Nonetheless, anklets make a gorgeous piece of jewellery that you can adorn yourself with. Get some very uniquely crafted, handmade anklets online at iTokri. Our beautiful range of anklets for women consists of thread work anklets in almost every colour you need to match your outfits! If you are looking for something different and quirky, try our handmade silk flower anklets and make a statement with your style. Were you looking for classic intricate charms and metalwork designs? Then check out our Paka Meenakari Anklet by Sukhomoy Mukherjee to match your everyday look.
The History Of Anklets
Anklets have existed since the predynastic times in Egypt where women of all social classes would wear them. In South Asia, commonly known asPayal orpattilu,they have been for around 8000 years by women along with toe rings. Early anklets were made out of materials like wood, bones and other metals, while as time passed, they were made out of gold for the wealthy class and silver, iron and other common metals for the lower classes. Traces of anklets in Europe are seen back to the bronze ages, whereas, in the US, it became a fashion accessory in the late 1930s.
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1] What is the purpose of wearing anklets?
Traditionally, anklets were gifted to a bride by the groom as a symbol of love. However, their significance varies depending on culture and region. Some cultures believe wearing anklets is like wearing a charm or a talisman, whereas some consider they are protected against lousy omen and diseases.
2] Why do Indian women wear anklets?
Anklets are generally worn as a symbol of being married in India as an essential piece of jewellery, but they also signify pride and bravery. Show your braveness and dignity, too, with some of the best anklets online at iTokri.