the designs stand out. The beautiful lilac gown, such as this one by Monisha Jaising, is a great pick for this night.
An Easy-Breezy Brunch
A daytime soiree calls for jewellery that adds to the freshness of your look while making a statement at the same time, and for a wedding brunch, this captivating ring makes for an ideal pick. Surrounded by round diamonds, the squared center blazes with its fiery red hue and matches wonderfully with elegant earrings. A round diamond sits in the middle of the earrings as rubies circle its circumference creating a contrast that heightens its beauty.
Styling Tip: Play up the shades of your jewellery with an outfit that offers a color story that aligns with your jewels. This Manish Malhotra lehenga in shades of red and pink makes for just the right match for these pieces.
A Scintillating Sangeet
Incorporating jewellery from royalty into your trousseau is always a good idea! An ornament that traces its roots back to the age of the Nizams, the chandbalis make for a classic addition to a bride’s look. DNA Jewel’s new-age renditions of these traditional earrings come encrusted with dazzling American diamonds that astonish with their brilliance. The drop-shaped ring echoes the same regal elegance through its design and furthers the beauty of this look.
Styling Tip: Radiant American diamond jewellery sparkles brightest against darker fabrics. This voluminous black lehenga by Anita Dongre, therefore, makes for a fitting choice of outfit to wear along with these pieces.
The Wonderful Wedding
The rich hue of emeralds, a gemstone associated with Venus, the goddess of love and beauty, finds a fitting spot in a bride’s wedding jewellery. DNA Jewels’ necklace showcases three square-cut deep green gemstones that are surrounded by a cluster of marquee American diamonds. The dual-tone set when worn with a statement ring featuring a pattern evocative of a branch covered with leaves, creates an interesting visual impact.
Styling Tip: Most Indian brides prefer wearing red over other colours and emeralds offset against this auspicious colour, creates a pleasing contrast. When worn along with this Taun Tahilinani lehenga not only does the green in this set pop, but also elevates the beauty of the outfit.
An Elegant Reception
At the grand finale of your wedding celebrations, your jewellery ought to be every bit exquisite, just like this marvellous necklace by DNA Jewels. The piece reveals a woven, ribbon-like design in golden and silver tones which is adorned with a broach-like center. Geometric bracelets that mirror the motifs on the neckpiece make for the perfect complement to this look.
Styling Tip: Nothing spells extravagance better than a monotone gold outfit. A dramatic creation like this Falguni & Shane Peacock number must be paired with jewellery like this, where the simple yet captivating necklace offers the perfect balance to the ensemble.