The Great significance of wearing Amulet and Steampunk jewelry
Posted by Amuletin on May 12th, 2017
What are amulets?
An amulet is the jewelry piece or an object which has the power to guard one against the evil forces. The owner is protected from any kind of danger and harm. Being much different from talisman which is just supposed to bring good luck, an amulet can offer protection from evil as well. They must not be confused with pendants that hang from the necklace. The piece which is made up of silver is believed to have power of Gods, the power of gemstones and metals. They mainly rely on the magical properties of the metal which is used for their making. Ancient heirlooms and symbols acquire a kind of religious and spiritual significance to carry some special meaning. The powerful object may be worn as charms, bracelets and pendants.
Just like amulets, steampunk jewelry is fun to wear. It can fascinate anyone who is looking at the piece. The jewelry piece combines hardware, vintage, gadgetry, imagination, science fiction, etc. This became a popular form of jewelry in the British and Victorian-Edwardian phase. Steampunk jewelry is fashionable which combines the element of literature of the bygone era and imbibes stylish elements of that period. It has evolved into a popular style of jewelry. Such pieces of jewelry revolve around steam powered technology, inventions, aviation, discoveries, explorations, gadgets, mysteries.
The great influence of the steampunk jewelry
The type of jewelry focuses on Victorian era and many stories that revolve around America and Britain. The era is associated with exploration and adventure and involves antiquated and unusual modes of transportation. Author K.W Jeter is credited for coining the interesting term ‘steampunk’. Steampunk is not just associated to jewelry but also with graphic novels, books, fashion, animation and apparels. The influence of Steampunk may be seen creeping in the art as well. The jewelry pieces belonging to the genre mainly starts with Edwardian and Victorian era. Within the category, you can have vintage jewelry, velvet, chains, cameos, vintage charms, flora and fauna items, filigree, vintage buttons, etc. The jewelry pieces actually pay homage to the era when Steam engine was invented.
The features of Steampunk jewelry
Steampunk jewelry symbolizes the beauty, the exploration and adventures of the Victorian era. The pieces are industrial, beautiful and interesting to look at. They tend to capture raw industrial edge, beauty and regained its popularity few years back. The industrial inspired pieces are stylish to look at and can be worn by those women who wish to stand out from the crowd. They are made from watch gears, old machinery parts and also incorporate the jewelry elements like beads and precious metals.
Symbols on the amulets and charm jewelries
There are a wide variety of amulets available in the market. You can buy an amulet which suits your style. They may carry symbols like trees, animals or any image of personal connection. It may be used to invite good luck, for protection and to safeguard from evil forces.
If we keep aside mysticism and magical powers, amulets and steampunk jewelry are fashionable. You will find the use of lot many symbols. The sheer beauty and appeal of such pieces are worth considering.
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