Set beautiful accents with gorgeous Dirndl jewelry
It simply belongs to a traditional costume outfit and completes pretty Dirndl or beautiful Lederhosen just perfect. Oktoberfest jewelry has always been an integral part of every German costume and in the past should show the wealth of each wearer. Today you wear edelweiss, deer horn and charivari more as a pretty accessory to round off a costume perfectly. In our shop you can buy Trachten jewelry, especially chains, affordable online. So you look lovely – not only at the Oktoberfest.
From the status symbol to the trendy accessory
During the 19th and into the 20th century, jewelry on Dirndl or the Trachten for men was a status symbol. With silver chains, massive pocket watches and above all the Charivari, people showed what they could afford. The famous Charivari needs explanation, especially for non-Germans.
The term has its origin in the Latin word "Caribaria", which means "confusion". It is a massive silver chain with different pendants. For men, you would have found hunting trophies such as
- small pieces of deer antlers
- badger teeth or the claws of raptorial birds
- coins and emblems
- gemstones or semi-precious stones
The Charivari should therefore make visible both the prosperity and the hunting success of men. Today, no real animal paws are hanging on modern Charivari, but metal replicas or just coins.
Women, too, wore and wear these jewelry chains. They are either worn as a necklace or attached to the bodice of the Dirndl. The material is mostly silver, and there are also coins, sometimes small pearls or even small pieces of antler hanging from it. In addition to these necklaces also the choker, mostly velvet with a small pendant, is a popular accessory for Dirndl wearers. Many Charivari owners wear their jewelry today not only with their Dirndl or Lederhosen, but also with jeans as a fashion accessory and a delightful combination of tradition and modernity.
If instead of a Charivari you prefer to wear other beautiful costume jewelry, you will find a large selection of inexpensive Trachten necklaces that make every Dirndl dress a unique eye-catcher.
Buy cheap chains online in great variety
We offer you many beautiful jewelry chains with ribbons in different colors at a reasonable price. So every woman finds the right necklace for her dress and can set great color accents with a beautiful piece of jewelry. As a pendant, you can order the classic motifs edelweiss and heart. For the ribbons you can choose between satin and chiffon, and the color palette of our ribbons ranges from:
- delicate blue
- traditional green
- plain black and
- fashionable red tones
over grey and brown to strong pink. So you can either pick up the color of your Dirndl with the jewelry and tune harmoniously, or you set a charming contrast, if you like. For example, choose a black chain necklace for a red Dirndl.
All of our pendants are made of silver, some decorated with small gemstones and nickel-free, so that allergy sufferers can easily wear our jewelry. The necklaces are also adjustable. That’s how you can wear it quite loosely or tightly according to your wishes.
A very special pendant that will make you look fabulous is our pretzel chain. Here, a small pretzel made of plastic hangs from a red and white checkered ribbon, with which her wearer will reap appreciative glances. But even with our heart necklace in bright pink, you’ll wear an absolute eye-catcher. All of our jewelry items as well as the other accessories in our range, such as small hats and hair clips, can be ordered easily and conveniently from home. Already a few days after receipt of the order, we will send you your chosen Oktoberfest jewelry.
The perfect complement to every costume
Our costume jewelry completes every Dirndl and every man's German costume perfectly. You’ll be well equipped for any occasion, because then as now a piece of jewelry belongs to a Tracht. With a Dirndl necklace you draw attention to the décolleté and emphasize your advantages. Whether at a wedding, at a folk festival or a party - edelweiss and hearts or the watch chain with a pendant for the Lord are a must for anyone who wants to wear a Trachten outfit in style.
With the different colors and ribbons in our shop, you can always set new accents, and at the low price for the necklaces it is worthwhile to order your favorite piece in several colors. So you always have the right piece of jewelry that fits perfectly not only with the Dirndl dress, but also with casual jeans.