1. Pearl Collar Necklaces - 12 to 13 inches long
Pearl collars are usually made up of three or more pearl strands
and lie snugly on the middle of the neck. Very Victorian and
luxurious, pearl collars go best with elegant V-neck, boat neck or
off the shoulder fashions.
2. Pearl Choker Necklaces - 14 to 16 inches long
A pearl choker is perhaps the most classic and yet versatile of
the entire single strand pearl lengths. A simple pearl choker can
go with virtually any outfit from casual to fancy evening wear and
just about any neckline imaginable. A 16 inch pearl choker necklace
is the most popular length for pearl necklaces.
3. Pearl Princess Necklaces - 17 to 19 inches long
The princess length pearl necklace is best suited for crew and
high necklines. It also compliments low plunging necklines. It's
perfect support for a pendant or pearl enhancer. An 18 inches
pearl princess necklaces is the second most popular length for
4. Pearl Matinee Necklaces - 20 to 24 inches long
Longer than the pearl princess necklace, and just a bit shorter than an opera length pearl necklace; the matinee pearl necklace is the right choice for casual or business dress.
5. Pearl Opera Necklaces - 28 to 34 inches long
The pearl opera necklace is the queen of all lengths. When worn as a single pearl strand, it is refined and perfect for high or crew necklines. When doubled upon itself, it serves as a versatile two strand pearl choker.
6. Pearl Rope Necklaces - Over 45 inches long
Dripping with elegance and sensuously sexy, the pearl rope was a favorite of Coco Chanel. For those looking for the complete pearl wardrobe, this length is a must. Pearl Oasis can make a "convertible" pearl rope necklace that allows you to change from rope length to a shorter necklace and bracelet.
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