Necklaces are one of those accessories that transform your look dramatically, changing bland to glam in an instant. However, a lot of woman struggle with finding the right kind of neckpieces for themselves and often end up with horrible choices that turn their look into something that either hurts the eyes or simply goes unnoticed. Need some help knowing what style of necklace will suit your needs perfectly? Here are some of the best-selling types of necklaces available online only at TJC:
A bib necklace is, as the name suggests, what covers your décolletage like a baby’s bib. Chunky and highly noticeable, these necklaces work fantastically with plunging necklines and offer much needed oomph to an otherwise simple and plain attire. Ideal for a subtle and elegant yet statement look, these work well for casual day-outs as well as with office-wear. Ideal for sweetheart neck, boat neck, round neck, V-neck, etc.
Chokers are everywhere! This chic and bold accessory style has been reigning the fashion world in recent times. However, this unique and stellar style has been a beloved variety of necklaces since the glorious 90s. Easily blended with pretty much every style of clothing, these look amazing with fitted tops or blouses. Might we add that cold-shoulder dresses or tops and chokers are a match made in heaven? Pair them with chunky leather or beaded bracelets and large metallic hoops for a retro style that turns heads. Goes well with – fancy/mixed neck, sweetheart neck, round neck, boat neck, square, off and one-shoulder, etc. Not suitable for – halter neck, turtle necks.
Now, this style is quite tricky to flaunt. But practice makes a man perfect, right? Versatile to style in many ways, this variety of neckpieces can be wrapped around the neck for a chic multi-layered choker look or worn similarly on the wrist as a bracelet. Add a bold and big sized pendant to it, preferably one with oxidised silver finish, and you will have the most apt accessory for a summer dress or solid coloured blouse. Don’t want to wrap it? Then simply fasten it once for a long and slender necklace look that goes well with peculiar-to-accessorize styles like turtle necks or halter tops.
Lariat necklaces are some of the most unique varieties of accessories to exist. Their one-of-a-kind “Y” shape looks divine with daring and plunging necklines. Delicate and dainty, necklaces comprising of a slim chain and a noticeable pendant do not overshadow your dress yet manage to adorn it like nothing else. This style works well with office-wear and formal attire too. Celebrity-style deep-neck evening gowns will make a killer pair with this style. Perfect for – plunging necklines, V-neck, scoop neck, etc.
Now this is a style that goes well with almost anything. Multi-row necklaces elegantly cover the neck and chest for an eye-catching and statement look. Simple and minimalistically designed necklaces will go best with printed tops while chunky, beaded ones will perfectly match solid coloured blouses or ruffled tops. Best choice for boat neck, off-shoulder, square neck, high-neck, etc.
Waterfall necklaces are a boon for people who wish to wear just a handful of jewellery pieces but seek to leave a big impact on onlookers. Ideal to add a pop of colour or contrast to one’s look, these work wonderfully with V-neck and deep-neck tops or dresses. What works in the wearer’s favour is the effortlessly graduating shape that these necklaces usually bear. This waterfall-inspired shape adds a sense of movement and fluidity that is enough to mesmerize everyone. Another great pairing for such accessories would be tube-topes or off-shoulder dresses. Add a denim jacket on top and voila! You’ll look like you just walked out of a high-end fashion show! An off-shoulder jump-suit would be a fantastic choice too. Ideal for V-neck, deep V-neck, strapless, off-shoulder, etc.
Engaging and outstanding, these type of necklaces flaunt the beauty of the beads adorning them to a T. When grabbing some of these, be sure to remember that they stand out and catch attention. So, pair them with solid coloured attires or simple and soft colours that don’t clash with the brightness and vivacity of your necklace. These work well with cowl necks, off or one-shoulder, scoop neck, surplice neck, etc.
A style quite similar to chokers, Matinee necklaces sit not too high on the neck nor too low. Their chic and sturdy “D” shape makes for a bold and attention-grabbing look. You will usually come across vertical designs with lines of metal or clustered stones when looking for neckpieces in this style. Such designs are harmonious with its D shape adding fluidity and great aesthetic appeal. Perfect for – Deep V-Neck, plunging necklines and halter necks.
This chunky variety of necklaces is a choice simply too intrepid to miss! No wonder, Plastron necklaces are perfect for a look that leaves a mark in people’s minds. The best part is that these beauties are available in a wide variety of fancy designs with charms and dazzling adornments. Ideal for – halter neck, off shoulder, V-neck, plunging necklines, etc.
The secret behind wearing the right type of necklace lies in matching each type with the right kind of neckline and pattern of your attire. We suggest you begin with smaller, more subtle pieces and gradually move on to chunkier and more daring ones as you gain confidence in your styling. Try experimenting by adding earrings, rings and/or bracelets to create a look that is unique to you. Our range of exquisite jewels will surely be very helpful for this purpose.