What Necklace Length Should I Get?

May 01, 2019

What Necklace Length Should I Get?

Choosing a necklace that is the right size might not be that easy. Here at Minar Jewellers we have created a guide to help you with your next necklace purchase.

Learn how and where different necklace lengths fall on the body for women and men. 

Standard Necklace Sizes for Women

16 inches NECKLACE - CHOKER LENGTH - AT COLLARBONE 

Perfectly falls around the base of the neck like a collar. 

18 inches NECKLACE - AT COLLARBONE

Falls just below the throat at the collarbone. Recommended for pendants while wearing a crew neck. 

20 inches NECKLACE - BELOW COLLARBONE

Will fall a few inches below the collarbone. Recommended for a low neckline or over a turtleneck.

22 inches NECKLACE - ABOVE NECKLINE

Falls above a low neckline.

24 inches NECKLACE - BELOW THE NECKLINE

Falls below any neckline.

Standard Necklace Sizes for Men

18 inches NECKLACE

Falls around the base of the neck. Recommended for smaller neck sizes.

20 inches NECKLACE

Will fall at the collarbone.  

22 inches NECKLACE

Falls below the collarbone.

24 inches NECKLACE

Falls above the sternum. 

26 inches NECKLACE

Falls on the sternum. 

Please note that this is a guide only. If you are unsure about finding a necklace or chain size, we would be happy to help you. Please contact us via phone (+44 208 767 7547), email (info@minarjewellers.co.uk) or you can chat with an online representative via our webchat.





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