PUBLISHED: April 30, 2024

Your wedding day is a celebration of love, tradition, and new beginnings. 

One aspect of a traditional Singaporean Chinese wedding ceremony that’s particularly culturally significant is the Si Dian Jin, which is a set of auspicious gold jewellery gifted by the groom's family to the bride.

Beyond being the perfect finishing touch to your bridal outfit, the Si Dian Jin represents acceptance into your new family – making it an unmissable part of nuptial preparations even for more contemporary-leaning brides.

At the same time, there are some common hesitations a couple might have when deciding on their Si Dian Jin. Some may find the purely traditional designs a bit too old-fashioned or out of alignment with their own personal style, making it hard to rewear later on. Others might baulk at the high price tag that accompanies some of these traditional arrangements, especially when you’re already juggling wedding, honeymoon, or even housing costs to budget.

So while upholding cultural traditions like Si Dian Jin is essential, it’s totally reasonable to want to find Si Dian Jin sets that you’ll love even after your wedding day. Read on for tips on choosing Si Dian Jin that's friendly to your pocket without compromising on style or quality, as well as Si Dian Jin suggestions by Love & Co.!

How to Make the Most of Your Bridal Jewellery Set

Investing in a Si Dian Jin set is a once-in-a-lifetime purchase, so it's crucial to make the most of it. Here are the key tips to ensure you get the best value out of your bridal jewellery:

  • Versatility: Look for sets that can be worn on various occasions, not just on your wedding day. Opt for designs that are classic yet versatile enough to complement your everyday wardrobe. This way, you can create multiple looks from a single set, making it more cost-effective in the long run.
  • Timeless designs: Select timeless designs that will stand the test of time. Avoid overly trendy styles that may go out of fashion quickly. Classic motifs like floral patterns, hearts, and auspicious symbols are always a safe choice.
  • Quality: While affordability is essential, never compromise on quality. Choose pieces crafted from high-quality materials like 999 gold, which ensures durability and longevity.

At Love & Co., we understand the importance of preserving cultural traditions while embracing modernity. That’s why our 9IN collection is made with 5G 999 (24K) gold for enhanced durability without compromising radiance or brilliance. This makes it a great choice for everyday jewellery or even as a gold wedding band, slipping seamlessly into your daily accessory rotation. 

Each piece is also designed with the modern wearer in mind, resulting in designs that include traditional symbols, romantic mainstays, and minimalist accents. Plus, the 9IN collection isn’t exclusively centred on Si Dian Jin – so there’s endless options for mixing and matching!

To get you started, here are just some of our Si Dian Jin options available online or in-store now:

The Aurum Folium set (LVC 9IN Aurum Folium 999 Gold Earrings, LVC 9IN Aurum Folium 999 Gold Necklace, and LVC 9IN Aurum Folium 999 Gold Ring) bears intricate petal silhouettes with fine, filigree detailing – perfect for a regal statement on a day when you should feel like a queen.

If you’re a free spirit with a romantic heart, the Blossom Bow set (LVC 9IN Blossom Bow 999 Gold Earrings, LVC 9IN Blossom Bow 999 Gold Necklace, and LVC 9IN Blossom Bow 999 Gold Ring) combines a whimsical butterfly and bow motifs with intricate floral lace for a distinctly feminine flair.

Continuing with the natural theme, there’s the Blossoming Clover set (LVC 9IN Blossoming Clover 999 Gold Earrings, LVC 9IN Blossoming Clover 999 Gold Necklace, and LVC 9IN Blossoming Clover 999 Gold Ring). With a stunning showpiece necklace totalling 29.08g, this assortment of three- and four-leaf clover designs brings well wishes of good luck, fortune, and abundance on your wedding day.

For romantics who love the classics, the Carla Heart set (LVC 9IN Carla Heart 999 Gold Drop Earrings or LVC 9IN Carla Matched Love 999 Gold Drop Earrings, LVC 9IN Carla Heart 999 Gold Bracelet, LVC 9IN Carla Heart 999 Gold Necklace, LVC 9IN Carla Heart 999 Gold Ring) is a sure-fire win. Bold chain links give the set an updated charm, and there are even two earring options to choose from!

And if you still want to embrace traditional motifs, the Gingko set (LVC 9IN Ginkgo 999 Gold Earrings, LVC 9IN Ginkgo 999 Gold Necklace, and LVC 9IN Ginkgo 999 Gold Ring), LVC 9IN Double Bliss 999 Gold Drop Earrings, and LVC 9IN Reflective Hulu 999 Gold Earrings are just some of our selections that elevate traditional symbols with subtle sophistication.

With Love & Co.'s modern Si Dian Jin collections, you can honour tradition, express your unique style, and gain a beautiful bridal jewellery set at excellent prices. Discover our exquisite designs and find the perfect Si Dian Jin set for your wedding day online, or visit a Love & Co. store near you to see even more stunning sets, affordable wedding rings, and elaborate accessories in person.