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  • The Art of Layering Necklaces: A Trend That's Here to Stay

    The Art of Layering Necklaces: A Trend That's Here to Stay

    In the world of fashion, trends come and go, but some styles have a timeless appeal that transcends seasons. One such trend that has been making waves and shows no sign of fading into obscurity is the art of layering necklaces. Whether you're a fashion-forward trendsetter or someone looking to add a touch of sophistication to your everyday style, here's why you should consider embracing this versatile trend.

    Endless Personalization

    Layering necklaces allows you to curate a look that is uniquely yours. By mixing and matching different lengths, textures, and styles of necklaces, you can create a personalized statement piece that reflects your personality and style. From delicate chains with minimalist pendants to chunky statement pieces, the possibilities are endless. Your necklaces become a canvas for self-expression, allowing you to tell your own fashion story.

    Elevating Any Outfit

    Whether you're rocking casual jeans and a t-shirt or dressing up for a special occasion, layered necklaces can elevate any outfit. A simple white tee can instantly become chic and trendy with the addition of a few layered necklaces. Similarly, a little black dress can be given new life by layering on some statement necklaces. This trend effortlessly transitions from day to night, making it a must-try for those who love versatility in their wardrobe.

    Mix and Match Metals

    One of the best things about the layering necklace trend is that it breaks traditional fashion rules. Gone are the days when you had to choose between silver or gold. Today, it's all about mixing metals. Experiment with silver, gold, rose gold, and even trendy metals like brass or copper to create a unique and eye-catching contrast. Mixing metals not only adds visual interest but also allows you to make the most of your existing jewelry collection.

    Balancing Different Lengths

    When layering necklaces, it's important to consider the lengths. Start with a base necklace that sits closest to your neck, like a choker or a short pendant necklace. Then, add longer necklaces with varying lengths to create depth and dimension. This layering technique not only looks visually appealing but also draws attention to your décolletage, adding an elegant touch to your overall look.

    Expressing Your Mood

    Layering necklaces also allows you to express your mood and personality. Feeling bold and confident? Go for chunky chains and statement pieces. Feeling delicate and romantic? Opt for dainty, layered chains with meaningful charms. You can change your necklace layers to suit your mood, making this trend a versatile and dynamic addition to your jewellery collection.

    The trend of layering necklaces is not just a passing fad; it's a style movement that empowers you to express your individuality, elevate your outfits, and have fun with your fashion choices. So, go ahead, mix and match your favorite necklaces, experiment with different styles, and let your inner jewellery artist shine. Whether you're a fashion enthusiast or just starting to explore the world of accessorizing, layering necklaces is a trend that's here to stay, and it's ready to transform your everyday look into a fashion statement. See our range of necklaces and start experimenting!

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  • Silver is the new black!

    Silver is the new black!

    Silver jewellery is a timeless choice. Its been used for centuries to create beautiful pieces of jewellery, and it's not going anywhere anytime soon. Silver’s also perfect for those who don't like to change their style often - it can be worn with any outfit or season! Here are some reasons why you should incorporate silver into your jewellery looks!

    Silver jewellery is super versatile and can be worn with any look

    It’s a great choice for dressing up or down, and is also versatile enough to be worn by any age group. Its a great choice for any occasion, whether it be a night out on the town or an important business meeting.

    Silver jewellery adds polish to any outfit

    Silver jewellery is a great way to add a touch of glamour to any outfit. It can be worn with any outfit, from casual jeans and t-shirts to formal black tie attire. Silver jewellery is timeless, so it will never go out of style. This timeless, ultra cool metal resonates with so many of us and complements so many outfits.  It is neutral, yet chic, traditional, yet stylish. Dress up your weekend jeans and t shirt with a bold necklace or earrings.  For your work outfit, a well-chosen pair of earrings makes the statement on your behalf. See Sophia or Ava.

    Nothing stands out like a beautiful pair of well selected earrings.

    For that dinner out or the glamourous ball, that black fitted slim dress only needs the ultimate statement earrings to dazzle all night. Try Celeste or Kiara for that final touch of glamour.

    What’s the best way of wearing silver?

    Don’t be afraid to layer!  Layered looks bring on more glamour and style. Selecting which to necklaces to layer can be tricky though, so if you’re going for a more statement look, select one bold and one delicate to pair together.  For a more casual look, your choice will be 2 or 3 more delicate chains - try Reign with Harper.

    You will love your silver jewellery for years to come!

    Silver jewellery is a great investment and will never go out of style. To keep it looking its best, remember to take care of it:

    •  Always store your silver jewellery in an air tight bag or box away from direct sunlight
    • Remove jewellery for showering, swimming and exercise
    • Wipe clean with a dry cloth after use
    • Best way to prevent silver from tarnishing – is to wear it!

    Check out our most popular silver styles: Ava, Raya, Sophia, Amari, Amaya, Mila to get some sensational silver into your life!

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