Necklines are of utmost importance when it comes to what necklace style you can wear. Every neckline has a different style necklace that'll look best with them. For example, a V-neck is best matched with a pendant necklace. A halter is best matched with a layered necklace or a long pendant necklace, and so on and so forth. It can be difficult to figure this out though, so this article is here to explain and provide examples to help you become an expert.
Types of Necklines & What Necklace to Wear with Each Style
For a scoop neckline you are going to want to wear a necklace the follows the line of the scoop and sits directly above the scoop. Dainty chain necklaces and multi-drop necklaces are great options for this style. See below:
|Freshwater Pearl Dangle Necklace - $34||CZ Round Pendant Necklace - $34||18K Gold Plated Paperclip Necklace - $38|
Square necklines are perfect for layering necklaces! Whether you are layering 2 or 5 necklaces it will look great with this style neckline. Try the 3 necklaces below together next time your wear your square neckline!
|Cassidy 18K Gold Plated CZ Bezel Bar Necklace - 42||CZ Open Circle Pendant Necklace 14K Gold Plated - $42||Jordan 14K Gold Plated CZ Cluster Choker Necklace - $42|
Shorter necklaces are ideal for one shoulder tops! You want to wear necklace that won't interfere with the style of this neckline, so something that hits directly at your collarbones will be best. Try these necklaces below out the next time you style this type of neckline.
|Herringbone Chain Necklace 24K Gold Plated - $42||Stella Freshwater Pearl and Cubic Zirconia Charm Necklace - $38||CZ Bar Necklace 14K Gold - $38|
V-Necks are perfect for pendant style necklaces. These necklaces fall perfectly within the space of the v-neck and really accentuate the neckline. Check out below the perfect necklaces for your v-neck:
|Rectangle Pendant Necklace Sterling Silver - $38||Rectangle Starburst Pendant Necklace 18K Gold Plated - $38||Starburst Pendant Necklace 18K Gold Plated - $38|
Like square necklines, halter tops work great with layering necklaces! Also, longer pendant style necklaces work really well with this style. The necklaces below are perfect for a halter neckline!
|Mila Medallion Pendant Necklace Rose Gold - $14||Layered Paperclip and Cuban Chain Necklace 18K Gold Plated - $42||Autumn Layered Tassel Necklace - $15|
The sweetheart neckline really shows off your chest, neck, and collarbones. Your necklace should be doing the same thing. Statement necklaces or dainty pendant necklaces will do just that. Check out the examples below:
|Chunky Cuban Chain Necklace 18K Gold Plated - $38||Square CZ Pendant Necklace - $34||Interlocking Rectangle Pendant Necklace - $34|