Lacquer jewellery, popularly known as lac jewelry, is made using an intricate process of heating lacquer, a clay like material, molding and cooling into shapes to form bangles, earrings and neck pieces.
History Of Lac Jewelry
Lac is a natural by-product, made by resin that is accumulated by insects found on wild trees. This resin is heated, molded and cooled to create different ornaments. Glass, semi-precious stones and bead embellishments add glamor to lac jewelry. The craft of creating lac jewelry originated in Jaipur. Lac is considered auspicious and brings good luck to the wearer. Traditional designs include The craft has remained one of the most vibrant artifacts produced in Jaipur.