Looking for the trendiest jewelry pieces and careful not to commit a faux pas, or basically looking for a piece that will best enhance your appearance? This article looks at 20 of the best necklace designs, specifically, the ones that are ideal for persons with short necks. Some of these necklaces are ideal for women, others are designed for men, and then there are the unisex ones.
Remember that for your ideal necklace, your neck length and the necklace’s length are important. The best necklace, for example, is neither too loose nor too tight. But these requirements should close you off; fashion is fluid, and in most cases, you only need to find the necklace design that accentuates your appearance.
Best Necklace Designs for Thick Necks
A high-quality 14K yellow gold necklace, this MCS necklace design is exactly what you need for a classic, elegant, and stylish fee.
It’s made out of a flexible herringbone silky material, and at 4mm, it could be all you have been missing for daily wear.
The best bit about this necklace design is that it’s made out of actual 14K gold, and it’s not 14k plating. Besides the variable lengths ranging from 16” to 24,” this necklace comes with a sturdy lobster clasp.
Perfectly thick and made of high-quality graduated Byzantine and 18K gold-plated sterling silver, this chain necklace represents one of life’s best, finest, and also the simplest luxuries.
The links are bold and beautifully polished with the links woven nicely by hand, leaving you with a timeless Italian classic that remains iconic throughout the day, night, and in different seasons.
So, if you are looking for an excellent statement piece that’s both delicate and bold, then this chic necklace will instantly elevate your outfit in an instant.
Curb chains make the best necklace chains, and this 5mm Bling Factory could be the perfect match for you if you are looking for something simple, classy, and beautiful.
It boasts a polished and highly durable 5mm, 14k gold-plated 36-inch chain curb. The chain fastens easily with a very sturdy fold-over clasp, which is not only easy to use but also luxurious and cool. Its crafting allows the necklace to lay flat against your neck, giving you a timeless and classic feel that matches the symmetrical design of the twisted curb links.
It comes with a polishing cloth and a velvet pouch.
This Figaro necklace chain is available in different lengths ranging from 18-36 inches.
But the really impressive bit about this chain is that although it’s gold-plated, it has 20X more actual 24k gold than most of the other fashion jewelry pieces you may have bought in the past.
Besides being a simple 7mm chain link Figaro necklace, it comes with a free lifetime replacement guarantee. You might also like the fact that this necklace is simple, and it goes well with different outfits.
Statement bridal jewelry that’s platinum-plated and graduated with CZ stones, this Mariell tennis necklace makes an excellent fit for the brides, as well as wedding guests.
This necklace has been plated in silver-platinum, the entire 19inches of its length is pronged with clear-cut imitation diamonds in different sizes from 4mm to 8mm. The cubic zirconia stones are AAAAA-grade stones that boast a beautiful brilliance.
Crafted beautifully with high-quality two-tone 14k gold, this bracelet sports a white gold center that radiates a beautiful glow.
Its sturdy lobster claw clasp is easy to use, and the perfect finish of the bracelet gives it an elegant and stylish finish.
So, if you are looking for a stylish piece of jewelry that will be a cool and stylish part of your wardrobe, whether you are looking for casual or an everyday wear, then this is it.
This curb-link chain necklace is hypoallergenic and made of high-quality, 14K solid gold.
Free of nickel and lead, this necklace is safe, and you may also like it because it looks great for everyday wear.
Its sturdy lobster lock is easy to work, comfortable Ion the skin, and it’s stamped for authenticity on the Italian chains.
Made of solid 925 Sterling Silver with 3mm Byzantine Bali handmade chains, this necklace has an oxidized finish, which enhances its natural Byzantine design and look.
It has a simple closure hook design, and the best part is that this necklace is actually handcrafted in Bali.
If you are looking for a swanky piece of jewelry, then this Italian-style Byzantine chain necklace ideal for men could be an excellent fit for you.
Now, if you’ve watched any of the older Italian movies and you feel that style and vibe exuded by men of that generation, then this chain necklace offers exactly that.
It’s a thick 6.1mm Italian necklace made of 925 Sterling Silver. It is also safe on allergic or sensitive skin thanks to its nickel-free design. It comes with a jewelry bag/ box and a cloth.
With a thickness that ranges from 1.6mm to 8mm, Blink Factory brings to the men’s fashion market this 24K gold-plated yellow-gold necklace designed in a flat, Cuban link-curb chain design.
