A Soiree with the Shimmering ‘Jewels of Awadh’ by Tanya Rastogi
Jewellery connoisseur Tanya Rastogi revives the era of Indian Aristocracy with her latest collection inspired from the ‘Jewels of Awadh’. Hailing from the land of Nawabs, the ensemble embodies vintage royalty with each timeless designs translating into a saga. The enchantment is handcrafted in 18 K gold to complement the taste of modern heiresses and exemplify their grandeur.
The assortment comprises of a unique blend of pearls, intricate jadau, polki & kundan work, embedded with rubies and emeralds twinkling with ingenuity. The craftsmanship revives the eloquence of Moghul era in its magnificent range of chokers and neckpieces immersed in antiquity. Meticulously curated Chandbalis, Jhumkis and Danglers are an allegory of majestic chandeliers with a Rajputana zest to it. A chronicle of time-travelled Meenakari artistry adds a vibrant definition transforming each piece of jewelry in an epitome of brilliance.
Be it a cocktail soiree or a grand Indian wedding, this glorious collection is a perfect consort for any hi-end gathering and exudes a myriad of stateliness.
About Tanya Rastogi :
Tanya Rastogi is a Jewellery Connoisseur and curator, known for her everlasting eternal creations and enticing estate jewellery masterpieces. Coming from the family of the Nawabs ‘Lala Jugal Kishore Jewellers, the jewelers to the Nawabs of Awadh since centuries’, Tanya Rastogi was fortunate to have access to rare jewels that were once only adorned by the Nawabs of Lucknow. Her relentless love for jewellery is the prime force behind the creation of ‘JEWELS OF AWADH’. Her eternal romance with antiquity and passion to restore rare designs from the bygone era is the reason that she creates enticing, eternal and imperial designs for generations to cherish.
She has been known for her work at the Christine’s Auction, with proceeds going to the NGO, Nanhi Kali, as well as being a part of a Community Based Organization that works for the cause of revamping the infrastructure of government schools. Over the last decade, the jewellery giants from Lucknow, Lala Jugal Kishore Jewellers advanced by leaps and bounds, with the aid of Tanya’s brilliant artistic acumen and vision. She has personally managed and brought up 3 of Lala Jugal Kishore Jewellers’ flagship stores in Lucknow, in Mahanagar, Aminabad and Alambagh, respectively.