Ornaments made out of precious stones and metal are called as Jewellery. There are different kinds of Jewellery such as Traditional, Fancy and Imitation Jewellery. Especially females are fascinated of jewellery. Jewellery enhances esthetics of the person. People wear Traditional Jewellery especially on some auspicious occasions or festivities such as marriages. Imitation jewellery is available for all range of people to wear it regularly or on some occasions. Now a days paper jewellery is also available. The latest trend of jewellery is antiques.
Jewellery is the safest way of investment. We can get money across the table using jewellery, whenever needed. Jewellery has an influence on stock market also. There are different kinds of precious stones used to embed in jewellery such as Jade, Diamond , Sapphire, Agate, Cats-eye, Coral Pearl and so on. Gold, Silver and Platinum are precious metals. Of them, gold has highest demand. Gold purity is defined in terms of carats. The carat indicates the amount of impurities added to the gold. Pure gold or Sovereign gold is 99.9% pure and is malleable.
Different kinds of jewellery can be made out of gold such as, Girdle, Armlet, Trinkets, Anklets, Toe-rings and so on. Usually jewelers bilk money from customers in this business. It is a multimillion dollar business and has high profits. On the flip side, it is difficult to protect jewellery. Anti-social activities takes place to acquire gold. People stoop down to any level to acquire gold. Also, in few places weapons are bartered against gold.
Though it is a pinch on the pocket to buy jewellery, more people attract towards jewellery and feel it as a status symbol.