There will be any women who do not like and do not wear jewelry. Young girls have far adorned themselves with the shiny accessory of their mothers. Elegant earrings. Glittering bracelets. Exquisite brooches. Delicate chains. It’s important to have pieces of jewelry that are timeless and look chic despite ever-changing fashions.
But there is one accessory that stands out from all others. It might be enough to complete with a bit of drama even the simplest vision. It might revive even the most conservative way, which gives zest and originality.
Let me introduce you, his Majesty the Necklace, and the top 10 trends you don’t want to miss this year.
1) Long Live The Choker
One proof more supporting the basic principle of fashion – everything new is well forgotten old. The choker is currently the hottest trend, but few people know it has more than 100 years of history. Even in 1880, the ladies have decorated their necks with velvet straps.
Nowadays, there is a thousand versions available on the market: velvet and leather, strap or with straps, metal or with rhinestones. Everything you need to do is to find your favorite and not to be afraid to wear it every day and with everything.
The choker with long straps usually is turn around the neck a few times and then finished with small ball. Great option to length the silhouette especially in combination with V-neck shirt or dress.
It also can be an excellent choice if you want to create a seductive look because will gently emphasize your bust.
The metal choker will become your best friend for the warm months.
First of all, it looks fantastic with a strapless dress or open shoulders. Second, the boohoo motive that comes with it is perfect for beach inspired look. And finally, your perfect tan will look even more impressive with a golden colored metal choker.
2) Big, Bigger, Biggest
Just like the previous year, the massive necklaces continue to be a hot trend. But in 2017 as more abstract their form is, more attractive and fashionable they are. On the market, every woman can find various options of colors and materials.
For smart winter outfit, a big necklace can wear with a shirt and fine sweater. For the summer, you have unlimited options.
Keep in mind that the fashion critics give bonus points if the huge necklace is with rhinestones or crystals. Go for something really big and shiny and will not regret at all!
Hint: Save this type of shine for special events.
3) Necklace With Tassel Details
Straight off the catwalk, another great necklace trend is the one with tassels. This component is a tied bundle of threads with cilia and is a popular character in the Slavic culture.
Necklaces with tassel details are favorites for the summer. They are easy to combine with a maxi dress or jeans and white top. But are also elegant enough to use them in your stylish suit look.
The tassel detail necklace is a great option for an artistic soul. It brings a boohoo spirit even in the simplest look making it exciting and vibrant.
Style note: The Slavic culture is always well known for its ethno colors. They should not be neglected!
4) Chain Reaction
To wear a chain necklace doesn`t mean you need to be someone`s slave. Don`t be afraid for your freedom! In thrall, will be everyone else but not you! This hot trend is typical for the fall-winter wardrobe. But this year is so powerful that will be in charge all-over.
The chain necklace is a perfect match both for black skinnies and a tank top or tight dress in beige color. Be on the top of the trends wearing one with the huge pendant!
The main rule for wearing chain necklace is one and massive or cascade mix. It is your decision!
Challenge the stylist in you and cascade all the chains you can find at home. With feather skirt, red blazer and golden colored chain necklace you will be ready for any party. And you don`t see yourself like a party queen probably you have a boring maxi dress that news to be revived for the summer.
5) With Love From Marrakesh
One of the hottest trends in the necklaces this season comes from Marrakech. Jewelry combined with many pendants and gold coins are essential this season. Make a strike blending necklace inspired by the Orient into your everyday look.
One Marrakesh necklace can be enough to create a seductive look like a Belly dancer.
Put your favorite long or curves showing dress. Choose the large and impressive golden necklace with pendants and coins you can find. Go out with the confidence that you are ready for the Red Carpet.
6) Layer After Layer
If you think that one necklace is just not enough, follow one of the hottest trends for 2017 and add some more. The secret of the layering is hiding in the balance. The graduated effect is easy to do with delicate shorter necklaces with slightly chunkier, longer necklaces. For statement-making vision go for one as-big-as-you-can-wear necklace and some light chains.
Style note: Black choker + some subtle layers in silver or golden color = Top of the Top!
The layered necklace looks beautiful not only on the neck but also on the back. Just imagine simple dress with deep open back and some golden layers gently hanging down on it. Be ready all eyes to be on you all night long!
7) Pearls Are Forever
People always say that the pearls need to be the last thing you put on before you go out and the first to take off when you come home. But why? As a symbol of purity and nature, it is easy to damage them. They have become a classic choice when it comes to jewelry, so never go out of fashion.
It is not a coincidence that Chanel has raised the pearls again in the begging of the century. Don`t miss them!
A noticeable trend this season are the cascade necklaces of pearls. They fit the formal office style. It and your dark blue suit will become best friends forever.
The pearls are also excellent decision for an elegant wedding or special occasion. For an everyday look, you can wear colorful pearls in white, beige and gold and to accent them golden brooch for example.
8) Long And Simple Necklace
Clean lines fit any look. Breezy kind of feminine will show your inner beauty. Natural layers will add some dynamic to your look. The long and simple necklace will help express your personal style without overwhelming.
Sometimes less means more. So, for trendy casual look keep it all simple.
Don`t need anything more than your favorite brown sweater, a pair of jeans and simple long necklace. Choose the one with bow or heart accent if you want to add a bit of romantic touch.
9) Flowers Power
The ladies just love flowers. That is! Every season we can see them incorporated differently in the women wardrobe. 2017 is for the flowers on the neck. Choker with flower detail, leather flowers with bow detail or big plastic necklaces in various shapes and colors.
The flower necklaces are very romantic and chic. They can be your “Partner in crime” for a day in the office wearing a black suit and white shirt. A super choice for a wedding outfit.
Don`t forget to play with colors. It has nothing more beautiful and feminine than a colorful dress and a statement necklace in the same style.
10) Mix Without Fear
With every new season come a new trend. This is the main reason to have at least five different necklaces to think for old-fashioned.
We have good news for you! Now is the right time to get everything old out of the box and to use your imagination to mix it. You think it is strange or crazy, here are a few examples:
- The balls and the Pearls have the same shape and look gorgeous together.
- Marrakesh necklace and Marrakesh necklace. Be ready all your spicy Orient dreams will come true.
The mix of stones and edgy spikes can add some chunky punk spirit to your look. For rustic chic match this jewelry with a graphic t-shirt and denim jacket. Rock-n-Roll romantic can create with a mixed necklace and tulle skirt.
Style note: Your little black dress will love this new trend!