Believe it or not, there’s a science behind layering necklaces. Your favorite pieces should be piled strategically so that the outcome is chic and stylish, instead of messy, mismatched and tangled. Need a little help? Reference these must-try tips for nailing a perfectly layered neck. Pair with jeans and a T-shirt and watch as your look switches instantly from basic to bold.
Pile It On
1. Experiment With Lengths
Take your look to new lengths by pairing a longer, lariat-style necklace with a dainty choker in the same colored metal.
My Jewel Bar
Band of Outsiders Drop Necklace in Turquoise
2. Layer Meaningful Letters
A sentimental way to celebrate your loved ones is to layer with letters. For an unexpected outcome, mix metals (i.e. gold and rose gold) and have one made with pavé diamonds. A piece this timeless is well worth the splurge.
Pavé Alphabet Necklace
3. Mix Diamonds & Gemstones
You've heard of mixing metals, but what about mixing stones? Make sure not to pair two loud pieces that compete with each other. A shorter, diamond-bar necklace makes the perfect match to a piece adorned with colorful gemstones.
Sylvie Rose Double Bar Necklace
Dana Rebecca Designs
Triple Mini Gemstone Pyramid Necklace