Statement Necklace Trends To Follow 2012- 2013

Saturday, October 06, 2012 Simone - Your Style Architect 9 Comments

Happy Weekend everyone.

Having done a post recently on the 10 Must-Have Bags to own for 2012, this post is a natural progression to the next level to complete the " Must Have" lists of necklaces to own and match with your trending wardrobe to set you apart from the masses.

Spanning a broad spectrum of styles and colours, SS 2013 jewelry trend  as showcased by key designers e.g Marc Jacobs in the recent NY & Milan Fashion Week is all about being bold, loud and in some designs classic with a vintage feel.

Here are some trending guidelines to follow when you purchase your next statement necklace.

 Choker Necklaces

Kim Kardashian in her choker metal necklace.
 
1. Rox Collar Metal Plate ( get it here)
2.  Zoe Gold Choker ( get it here)
3. Sierra Reptile Choker ( get it here)
I love my choker necklace!

As you can see in several of my earlier posts, my favourite to date is the heavy 1 piece metal choker necklace which I often try to create different looks with it. This necklace exudes a kind of cleopatra, goddess like feel yet somehow edgy. I also enjoy layering this simple necklace with others to create a totally different feel to my outfits.
 
Floral Necklaces

2013 Statement Jewelry Trend
Oscar De La Renta & Lanvin to name a few key designers have brought in strong, bold and floral necklaces for Fall Winter 2012 and Spring Summer 2013. 
 

 


 Blue Necklaces
 
 Blue is the colour to go for in colour trending for your necklaces.
Try and choose a shade of blue which is stronger and sharper  such as cobalt blue or turquoise to add that punch of colour to lift the mood of an outfit or even to bring out the coloured tones of an already colourful outfit.

1. Arrowhead Necklace ( Aqua Blue) - ( get it here)
2. Floral Bib Necklace ( get it here)
3. Tint Wooden Gold Necklace ( get it here)

Photo courtesy of kohlsdeal.com
 
 Gothic & Futuristic
 
Futuristic shapes and designs using a myriad of materials such as stone, metal and plastic was a hot favourite for Fashion Week. Likewise, Spikes, Skulls and Crosses are very much in trend too.


 

J.Lo wearing a cross pendant necklace.
Spike Ribbon Gold & Black Necklace ( get it here)
 
 Feathers
 
Different ways of wearing a feather necklace.
Play with textures with a unique feather necklace to accessorise your outfit. Go for just a simple feather pendant necklace like Vanessa Hudgens above, if you are afraid to look like you may have just slaughtered a chicken( giggling....)
 
Geometric Patterns
I personally feel Nicole Richie had a hand in making geometric pattern a big trend in necklaces especially with her House Of Harlow necklace. This infamous design was so popular that numerous versions of this necklace started to flood the market.
 
Nicole Richie in her House Of Harlow Geometric Necklace
1. Orange Geometric Necklace ( similar here)
2. Rocco Aztec Necklace ( similar here)
3. Resin Black & White Triangle Necklace ( similar here)
 

Sophia Monochrome Necklace ( get it here)

 
Maxi Necklace
The beauty of this style of necklace lies in its bold and strong effect.
Covering the neck and chest most certainly glams up a basic outfit.
Often it's worn on simple and plain fabric tops e.g cotton t-shirts, under plain shirts to create
a true statement.
 
Rachel Weave Ribbon Necklace ( get it here)
Jessica Alba & Olivia Palermo in their Maxi Necklace.
Styles of Maxi Collars.

 
 
Love,
Simone


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9 comments:

  1. Hi Simone,

    I've just come across your blog!
    I love the way you've taken runway fashion and placed it as a must-have!
    Heart the statement necklace!

    Loving your blog,
    Tasha

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  2. I absolutely love all the choker necklaces that have been popular lately, I've started collecting quite a few myself!

    Alexandra xo

    tovogueorbust.com

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  3. Thanks guys for the lovely comments.
    Am working on a post on metallic trend which I should release soon. Cheers

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  4. if you like statement necklaces u should check out the rocker rebel statement necklaces fused with boho chic from www.loveandleather.com <3

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  5. love your blog!!! i handmade my own accessories for personal use and for sale.

    your information definitely help in my business.

    thanks!

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  6. love the champagne one at the left side !!

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  7. I love the Floral Necklaces. They looks fantastic. I enjoy reading your blog so much.

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  8. i love the statement necklaces!

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