It’s simple, elegant, and also available in variable lengths of up to 36inches. Its lobster clasp is sturdy, and it creates a luxurious feel to the necklace.
For men looking for the best of Italian jewelry and statement pieces, then this Miabella 18K Figaro-link chain necklace could a great fit. This necklace is suitable for men and it’s 7mm thick, and it’s made of diamond-cut link chains. Note, however, that the chain is gold-plated over sterling silver and not made of pure 18K gold; otherwise, the price tag would be much higher. The necklace comes in different lengths ranging from 18inches to 30 inches.
Designed for both men and women, this snake-dome herringbone-link chain necklace is made of 14K plating over sterling silver.
The solid diamond-cut design of the chain results in the smooth, lustrous, and the chunky overall look and feel of this necklace made in Italy.
Its length varies from 16-24inches. You can wear it alone, or you could layer it with other necklaces for that modern and timeless elegance. The chain necklace is also hypoallergenic.
Thanks to its herringbone-link chain style, this 14k yellow gold necklace could be worn as is or with a pendant.
It’s 4.7mm thick, and it comes with an authenticity stamp for the 14K gold. Its lobster clasp is easy to use, and the necklace’s overall gold finish gives this necklace a cool, shiny appearance.
If you prefer silver to gold, this 925 sterling silver snake dome herringbone-link chain necklace could be a good look on you.
It’s made in Italy, 4mm thick, and the length varies from 16 inches to 24 inches. It’s chunky, hypoallergenic, slightly reflective, and the comfortable design makes this a great timeless jewelry that would go with most of your outfits.
The best things in life come in twos. For the best of both worlds, this necklace is made of 14k yellow gold on one side and Sterling Silver on the other side. Thanks to this 2-in-1 design, this necklace will match different outfits and styles with ease. It’s 4mm thick, and it’s versatile with an omega style, meaning that it could be worn as it is or with a pendant. Its box clasp has a highly polished look, and it’s easy to clasp/ unclasp.
Fashion is one of the most fluid elements of our lives, and there aren’t specific rules that you have to dress by, not really. While you have to obey the weather and culture, in most cases, fashion and style demands wearing what makes you comfortable, happy, and you.
Well, this multicolor, lead-free, nickel-free, and hypoallergenic 2.5mm necklace seems the bill when it comes to an eclectic style. It’s made of pure 14k gold, as well as a sturdy metal. The closure has a spring ring closure style for the necklace’s security and safety, and you also get to wear it as a simple necklace as it is, or you could throw in a pendant or even a charm.
The chain has an anchor/ cable design.
Made in Italy, this necklace features 3.2mm thick mariner-style link chains that will lie flat against your neck/ chest.
This necklace is made of solid 18k gold with a high-polish finish for that extra shine and luster.
It has a strong lobster clasp which makes it easy to wear or remove. The length of the chain necklace varies from 16 inches to 30inches. It has the 18k authenticity stamp on.
Looking for something different, but a little extra? Perhaps you may like this diamond-cut squared Franco chain necklace. It’s made of 10K yellow gold, 1.5mm and it exudes a simple, but stylish elegance.
It’s durable, lightweight, and you could wear it to different settings with ease. It comes with a lobster ring clasp that secures it in place.
Valentines is coming up. So, if you are interested in gifting a loved one a good-quality 14k gold (comes with the authentic 14k gold stamp by its lock) necklace, then this gold chain with a diamond-cut rope chain design could be a good fit.
And since the necklace comes in different thickness of 3mm, 4mm, and 5mm, you will easily find what you or your loved one would love.
It comes with a lobster lock closure that enhances the security and the safety of the necklace. The necklace is also lead and nickel free, and also hypoallergenic.
If you are looking for a long and thick 10k gold necklace to wear alone or to layer with other gold pieces, you may like this necklace.
Note that this is a high-end necklace. It has a unique 3+1 8mm thick Figaro-link chain design, it’s comfortable, and it works as an everyday wear necklace.
It comes with a strong lobster clasp and a 10k authenticity stamp making this a high-end, super-fine jewelry.
Depending on what you look for in a necklace, your neck’s length notwithstanding, there’s basically something for everyone where necklaces are involved.
To choose one or more necklaces out of the 20 listed above, you’d have to consider things like your style, occasion/ event, the versatility of the piece, how often you’d wear it, and most importantly, your budget. While the prices are highly variable with cheap and high-end options explored, there is something for everyone.