Sizing Guides

SIZING GUIDE FOR WOMEN

 

14" NECKLACE
Fits most like a choker.
16" NECKLACE
Falls perfectly around the base of the neck or collar line. On a petite woman it will hit your collarbone while for plus size women it might feel more like a choker.
18" NECKLACE
A common choice that will fall just below the throat at the collarbone. This length is popular for adding pendants which will hang over a crew neck.
20" NECKLACE
Falling a few inches below the collarbone, this length allows a little more breathing room. Perfect for a low, plunging neckline or over a turtleneck.
22" NECKLACE
Falls at or above a low neckline.
24" NECKLACE
Falls below any neckline.
36" NECKLACE
Common with pearl strands and will hang below the bosom.   Fashion trends wear this length tucked into the clothing straight down the center for an appealing look.  They can be worn as a single strand or you can fold them for an 18-inch layered look.

 

*Please keep in mind that these are approximations based on an average height and build. Larger individuals may need longer lengths as petites may need shorter lengths.

 

CHAIN SIZING GUIDE FOR MEN

 

16" CHAIN
Fits most like a choker.
18" CHAIN
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.
20" CHAIN
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.
22" CHAIN
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.
24" CHAIN
This extra-long necklace and is commonly used to keep religious or meaningful pendants under the shirt and closer to the heart and falls just above the sternum.
26" CHAIN
Falls a few inches below the sternum.  This length is one of the most popular.
28" CHAIN
Falls a few inches below…  This longer length is common on larger gauges or widths. 
30" CHAIN
Falls a few inches below …. This is generally the longest length option available.

 

*Please keep in mind that these are approximations based on an average height and build. Larger individuals may need longer lengths as petites may need shorter lengths.