What necklaces go best with certain necklines?
~ Jessica ~
Necklaces are my favorite accessory because they instantly change up an outfit. In fact, I’ve been known to build entire looks around a big statement piece! The bigger and brighter, the better. Here are two of my favorite “cheat sheets” for necklines (from two of my favorite places to buy necklaces).
(Image courtesy of Charming Charlie)
(Image courtesy of BaubleBar)
Finally, a few things to keep in mind:
- The bigger the necklace, the smaller the earrings (or none at all). I prefer to keep the focus on one piece, especially if I layer a chunky pendant or collar necklace over a button-down or higher neckline.
- On a budget? Necklaces add color and sparkle to every wardrobe. They can instantly dress up a simple top and pair of jeans, or liven up an old LBD. It’s amazing how one single piece can make you feel like you’re wearing a brand new outfit!
- In addition to the stores above, Anthropologie, J.Crew, Ann Taylor Loft, and Francesca’s are a few of my favorite destinations for statement pieces.
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