Ear Chain also known as Mattal is a pair of jewellery that is meant to adorn the ears as well as a part of the hair. It is one of the most feminine and beautiful traditional ornaments type that has been worn by women from ancient times. There can be one or more than one layer of chain with a loop on one end and a hook on the other. The loop is to pass the earring pin through it and the hook on the other end is to fix into the hair, as this gives the chains of this ornament a pretty fall look. The earchains are a must have for a bride to complete that bridal look.
From simple traditional gold ear chains to the latest multi line pearl and jhumka style ear chains, the mattals are found in varieties that gives an authentic ethnic look.