Finest Kundan Choker Gold Necklace Designs

Kundan Choker Necklace Designs

The Kundan Style Choker is one of exquisite quality and look, some of the finest pieces available. These look stunning and are often seen on women at special occasions and weddings, often passed down the family and sometimes used as a store of wealth due to their great price, quality and quantity of gold and the precious gems.

What is a Choker Necklace?

The Choker is a form of necklace which is fitted very closely to the neck, often uses a variety of materials but with Kundan designs it will be made of 22k gold and precious gems. Chokers have been around for thousands of years and known to of existed in Ancient Egypt and other great civilizations of the ancient times. 

In India these necklace types are quite popular, yet unlike the west they are often luxury items with large amounts of gold used and adorned with many gemstones.

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Lashita Mudhra Gold Necklace

Where does the Choker Necklace Originate from?

The first known instances of chokers being used were in Ancient Egyptians and Sumerians. They have been used throughout history, although most prominant in recent times starting in the french revolution. In the late 19th century it was often the upper class who worn them in the west and the choker fashion trend reached its peak when Queen Alexandra of the UK wore one.

The Kundan Choker Necklace Design originates from the Indian region Royal Courts of Rajasthan and Gujarat – the kundan style of jewellery began during the Mughal era. Formed with Uncut Diamonds, and Polished multicoloured gems to create an exquisite piece. Later these same methods were used with silver and faux gold, which opened it up to the common person.

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Paisley Mudhra Gold Necklace

Types of Necklace Designs India
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Jhanvi Mudhra Gold Necklace

Different Necklace Types

There are multiple different styles of Maang Tikka that women might desire.

Choker Necklace

A Close Fitting necklace worn around the neck. 

Rani Haar Necklace

This piece is crafted with Kundan and other precious gemstones such as emeralds, rubies and uncut diamonds. It brings elegance and great beauty to the wearer. It can be worn as a standalone piece or as part of a set often with matching jhumka earrings.

Satlada  Necklace

This piece is an elaborate piece, which is made of usually three strings but sometimes far more. This type is usually made up of pearls and yellow gold.

Lariat Necklace

This piece is an elaborate piece, which is made of usually three strings but sometimes far more. This type is usually made up of pearls and yellow gold.

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Aparna Mudhra Choker Design in Gold

A Bit Too Extravagant?

Try Kundan Style Fashion Jewellery

These pieces are certainly top tier luxury designs. You can get similar looking pieces for far less by going with artificial fashion jewellery.

Fashion Jewellery is largely immitation, tending to use less precious gems and 1 gram plated gold to cut the cost.

These Choker Necklaces will not be of the highest quality, and will wear out quickly – but if your looking for the look at much lower prices Amazon has a huge range of such pieces!

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Satila Mudhra Gold Choker Necklace Set

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Mahuya Mudhra Gold Choker Design

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Kamakshi Mudhra Kundan Choker Design

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Samaja Mudhra Necklace in Gold

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