The Best Earrings for an Indian Wedding

The best part about being is the celebration of Indian weddings. The joy, the colour, the exuberance, the food. Everything about an Indian wedding holds a special place in our hearts. Do you know what the best part is? Dressing up. It’s not child's play, dressing up for pre wedding functions like haldi and sangeet and the wedding reception and wedding itself and to add to it, post wedding functions as well. Most girls and women already have their outfits and accessories planned right from their childhood. It really is the best part about an Indian wedding, especially if it’s not your own wedding. 

Choosing the right earrings for any occasion is essential, it’s the same for a wedding event. You want to look and feel your best, so choosing accessories that make you look and feel the best is a no brainer. There’s so many to consider, bracelets and bangles, necklaces and pendants, rings and earrings that will most likely overwhelm and confuse you. Not to worry, we’re here. We’ve curated a guide for you to choose the perfect earrings you can wear at an Indian wedding. Before you make your earring purchases, keep in mind your outfits and the aesthetic to make everything look like it was handpicked by a professional stylist. 

Here’s our guide to earring styles you can pick from for the next wedding event you attention. 

Big Jhumka Earrings

Big Jhumka earrings are a staple in every girl’s closet. There’s literally nothing a jhumka cannot do. We secretly believe that jhumkas have magical powers that completely transform your look. For Indian outfits like a lehenga or a sharara, a jhumka adds glamour and drama. You can find jhumkas that are gold plated, or are adorned with American diamonds or kundan and pearls, and trust us, they will definitely be the star of your outfit. You can even select the jhumkas based on the neckline of your outfit, where it’s high neck or low neck, or the shape of it. A pair of good, solid jhumkas are now an essential. 


If you are someone who prefers bold and statement styles, chandelier earrings are made for you. The best part is that you’ll find that they usually come in a combination of mixed precious stones and materials, so it’s got its own special flair. A chandelier earrings pair extremely well with grander suit sets and gowns. They look elegant and they add a distinctive quality to your outfit. A pair of diamond or swarovski chandeliers will definitely add a bling to any wedding event you’ll attend. 

Chandbali Earrings

Chandbali earrings, much like the name itself, are an ode to the moon. They are designed in the shape of the crescent moon, and when you wear them, you’ll glow like the moon. Chandbali earrings are regal and exquisitely beautiful. They have been popularised by the Rajputs and Mughals, and have been around for centuries. Chandbali earrings are the perfect pair of statement earrings, and you match the stones in the earrings to the colour of the clothes you’re wearing. These artificial earrings for women go well with all Indian outfits, adding the perfect amount of glamour needed for the wedding.


Another style of earrings that you couldn’t possibly go wrong with are the danglers. They are versatile, fun and so flexible that they will suit any aesthetic you’re going for. For wedding functions like the reception, you can style a pair of polki and enamel danglers. For events like the sangeet and haldi, you can for more modern danglers as you’ll be moving around and dancing to your heart out. Dangler earrings can have become quintessential in a way that no matter what style and outfit you wear, they will add the perfect finishing touch.

Statement American Diamond Earrings

American Diamonds are a lab made version of diamonds that are more affordable, and have the same glow and sparkle as real diamonds. Statement American diamond earrings are the perfect accessory for a wedding. They are a timeless choice, and go well with all traditional outfits.
American diamond earrings are showstoppers, and you’ll look like a showstopper in a pair of these earrings. These artificial earrings for women bring together any outfit and add cohesiveness. They are light and easy to wear, so you can dance the night away without any worry. Pick up a pair of these earrings for a wedding, and you will dazzle everyone.

Gold Plated Earrings

Gold plated earrings are a more affordable alternative to gold jewellery. They are much easier to wear and take care of during a wedding. Gold plated earrings are made of a base metal, upon which a thin layer of melted gold is added as the outer base. Gold plated earrings are chic and gorgeous. You can choose gold plated earrings with gemstones in them to make it more festive and wedding appropriate. They are a perfect mix of tradition and modern. These artificial earrings for women pair well with all traditional outfits, and you’ll be a showstopper at the weddings.

Pearl Earrings

Pearl earrings are royal, ethereal and timeless. They add class and sophistication to any outfit. Pearls are perfect for Indian weddings, as they elevate the outfit and instantly zhuzh up the outfit. Pearls are vintage, and when paired with a beautiful saree or lehenga, they’re sure to make heads turn.
Pearl earrings make you look graceful and delicate. These earrings are not bold and big, but elegant enough to make a statement with whatever outfit you pair it with. The best part? You can dance the wedding away without concerns of heavy earrings hurting your ears.

As much as weddings are a celebration of love and commitment, and bring together loved ones, dressing up for weddings will always be the best part. Okay maybe the food can give it competition, but you know what? You’ll look gorgeous eating mithai and sipping cocktails at weddings, so we’re sure it’s your outfit that's the winner. Choose earrings that are good quality and that you’ll enjoy wearing in the setting. Remember, feeling good is as and more important than looking good. Go on, add to cart and buy the perfect earrings for the wedding season and let them take your breath away.