SYMBOL JEWELRY is very popular for obvious reasons. They convey the feeling of the sender or the wearer. It sends a message without saying but in a bigger way even. Symbolic jewelry has been worn by royals and the likes since the ancient time to show their power and status. These days, Symbol Jewelry is often everyday jewelry you can leave on you at all times, such as rings and necklaces. Many and many symbols are used in jewelry. Here we’ll talk about just a few you like:
Evil Eye : Protection
You’ve seen this many times. The symbol and superstition of the evil eye is one of the strongest symbolic images in the world. Yet, despite the differences in the cultures which hold the evil eye myth, it retains largely the same meaning no matter where the story is told. In its most basic form, the evil eye is thought of as a look given to inflict harm, suffering, or some form of bad luck on those that it is cast upon. It is a look which clearly states that one intends for something bad to happen to the object of one’s focus, either out of jealousy or pure malice. The superstition of the evil eye holds that the malicious look is powerful enough to bring about actual disaster for the unfortunate person that is the receiver of the glare. Cool, right?
Infinity : Love forever
Sometimes called the lemniscate, Infinity is an abstract concept describing something without any limit and is relevant in a number of fields, predominantly mathematics and physics. In Jewelry, we use it to express love and has been very popular recently. PinKixx carries varieties of infinity bracelets and necklaces.
Clover : Good luck
Four Lear Clover is a universally accepted symbol of good luck with its origin ages old. Believe it or not, some say Eve carried a four leaf clover from the Garden of Eden.
Heart : Love
Doesn’t a heart make you feel warm by just looking at it? Heart symbol is universally seen as a quintessential representation of both physical and eternal love. Various cultures through the ages have associated this heart symbol with affection, compassion, joy, and charity.
Hamsa is an ancient Middle Eastern amulet symbolizing the Hand of God. The hand is recognized and used as a sign of protection in many societies throughout history. Hamsa is believed to provide protection from harm against the evil forces and bring them goodness, abundance, happiness, good fortune, fertility, luck and good health.
Tree of Life : Life, Renewal, Energy, Connection of all, Beginning of all, Garden of Eden
Ahh, we love Tree of Life! You probably saw dozens of different designs of tree of life in jewelry by now. We love them all! A tree of life is a common motif in various world theologies, mythologies, and philosophies, and as you can guess, there are a lot of different meanings in each history, legends, or religions.
There you have it! What is your favorite symbol used in Jewelry? Please share with us in the comment!