Jewelry style is all about making a personal statement, and the layered looks
coming off the red carpets and runways for summer are giving women everywhere
the perfect excuse to pile it on thick!
Whether you’ve got a dozen
hanging out in your jewelry box or a closet full of those long
strands Madonna made famous in the 80s, the layering trend gives us the OK
to wear them all at once or simply put on two or three at a time to add a little
And the layered look isn’t relegated to the neck.
have been a constant presence in fashion circles this season, with designers
Jacobs and Dolce & Gabbana using the wrist to light up their lines.
So how should you wear your layers?
Color happens to be king in jewelry circles this summer, so don’t be afraid
to wear a variety of
styles together with, say, a costume piece to liven up that little black
dress. Or stick with one metal color and wear varying lengths and textures, like
Vanessa Hudgens did at the
Movie Awards last weekend.
Sandra Bullock wore a statement necklace at the premiere of her new film,
The Proposal, made with
of pearl strands and metallic links – the perfect interpretation of the
trend, in our opinion. Mix, match and make them drool!
But you don’t have to have the bank account of an A-lister to rock the look
for your next night on the town. Shop from the
of pendants and
selections on Jewelry.com and pair your new pieces with selections from your
own jewelry box.
And there’s nothing wrong with rooting through your mom or grandma’s stash to
see if there’s a vintage piece just screaming to make an appearance at your next
Layering isn’t just for the hair salon anymore, ladies. It’s time to bring
out the bling – and pile it on thick!