Given that it’s easy to shop for, easy to wear and easy on the wallet, affordable jewellery has a lot going for it. Plus, it’s a sure-fire, low-commitment way to add that trendy sumpin’ sumpin’ to your look. Need we say more? Because we can…
Ear candy comes on strong this season and a choice of pair of earrings is the perfect sidekick to bare shoulders. Hoops of all size are a strong part of the spring 2017 fashion memo. Oversized fringe and pompoms are the must-have accents if you’re looking to make a loud statement. Prefer something that whispers? Try dainty adornments in the form of teensy studs and ear cuffs.
In the rings department, taking a stacked approach reads as instantly stylish. Pre-packaged sets put the most options at your fingertips, but a self-curated combo earns two thumbs up. The same strategy works for bracelets and bangles, as does an eye for balancing textures. Consider a sleek band among fluid chain link or beaded styles.
And the base of the neck is still in the spotlight, but choker necklaces have officially lightened up. Switch gears from black velvet or leather cord styles to bright colours, eye-catching patterns or delicate details, like faux pearls or layered chains, that’ll glint in the sun.