What necklace to wear with a round neckline

What necklace to wear with a round neckline
11/30/2016 Alicia L.

Still on the theme of what necklace to wear with different necklines, this post is dedicated to the round neckline. There are many types of round necklines: the boat neck, the spoon neck… For the time being, this post will be about the simple round neckline, like in basic T-shirts, for example. A simple neckline that we use 75% of our time.

The standard measure of this type of neckline is 13″ (33 cm), so it will be great if our necklace is similar to this length. So that the necklace doesn’t get lost amongst the garment, it’s better if we use a wide necklace: thus it will seem to be a motif of the top we are wearing. Check these exceptional women out – they know what they’re doing.

round neckline

Coco Chanel | Debbie Harry | picture via www.daily-distraction.com

Another option is a BIB necklace – large collars on the front so they occupy much of our dress or top and it will catch your eye. They are highly flattering but you must consider the color of your top before choosing your necklace – if they have too much printing, it’s better if it’s a single tone.

This is fantastic for an everyday day outfit like jeans and a basic T- shirt.

bib necklace

Kiki de Montparnasse by Moise Kisling| Cate Blanchett en The Oscar 2015

We’re fans of the ethnic look and there are cool BIB ethnic necklaces. You will look like the exotic Yma Sumac. We love you, Yma Sumac!

round neckline

Ethnic BIB necklace by Mango| Leighton Meester| Ethnic BIB necklace by Miadamia

You know that you always get it right with a long chain necklace, perhaps with a pendant, or layered with other necklaces. Success assured.

round neckline style

Coco Chanel | Sioux woman | Patty Smith

Or maybe you can dare to mix different necklace styles in one outfit!

Sarah-Jessica-Parker-Layering-necklaces

Sarah Jessica Parker

Comments (10)

  1. Tina 11 months ago

    Great tips about how to wear necklaces with a round neckline! And I just love bib necklaces!

  2. Star of the East 11 months ago

    Cool necklace guide, love all these looks!

  3. Antje 11 months ago

    Great photos, love your selection, thanks for sharing.

  4. millie 11 months ago

    wonderful selection of ideas! thanks for sharing!

  5. Ildi 11 months ago

    It seems the necklace is a very important accessories. I should wear more:)) Thanks for the fashion tips:)

  6. Anna 11 months ago

    Interesting and useful guide! Thanks for sharing!

  7. Nyuta 11 months ago

    Oh, great necklaces guide! Thanks for sharing!

  8. Pinar Sondal 11 months ago

    Alicia, this is such a nice blog post for me. It is so good the see the older pictures referring the future designs.

  9. Ruby 11 months ago

    Hmm not sure about the last one lol. I think you are missing a Masai style necklace, definitely for a round collar.

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