Blue-Green Colored Beaded Terracotta Set
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The exquisite handmade fancy modern eco-friendly terracotta jewelry. Adjustable antique necklace with beautiful design. You can style it with jeans or a skirt.
Material: Natural clay and Hand Painted
Colours: Same as shown in the picture
Style: Ethnic and Western Wear
Make a fashion statement with this unique jewellery straight from West Bengal.
Quantity: A necklace and a pair of earrings.
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Jewelry never goes out of style. It impacts different when handmade and traditional. It gives classy look to fashion-conscious women. The 21st century is seeing the return of old traditions and cultures with a modern twist. One of them is this beautiful hand-crafted modern terracotta jewelry from Bishnupur.
What is Terracotta ?
Terracotta means “baked earth” and is made from natural clay. It is waterproof and sturdy.
Temples of West Bengal
Bishnupur, Murshidabad, Birbhum and Hooghly is a superior example of terracotta creativity. From creating pottery, designing sculptures and also constructing houses to turning them into beautiful products such as jewellery and bangles.
The Making Of Terracotta Jewellery
The process involves purification of the clay, shaping and designing the wet slab.
After drying is completed, it is fired in a kiln at a very high temperature to give it a stone consistency. It is then hand-painted in a myriad of colours with unique patterns and designs.
Fusion Of Old With New
The terracotta craftsmen are diversifying their craft and bringing innovative products that beautifully bring out the fusion of the old with the new. From modern looking terracotta jewellery to home decor there are a lot of other products that are increasingly gaining popularity.
How To Style
Unique designs of terracotta can be combined with every attire whether ethnic or western as they come in traditional and modern designs.
Present Day Scenario
The art of terracotta is slowly dwindling, due to the increasing competition posed by contemporary jewellery in modern times. Also, the erosion of culture has resulted in the shrinking market for terracotta ware.
Another Reason To Buy These Products
Jewellery makes for ideal gifting items.
Being non-reactive, it suits all skin types and does not cause allergies.
Terracotta might appear to be a simple form of art, but it is a labour-intensive technique. By buying this product you’re not only contributing back to the Indian economy but also helping Indian artists who toil day and night to nourishing and feed their families.
Terracotta or clay requires careful handling. Most clay articles come with a protective glaze but care should be taken not to bring them in contact with water. The jewellery can be wiped with a moist cloth if necessary.
A big terracotta statue of the mother goddess is the most prominent discovery from Mohenjo Daro during Sindhu Saraswati Civilization.
This depicts that this art has never perished, instead have always grown in popularity with time.
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