11 Minimal Bridal Jewellery Ideas For Your Intimate Wedding Look

By Divya Arora .

Ever since the era of Intimate weddings has dawned upon all of us like never before, we too—being your wedding planning allies—have dived right into bringing the world’s inspiration to you like never before. While some of you have always fantasized about a close-knit ceremony, we know that this concept is relatively new to a lot of you and hence, might seem cumbersome.

Nevertheless, planning an intimate wedding is a tad bit of a difficult nut to crack but of course, you have us! While we’ve previously helped you with your intimate wedding decor, we’ve also made sure to brim you up with inspo for your looks.

Whether it’s choosing a lightweight lehenga, flaunting the right kinda makeup, or a crowning hairstyle, we’ve got it all covered. And to add to your inspiration boards this time, we’ve rounded off some of the prettiest minimal bridal jewellery ideas that are just the right fit for your intimate wedding look.

So, go ahead get screenshotting!

Flaunt your chokers

Chokers have the ability to elevate your wedding outfits by multifold. Whether your outfits are Indian, western or a blend of both, you’re always gonna find a snazzy choker piece for your outfits.

From statement jewel encrusted pieces, kundan beauties to traditional jewels, stringed stunners etc., the pool of smaller chokers is far too wide. Pair them up with small studs or even a dainty maang-tikka to pull off a stylish look.

Jewellery: Paisley Pop

Jewellery: TAD Accessories

Jewellery: Vbhushan

Haathphool daintyness

The intricacy and fine craftsmanship of this haathphool has us majorly obsessing. A perfect hand accessory to complete your traditional bridal look, this minimal bridal jewellery piece definitely deserves a space in your trousseau!

Jewellery: RJS & Company

Earrings that speak volumes

Statement earrings do not necessarily mean that they have to be huge and chunky pieces. They can be subtle and yet grab all eyeballs simply because of the artistic way in which they’ve been crafted.

Whether you pair them up with a thin stringed choker or go sans neck piece while teaming them up with a matching maang-tikka & a jewel neck blouse, let your earrings scream opulence!

Jewellery: Aurus

Jewellery: Paisley Pop

The classic panchlada / satlada

Thin pearl-stringed panchladas and satladas are a super hit piece of jewellery that brides wear when they wish to layer their neck pieces absolutely royally. And to pull off a minimal bridal look for your uber close-knit soiree, wear your ladas sans another necklace. We bet your look is going to make for a super unique bridal look!

Jewellery: T&J Boutique

Some sets for inspo!

If mixing and matching different pieces to curate your look gets a tad bit tedious for you then complete sets such as these should be your A-one choice. With comparatively smaller pieces, minimal bridal jewellery sets would surely make planning your bridal look loads easier.

Jewellery: Anita Dongre

Jewellery: Prerto

Jewellery: TAD Accessories

Jewellery: Mortantra

Jewellery: Prerto

Minimal bridal naths

If wearing a nath has always been your bridal look fantasy but, you want to go subdued at the same time, then plain naths should be your go-to. Ditch those huge and heavily bejewelled pieces and opt for rather simpler beauties to fulfill your desire whilst not overdoing it!

All pearl galore

Multi pearl stringed chokers are a hit and look absolutely stunning irrelevant of your outfit style. They would surely be a spectacular option to opt for and pairing them up with small matching earrings would be enough to amp up your bridal glam!

Jewellery: Mortantra

Bling of dainty diamonds

For her OTT bridal diamond jewellery Shalini chose matching matha-patti and nath that were all too delicate and screaming with elegance. And if you’re planning to wear minimal diamond jewellery for your big day too, then this combo must make it to your trousseau. Especially, if you don’t want to miss out on any essential bridal ornament!

Makeup: Tamanna Rooz

Trending mini kaleeras

Mini kaleeras have been a rage for quite a long time now and they’re one of your best bets for your intimate soiree. If you want to sway away from the classic kaleeras towards something contemporary and subtle, then small kaleeras are what you need!

The maang-tikka charm

Whether you’re planning to pair it up with just earrings or a neck piece or are incorporating it in your full bridal set, a rather smaller maang-tikka is recommended for a minimal bridal look.

On a side note, dainty maang-tikkas look highly adorable and have a beauty of their own that’s unbeatable.

Jewellery: Sunita Shekhawat

Let real brides inspire

And finally, here are some brides who went minimal on their jewellery on their big day and looked absolutely fabulous! Whether they missed out on a piece or two, wore dainty stringed pieces or suited themselves with different complementing pieces, they aced their look! And, so can you!


And here are some tips to keep in mind while planning a minimal jewellery look!

1. Avoid big chunky pieces.

2. Aim to keep your look neat and clean.

3. If you want to layer your jewellery then pick absolute dainty pieces.

4. Opt for pieces that complement your outfit and not contrast it.

5. Want to ditch your neck piece? Have your blouse stitched with boat neck or jewel neck.

About The Author

Divya Arora

A classic blend of old school and modern glam, I'm always happily making the best of both worlds. Zentangling, reading, and journaling keeps my ingenuity high while hogging food and dozing off often comes naturally to me! Also, chai❤️️ Find me on Insta at @divya.arora14