Women's Standard Necklace Sizes
Fits most like a choker
Falls perfectly around the base of the neck like a collar. On a petite woman it will hit your collarbone while for plus size women it might feel more like a choker.
A common choice for women that will fall just below the throat at the collarbone. This length is popular for adding pendants which will hang over a crew neck.
Will fall a few inches below the collarbone and allow a little more breathing room. Perfect for a low, plunging neckline or if you want to wear it over a turtleneck.
Falls at or above a low neckline.
Falls below any neckline.
Common with pearl strands and will hang below the bosom. They can be worn as a single strand or you can double them for an 18 inch necklace.
Men's Standard Necklace Sizes
A shorter length that falls just around the base of the neck. Popular for beaded necklaces so they can sit above a crew neck t-shirt.
A common length for men which falls right at the collarbone. Pendants will hide under a crew neck or show completely with a low v-neck or unbuttoned dress shirt.
Falls a few inches below a collar bone and can be worn over or under a shirt. This is a common length for chains because they offer more breathing room.
Extra long and is commonly used to keep religious or meaningful pendants under the shirt and closer to the heart. Falls just above the sternum.
*Please keep in mind that these are all approximations for an average woman’s or man’s height and size. Larger people will need longer lengths and petite ones will need shorter lengths.
Suggested Sterling Silver Chain Options for Pendants
- Coreana Chain: Availalbe in sterling silver and gold vermeil. Lengths are 16in, 18in, 20in and 24in. Choose from 016 gauge (1mm wide) or 030 gauge (3mm wide).
- Rolo Chain: Comes in .925 sterling silver and gold vermeil. We have 16in, 18in, 20in and 24in chains in 040 gauge and 060 gauge.
- Box Chain: We carry box chains in in sterling silver and gold vermeil, sizes 16in, 18in and 20in in 028 gauge.
- Beaded Chain: We have sterling silver bead chains in 16in, 18in, 20in and 24in with 180 gauge and 220 gauge.
- Snake Chain: Sterling silver or gold vermeil. Available sizes are 16in, 18in, 20in and 24in. Snake chains comes in 025 gauge, 040 gauge and 320 gauge.
- Rope Chain: Sterling silver and gold vermeil. Lengths available are 16in, 18in, 20in and 24in. Rope chain comes in 50 gauge and 70 gauge.
- Black Silk Cord: A best-seller! The clasp is made of 925 sterling silver. Available lengths are 14in, 16in, 18in, 20in, 24in, 30in and 36in.
- Measure: 14 Inch with 2" Extension Adjustable Chain Weight: 13.58 Gram Material: Cultured White Baroque Pearl 5mm 18K Gold Plated Brass
- SKU: CB-94715-AZ
- UPC: 756995764266
- This 14 Inch with 2" extension choker or necklace is so versatile. Cultured freshwater pearls is a great accessory for Graduation, Mothers Day gift or brides-to-be. This is lightweight so there is no weight-bearing feeling even after wearing it for a day.
- A contemporary and on-trend freshwater cultured baroque pearl necklace, featuring a string of semi baroque freshwater pearls. If you are planning a wedding, consider this affordable pearl bridal necklaces for members of your bridal party too.
- An illusion cultured pearl necklace is the perfect accessory to wear with your favorite little black dress. This multi strand necklace will work well for just about any occasion, from a day at the office to a formal event. The luminescent color of our 16 Inches triple strand freshwater cultured pearl necklace is certain to update any look and add just the finishing touch you have been looking for. This piece of cultured pearl jewelry is made up of strands of freshwater cultured pearls that are strung on virtually translucent fiber and secures with a silver plated brass clasp. They practically seem to floating in the air around your neck. This a beautiful and very elegant look that would be perfect as a bridal necklace. At this affordable price, you may want to buy one for a friend with a summer birthday who wears June birthstone jewelry.
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