Necklace Layering 101: Everything You Need to Master the Look

Editor confession: Layering necklaces totally throws me for a loop. I find it to be one of the hardest fashion skills to master, so in a somewhat self-motivated move, I decided to demystify the art once and for all. If you struggle with the skill as well, scroll to check out a breakdown of the components of five well-executed layered looks and everything you need to replicate your favourite combination. Plus, you’ll find a handy (and very pinnable) necklace lengths infographic below, so you can reference where each piece will lay.

Formula: 14’’ bar necklace + 15’’ dainty necklace + 16’’ crystal necklace + body chain


We Wore What

On Danielle Bernstein of We Wore What: Alex Mika Khloe Choker Necklace ($150) and Spike Necklace ($154).  

Formula: 16’’ nameplate necklace + 24’’ coin necklace + 24’’ pendant necklace


Man Repeller

Formula: 16’’ dainty necklace + 18’’ tube necklace + 23’’ coin necklace + 32’’ tassel necklace


Sincerely Jules
Formula: 15’’ dainty necklace + 17’’ lariat necklace


Song of Style

Jennifer Zeuner Kara Necklace ($198)

Formula: 16’’ circle necklace + 24’’ pendant necklace


The Blonde Salad

Jennifer Zeuner Coco Necklace ($198)

Do you have a piece of jewellery you always wear? Let us know in the comments below!