“Nay, you don’t throw away those misplaced beads, you find them, pick them up and make a new necklace, probably not as beautiful as you imagined but wearable nevertheless.” Sanhita Baruah
When we talk of gems, the first thing that comes to mind is things made of silver, gold or platinum. But the creation of jewelry is a variety of art and natural wood is a good choice to make jewelry. For wood used to make joys, there are various options and these provide everyone with a specific pattern, color and texture. Wood is a very flexible material and will continue to be a common choice for ornamentation.
Do necklaces always consider a fashion accessory?
A necklace is a jewelry article worn around your neck. It may have been one of the oldest forms of decoration used by humans. Sometimes they are crafted from precious metals, stones including woods of numerous types which can be further used in the form of rituals, worship, magic, funerary purposes, or they also serve as symbols of wealth and prestige.
Wood is one of the natural material found on the Earth with much diverse uses ranging from furniture to jewelry. But,
Which woods can be used frequently in making antique necklaces?
Types of wood used for making jewelry may include:
Graywood: No single tree is called graywood – this applies to gray-colored wood and produces a distinctive grey look. The woods have a subtle, smoky and glossy grey coloring. Graywood beads are very light and smooth, with a tight wood grain look.
Rosewood: Another beautiful kind of timber used to make beads is rosewood. Most redwoods are hardwoods with a light brown, almost dusty pink hue. Rosewood beads are considered to be smooth, rough, circular and parallel in nature. The wood grain is very clear because the wood is pale.
Palmwood: A variety of palm trees such as cocoa and date palms can come from Palmwood. They are often used for the production of ethnic jewelry because it is marked grey and black on the surface. The beads are characterized by a distinctive look.
Redwood: Redwood is a well-known tree found mostly in California. It is currently the tallest trees, and redwoods become humble trees. The redwood tree can be adapted to various purposes and provides an appealing, grainy texture with a deep red color. Redwood grains are not so unusual or exceptional, but are beautiful with the reddish color.
Ebony: Dense, dark or black hardwoods have been known as woods of ebony. Their fine and narrow wood grain is well known for its polished luster. These woods have various belt patterns in dark brown and black.
One of the most common ingredient in making of wooden jewelry is the usage of wooden beads that further enhances the look of the necklace. It’s obvious that if wood has so much advantages then the wooden necklaces also fall in the same advantageous category. But,
What can be the advantages of wooden necklaces?
Advantages of wooden necklaces may include:
Boho Vibe: Many pieces of wooden jewelry look rustic and will suit you perfectly if you like antique clothing. They’re also a perfect gift for family and friends who love bohemian style.
Environmental Friendly: Wooden gemstones radiate beautiful natural energy and are much safer than any other materials for the environment. Untenable and hazardous materials aren’t essential to their development and they’re not about to decompose for tens or hundreds of years.
Easy to wear: Another nice thing is that it is much simpler to wear wood jewelry than any other stone, including golden, platinum or silver.
I’ve always thought of accessories as the exclamation point of a woman’s outfit. – Michael Kors
The best part of wooden necklaces is that a person regardless of the gender can make them easily at home. But, that leads to certain questions that comes in everyone’s mind before going towards the practical aspect of making wooden necklace.
How a person can get a dermal machine?
The need of the machine depends on the features and types of the product. We can easily get it from any local store having least price.
Name the weapons that are frequently used in cutting wood for making wooden necklace?
Four basic tools that are the basic and foremost requirement while making a wooden necklace at home may include chisel, hacksaw, drill and knife.
What accessories can beautify the wooden necklace?
A number of décor ideas can further add glamour to the wooden necklace. The foremost is the human mind and imagination. Others may include resin pearls, beads, polymer clay clan, sparkles and acrylic beads.
Wooden necklaces being superior among other stones caged the hearts not only of women but also of men. Wealthy families love to brag their numerous accessories but wearing antique accessory made of wood will distinguish them from others with no explanations. Though, they are not much in demand but in near future they can be a source of attraction, fascination and transition in modern families.