Types of Stone Settings: Bezel Setting


Continuing our series on stone settings and how they embellish jewellery, we look at the Bezel setting. One of the oldest and securest ways of setting a zircon into metal where a bezel or strip of metal bent into the shape and size of the zircon and soldered to a piece of jewellery. The precious stone or zircon is placed ... Read More »

Types of Settings: Prong Setting


Stone setting is the art or technique of attaching precious and semi- precious stones to jewellery. Before advancements in metallurgy and technology came about, stones were set within the metal (gypsy) or metal was wrapped around it (bezel) for the most secure settings. With technological progress, stronger glue enabled miniscule stones to be set on an extremely tiny area of ... Read More »

GemLN Launches AkshayaTritiya Offer

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AkshayaTirtiyais celebrated as the day that Lord Kuber was appointed as Goddess Lakshmi’s celestial banker. On this day, pious Hindus donate various items for spiritual and monetary benefits to come into their lives. The puranas talk of buying gold, silver and other metals, each with their owncharacteristic benefit. Modern gold jewellery shops take advantage of Indians’ tradition of valuing gold ... Read More »

Drape Your Ankles In Silver


Summer’s almost here and we’re all getting ready for searing heat and dust. While we girls are getting ready to wear knee length skirts and short shorts, here’s how to accessorise those newly pedicured toes and ankles. Silver anklets may not be the first thing we think of when we accessorise our open- toed summer sandals. Delicate anklets in sterling ... Read More »

How You Can Find Your Ring Size in Four Easy Steps

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Buying Silver jewellery online is even cheaper than buying it from a local silver jewellery shop or your family jeweller. In fact, the designs are exquisitely dainty and unusual unlike the chunky designs found in offline silver jewellery stores. But many of us find that buying silver rings for women, men and kids a big hassle online. We don’t have ... Read More »

Wear Your Zodiac: Scarlet Signifies Fiery Aries


Aries (March 21 – April 19) is the first astrological sign of the Zodiac and means “Ram”. People born under the Fire Sign are known to be Independent, Generous, Optimistic, Enthusiastic and Courageous. Bold, just like the sun sign, Scarlet & Red, the colour of Mars, symbolise passion and fire. Not surprisingly, Aries men and women want it all “now!” ... Read More »

At The Movies With Earrings From GemLN

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Going out with friends is exciting. It doesn’t matter that you spent the whole day with them, it’s special to watch a movie with your best friends. What you wear to the movies is just as important as what movie you’re going to watch. Accessorise with GemLN’s latest range of sterling silver earrings and bracelets set with cubic zircons and ... Read More »

GemLN Style For The Simple Sari


Sari is a woven length of cloth with the design woven into it. While everyone loves rich silk saris with heavy embroidery or the more modern sequinned designer saris, let us show you how to make that simple chiffon or cotton sari that most of us wear in our daily lives into a fashion statement. Take a casually draped sari ... Read More »

Summer Colours 2015: Energising Tangerine


Pantone colours are the defining palette for fashion and creative designers all over the world. The 12 colours defined by Pantone is a great indicator of the colours adopted by the top fashion designers in the fashion capitals of the world. Top Indian designers including Rohit Bal, Manish Arora, Sabyasachi Mukherji et al derive wonderful inspirations from these internationally recognised ... Read More »

GemLN Launches Silver Mangalsutra Sets


GemLN has launched its first ever collection of sterling silver mangalsutras inspired by designer patterns. The mangalsutra is the symbol of a married woman & every Indian woman loves to wear the latest mangalsutra designs. The traditional mangalsutra includes the 2 strings of black beads and the Tanmanniya or the pendant shaped like the bottom half of a heart-shape. According ... Read More »