Sunday, November 11, 2012

What's a Statement Necklace Anyway?


I'm going to be honest, I kept hearing this term "statement necklace" and I had no idea what it meant.  Did it mean the necklace itself makes a statement? Why did I "need" one?  Well, I'm still not sure I know, but I am wearing the necklace above all the time. While I don't know if it makes a statement, I do know it makes every outfit better.  It can also take a day outfit into the night and it just as easily completes a cocktail dress look.  Is this why I "needed" a statement necklace? Ha!





 From the very second I tried on this necklace at the store I loved it.  It was the perfect accessory for my cocktail dress.

 

What I didn't know is that I would wear it out with my jeans to dinner,


to celebrate my 8th wedding anniversary,


 and I even wore it to the Nutcracker Market, shopping with my family! 


Here are a few of my favorite "statement" necklaces:
 I saw this one at Target.  This picture doesn't do it justice.  The crystals are clear like diamonds not grey looking.  Clear Stone Collar Short Necklace -Target 




Michael Kors 'Very Hollywood' Collar Necklace  This is the one I'm wearing above.


6 comments:

  1. So which one are you wearing? The Michael Kors collar?

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  2. love both the necklace and top,where are they from? Adorable! :)

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  3. Looove both your green top and necklace? So pretty! Where are they from? Love your blog,its becoming one of my favs!

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  4. The green shirt is from J. Crew last year, sorry:( I'm glad you guys like it. The necklace is the Michael Kors collar.

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  5. I've been on the lookout for a great necklace to go with most anything and have felt so lost with the huge array at stores! Thanks for this post! Is there a general rule for what size necklace goes with what collar style? (i.e. are long necklaces worn best with button-down-the-front shirts, etc.).

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