Dragon Necklace

Dragon Necklace

Create a striking look with a Chinese dragon necklace

Whether you’re searching for the perfect gift or a well-deserved treat for yourself, you’ll find our collection of oriental gifts includes a selection of stunning necklaces and jewellery. A silver Chinese dragon necklace makes a beautiful statement piece, perfect for teaming up with both casual outfits or occasion ware.

These necklaces are handmade by the Miao people; an ethnic minority originating from southern China who are renowned for their elaborate clothing and beautifully crafted jewellery. Our Miao Chinese dragon necklaces are decorated with an intricately detailed design which features dragons and rats; both of which are animals of the Chinese zodiac.

Dragons play an important part in Chinese culture

Silver Chinese dragon necklaces are a popular accessory among those who appreciate Chinese culture and mythology. These necklaces typically feature intricately detailed depictions of dragons, which are revered in Chinese mythology as powerful and auspicious creatures.

In Chinese culture, the dragon is one of the most important symbols and is closely associated with the Emperor, as it is believed to be a symbol of power, strength, and good fortune. Dragons are also a prominent feature in Chinese astrology and are one of the 12 zodiac animals.

The Chinese zodiac, which is also known as Sheng Xiao, is based on a 12-year cycle, with each year represented by an animal. The 12 animals in the Chinese zodiac are rat, ox, tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, goat, monkey, rooster, dog, and pig. The dragon is the fifth animal in the zodiac cycle and is considered to be the most powerful and auspicious of all the animals.

Those born in the year of the dragon are believed to be confident, intelligent, and ambitious. They are also said to be natural leaders and have a strong desire for success. The dragon is often seen as a symbol of good luck, and many people believe that wearing a silver Chinese dragon necklace can bring them prosperity and success.

Silver is a popular choice amongst Chinese jewellers as it is a precious metal that has been used in jewellery making for centuries. It is also believed to have healing properties and is often associated with the moon and the feminine energy. Many silver Chinese dragon necklaces feature intricate detailing and are handcrafted by skilled artisans.

In addition to being a popular fashion accessory, silver Chinese dragon necklaces also have cultural significance. Dragons are an important part of Chinese mythology and have been featured in many stories and legends throughout history. They are often depicted as powerful creatures that have control over the elements, such as water, fire, and wind.

The dragon is also closely associated with the concept of yin and yang, which is a fundamental concept in Chinese philosophy. Yin and yang represent the balance between opposing forces, such as light and dark, and male and female. The dragon is believed to embody both yin and yang, as it is both a powerful and masculine creature, but it is also associated with water and the feminine energy.

Shop for Chinese dragon necklaces at Shimu

Here at Shimu we offer a wide range of beautifully made furniture, accessories and homeware inspired by the elegance of oriental design. Our collection of jewellery includes a selection of handcrafted necklaces in a range of designs and featuring everything from dragons or floral patterns, through to simple contemporary pieces.

All of our products are available to buy direct from our website for convenient home delivery which is available UK-wide. Alternatively, why not visit our light and airy showroom which is based in Albion Mills, Greengates, West Yorkshire?

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