Meenakari Jewellery, Indian Meenakri Jewellery, Minakari Jewelry

Meenakari jewellery is a traditional type of Indian jewellery, reputed for its multi color, eye catching designs. Meenakari jewellery, be it the meenakari earrings or pendants or bangles go beautifully with any traditional dress for Indian women. This type of jewellery also provides an unique ethnic look with Western garments as well.
Meenakari Jewellery

Meenakari: An Ancient Art
Meenakari is an ancient form of art in India, the roots of which were brought over from talented craftsmen from Lahore’s Mughal palaces to Rajasthan (Jaipur) by Raja Man Singh of Amber . This was in the 16th century and the artists who were involved in meenakeri art were called as meenkars. Infact, Meenakri art is seen both in ornaments and handicrafts. Even today Rajasthan is the hub of meenakari jewellery, though this form of jewellery is popular all throughout India.

Meenakari Work in Jewellery
Meenakari work basically involves the decorating of the piece of metal or metal jewellery with vibrant enamel work in a wide variety of colours and gorgeous designs. Designs are engraved on the piece and the enamel is then brushed onto these engraved designs in various colors. You will also find meenakari work accented with beads,stones, and crystals resulting in some gorgeous jewellery pieces in a rainbow of colours. Meenakari jewellery can be found in various colour schemes ranging from a single colour palette to multi color palette.

Meenakari/Minakari Jewellery Pieces
The delicate floral designs with creative blend of traditional patterns and colours give Minakari Jewellery an especially, distinctive look.Check out some beautiful designs here:
Meenakari Bangles

Meenakari Earrings
Minakari Jewellery Sets

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