Posted on July 13 2015
Pearls, pearls, pearls, the new age has finally arrived for them to come out of their shell and into the spotlight. For years, pearl jewelry has been associated with your sweet old grandma, well associate no more. Pearls have been reinvented into modern, edgy, chic and sophisticated pieces for the modern women. Celebrities and even the youthful and stylish Kate Middleton have been sporting the new trend, and not in a frumpy way.Don’t expect to see strings of pearls at your favorite stores; instead pearls will be accenting your favorite pieces. Spikes, diamonds, chains and charms are being paired with pearls. Everything and anything from cuff bracelets, stud earrings, statement necklaces to edgy rings can now don pearls.
Anyone looking to add this new trend to their jewelry box may need some style inspiration. Here are some styling tips and ideas to help add the pearl trend into your style.
- Layering is a chic alternative to the single string of pearls. Wearing multiple strands at different lengths or pairing pearls with other necklaces makes for an easy and sophisticated look.
- If you find yourself drawn to a pearl statement necklace, make sure it’s chunky and comes with interesting details such as bows or flowers.
- Pearls look great with shells, bold colors, and gold.
- Every woman should own a pair of pearl earrings, now more than ever. Both statement and studs are easy to wear with almost any style and any occasion.