Imitation jewelry is commonly known as artificial, costume, fake or funky jewelry. This type of jewelry is made of fake metal or duplicate materials of expensive metal which give equal shine and look to the jewelry. Imitation jewelry is founded at the of machine age or industrial revolution for the middle or lower class who doesn’t have many earnings to afford expensive jewelry. The production of artificial jewelry made possible of executed pieces of stunning and antique pieces. Costume jewelry has been produced from past 300 years. At that time, fake jewelry was made of cheap materials like glass, semi-precious metal. Production of glass or semi-precious jewelry made for craze all around for the common people as it was beautiful, disposal and most importantly cheap.
Leather, glass, bone, beads, shells, terracotta, stainless steels, fake stones and sometimes expensive stones and gems are the some widely used materials for imitation jewelry. Different types of design or fashion jewelry are produced for middle aged women or college going, girl. Funky jewelry suits all kind of occasion, festive and functions can be worn with both modern and traditional outfits. It is produced or designed in various shape, size or fake materials, ornamental patterns with sober designs. Imitation jewelry is available in all kind jewelry starting from nose pins, armlets, toe rings, necklace, earrings.
Imitation jewelry is highly demanded all across the world. These are easily available in very local store, market even from online sites. These are designed in all kind of traditional designs and are popular because of being weightiness, lots of designs and is affordable. There are many businesses across Asian countries like India, Nepal, China exports imitation jewelry to Australia, United Kingdom, USA, and other western countries. This kind of jewelry is kept away from water because of washing off all fake metal and colors.