TYPES OF NECKLACES
- Choker necklaces
- Princess necklaces
- Matinee necklaces
- Opera necklaces
- Sautoir/ Rope necklaces.
Image of Aishwarya from the movie Jodha Akbhar showing choker and princess necklaces
They go well with a V-neck, boat- neck or off the shoulder necklines.
These look good even with a pair of jeans.They are also meant to be worn during evening parties.
Chokers consisting of strands of small glass beads or crystals or gemstones or pearls are in vogue.
Eva Mendes wearing Turquoise Choker Necklace by Van Cleef & Arpels
Any neckline from high crew necklines to low plunging necklines gel well with these necklaces. The only thing to consider is that the collar of the top should be either higher or lower then the necklace.
These give classic and elegant looks.These look perfect with a pendant.
Bollwood model turned actress Mugdha Godse wearing a Matinee Necklace
Sautoir / Rope Necklaces
Measures up to 45 inches.
Any necklace longer than opera length is a Rope necklace.
They are very versatile and complement any outfit, worn during night or day.
The strands can be doubled or tripled for shorter lengths.
A turtleneck sweater looks classic and elegant with a long strand of colorful beads.
Aishlee Simpson wearing a a pearl Rope Necklace