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The Ultimate Guide to Layering Necklaces & Best Styling Tips

By the end of this post, you'll be a necklace layering expert! So let's get started…
by
Julie Abelstedt
Founder of Abelstedt

Are you looking for ways to add more pizzazz to your necklace collection? Or maybe you’re stuck on how to style layering necklaces. Whatever the case may be, we’ve got you covered! In this comprehensive guide, we’ll teach you everything there is to know about layering necklaces and provide 8 key styling tips. By the end of this post, you’ll be a necklace layering expert! So let’s get started…

The art of layering necklaces

Layering necklaces is a creative and fun style of accessorizing, allowing you to make bold statements and transform an outfit. Experimenting with colors, sizes, shapes, and texture can create visual depth and interest. By layering a few necklaces together, you can showcase different pieces of jewelry in one look for a unique and chic appearance. You can team long pendant necklaces with shorter chokers or mix textured metals against glossy beads. Whether it’s a subtle minimalist style or an extravagant jumble of chains, the possibilities are endless when it comes to layering necklaces – so have some fun with it! With proper care of your jewelry items, this artistic style could be your signature look for years to come.

How to layer necklaces for different events

Layering necklaces for different occasions is a great way to express your personal style. To create gorgeous layered looks for special events, search for unique pieces that reflect your tastes. Start with the longest necklace and pair it with pendants of various lengths, shapes, and textures. Try tying two necklaces together at their clasp with a piece of string or ribbon to add a playful spin to your look. If you’re aiming to achieve an elegant look, try pairing classic pieces with statement-making gems in bold colors. For casual outfits, mix delicate jewels with everyday pieces like simple silver chains or thick chunky necklaces – layering them up will give your casual wardrobe an extra dose of style!

8 tips for styling your layered necklaces

Layered necklaces are becoming increasingly popular as a way to express your personal style and fashion. Stacking multiple necklaces together can create a stunning look, but it can also be daunting to try to figure out how to arrange them so they look the best. To help you navigate the styling process, here are 8 tips for creating beautiful layered necklace looks. First, have an overall theme when selecting necklaces – coordinating colors, similar styles or charm subjects all work great. Make sure you consider the individual lengths of each necklace as well; too short or too long pieces can disrupt the flow of the look. Additionally, mix up chains and cords as they bring texture into play while also avoiding any stiffness that could arise from having all metal pieces in one outfit. Above all else don’t forget to have fun with it! Layered necklace styling is an opportunity to show off your creativity and personal style.

The benefits of style jewelry together

Layering necklaces is an increasingly popular trend and offers a great way to mix and match your favorite pieces together. The fun part about layering necklaces is the wide variety of options available. From sterling silver and gold chains to colorful beaded necklaces and lariats, there’s something for everyone. Not only does this technique allow you to express your personal style, but it also adds a level of dimension to plain everyday looks. Plus, adding multiple pieces gives the illusion of a longer and fuller neckline—making any outfit look more stylish and glamorous! With the ease of shipment, amazing value for money, durable materials, and long-lasting styles—layering necklaces is undeniably one of the most fashionable trends today.

How to care for your necklace

Caring for layered necklaces properly is key to preserving their beauty and ensuring that they last. To preserve its look, always store beaded layered necklaces in a soft cloth pouch away from dirt and other abrasives. If the necklace starts to tangle, untangle it gently by hand rather than using any sharp objects. When wearing layered necklaces, be sure to prime your skin with body oil or moisturizer. This will help reduce friction so the beads won’t snag on clothes or break prematurely due to stress caused by drying skin. Additionally, try not to wear your layered necklaces while in the pool or ocean, as chlorine or salt water can cause damage over time. Following these simple steps will help you keep your cherished pieces looking fresh season after season.

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XXXS 16.3 52 6 L
XXS 17.0 54 7 N
XS 18.0 57 8 P
S 18.8 60 9 R
M 19.6 62 10 T
L 20.4 65 11 V
XL 21.2 67 12 X
XXL 21.8 70 13 Z
How to Measure

The Tape Method

1. Grab a tape measure, string, or strip of paper.

2. Wrap it around the finger you’ll wear your ring on—if you’re creating a ring stack, consider where on your finger the ring will sit—and mark where it joins with a pen.

3. Lay your string or paper strip on a flat surface and measure the length up to the mark using a ruler. Use the chart above to match the measurement to the closest Abelstedt ring size.

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Measure an Existing Ring

1. Choose a ring that already fits the finger well.

2. Measure the inner diameter of the ring in millimeters (mm).

3. Use the measurement chart above to match the size of your ring to the closest Abelstedt size in mm.

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  • If you’re between sizes, go for the larger size if the ring is wide and the smaller size if the ring is narrow.
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XS 15.9 50 5.5 K
S 16.5 52 6 L
M 17.3 54 7 N
L 17.7 56 7.5 O
XL 18.5 58 8.5 Q
XXL 19.1 60 9 S
How to Measure

The Tape Method

1. Grab a tape measure, string, or strip of paper.

2. Wrap it around the finger you’ll wear your ring on—if you’re creating a ring stack, consider where on your finger the ring will sit—and mark where it joins with a pen.

3. Lay your string or paper strip on a flat surface and measure the length up to the mark using a ruler. Use the chart above to match the measurement to the closest Abelstedt ring size.

Measure finger for ring size

Measure an Existing Ring

1. Choose a ring that already fits the finger well.

2. Measure the inner diameter of the ring in millimeters (mm).

3. Use the measurement chart above to match the size of your ring to the closest Abelstedt size in mm.

Measure ring size
Abelstedt Blue Box

Abelstedt Gifting Tips

  • If you’re between sizes, go for the larger size if the ring is wide and the smaller size if the ring is narrow.
  • There’s not a large difference between two subsequent sizes on the size chart. If in doubt, go with your gut. You can always exchange the size through our easy returns process.

At Your Service

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