7 Jewelry Brands Every Yogi Should Know
If you love yoga and you want the world to know, why not sport some beautiful, yet meaningful jewelry to represent your passion? There are a variety of yoga-inspired jewelry brands that allow you to add a little bling to your daily wardrobe while showing off your love of all things yoga.
Here are 7 yoga-inspired jewelry brands that you are sure to love on and off the mat:
MantraBand offers elegant bracelets that are simple in nature, but designed with bold messages that act as personal daily reminders to be optimistic, inspired and mindful of your thoughts and actions. In fact, there are 80 positive mantras to choose from, including “Namaste,” “Hakuna Matata,” “Be Present,” “Breathe” and “Be The Change.” Can’t choose just one favorite mantra? Worry not! MantraBands are slim enough to be stacked without weighing down your wrist and are fully adjustable to remain secure during your practice. Made with love in California, the bracelets are comprised of hypoallergenic and tarnish-resistant stainless steel in silver, yellow gold or rose gold to give you meaningful bling for many years to come.
If you want to add balance to your life and yoga practice, then check out Lovepray Jewelry, which offers handmade bracelets, necklaces and earrings that are expertly crafted with high-quality genuine gemstones. The California-based brand features our favorite yoga symbols – hamsa, peace, tree of life and OM – and deities such as Buddha, Shiva, Ganesh and Durga, as well as colorful chakra pieces. Yogidudes, they didn’t forget about you! Lovepray Jewelry offers a men’s collection with earthy “ultimate-non-girly” pieces for the fashionable yogidude, such as this Strength obsidian wrap bracelet or this Warrior mala bracelet.
Silver and Sage Jewelry
Turquoise slab earrings, intention malas, gemstone infinity bracelets and a delicate Happy Buddha necklace are just a few standout pieces from the large and diverse collection from Arizona-based Silver and Sage Jewelry. If you are looking for a simple, delicate bracelet to serve as a daily reminder to be mindful, you can choose the intricately strung gemstone mala necklaces and bracelets, many of which have beautiful silver yogic charms. For date night, the intricate sterling silver necklaces, cuff bracelets and bangles add a touch of subtle bling. There is a little something for everyone. The pieces are tastefully designed with high-quality gemstones, ranging from the bold and vibrant illuminated heart mala to the gender-neutral apatite “long life” bracelet.
Garden of Ohm
The California-based Garden of Ohm Etsy.com store offers a variety of jewelry pieces that serve as reminders to be strong, graceful, imaginative, faithful and fearless (among many other mantras). With a strong message and bold style, the yoga charm necklaces and bracelets remind you to maintain balance in your life and be true to your intentions. The hand stamped and customizable aluminum yoga bracelets or name bracelets are lightweight and will retain their luster for years to come. Many other pieces can be hand stamped with your name or personal mantra, making your new bracelet or necklace a true reflection of your principles and passions. If you can’t find exactly what you’re looking for, contact the designer directly and she can work with you to create a piece that speaks directly to your heart.
Subject II Change
With pieces for ladies and gents, the diverse jewelry collection from Subject II Change is inspired by popular culture of yesterday and today and represents the constantly changing world in which we live. Each piece is truly unique and stands out from the crowd to inspire a, “Hey, where did you get that?” response. To complement your meditation practice, the Rudrakasha Mala is made with genuine gemstones and a variety of tassel colors to match your style and intentions. The stackable gemstone Nirvana Buddha Bracelets can be mixed and matched, so you can find the perfect stone combination to align all or some of your chakras, while the delicate Sterling Silver Buddha and lucky antique brass Elephant Necklace represent ancient symbols with a modern flair.
Jewelry by Andrea
Ignite your inner goddess with Jewelry by Andrea, a meaningful yoga jewelry line that offers one-of-a-kind and limited edition OM and Buddha pieces with an eclectic style and modern pizazz. After a calming yoga practice, Andrea makes each earring, yoga medallion necklace, yoga bracelet and mala in the Yoga & Buddha Collection by hand, utilizing fair trade materials that are purchased from small artisan families in Nepal, Tibet, and Bali. Make a statement with the elegant Aquamarine Tree of Life Silver Necklace or delicate sterling silver tree pose or double lotus yoga necklaces, each of which is packaged with care in a beautiful keepsake jewelry pouch. Receive a $10 in-store credit by signing up the Jewelry by Andrea newsletter here.
The Neshama Project
Founder, designer and yoga teacher Rachelle Tratt designs created The Neshama Project, a jewelry line that combines philanthropy with meaningful hamsa necklaces and other delicate pieces. Made with love in California, each beautiful hamsa necklace is made with an iridescent opal stone hamsa, strung on a delicate chain in your choice or metal. Choose the white opal Leah or the blue opal Nikki, among other styles and colors. These conversation starter pieces spread the message of hope and soul, as a portion of the proceeds from each purchase go to your choice of charity – Innovation Africa or Zeno Mountain Farm.
If you are bold enough to stray away from the typical commercial jewelry store, these online stores are sure to wow you and speak to your yogic intentions. Happy shopping!