When putting an outfit together, choosing the right accessory for the appropriate neckline can make or break the outfit. This chart is a guide to help you make the right statement!!
Now that you know the right necklace for the appropriate neckline, you need to know the actual lengths and their name.
The Collar Necklace is 12" - 14” long. This necklace wraps around your neck and looks fab with a boat-neck, V-neck or off-shoulder top or dress.
The Choker is 15" - 16” long. It rest on your collar bone while adding classic and royal style to your dressing. The Choker looks fab with cocktail dresses.
The Princess Necklace is 17" - 19” long and is the most popular length. It
compliments most dresses, body frames and occasions. It's popularity is due to its versatility which blends well with casual and formal wear.
The Matinee Necklace is 20" - 24” long. It ends at the top of cleavage and looks gorgeous with evening gowns and high necklines.
The Opera Necklace is 25" - 38” long. It falls on your breast bone or even longer. The opera necklace can be paired up with multiple strands of necklaces; allowing you to create your own look.
The Lariat/Sautoir/Rope Necklace are quite long with more than 38” in length. These can be worn alone or paired up with shorter necklaces.