What size is a 18 inch chain?

45 cm / 18″ – An 18 inch necklace is popular choice among women and will fall just below the throat at the collarbone. This length is popular for adding pendants, and the piece will hang over a crew neck t-shirt.

Where does an 18 inch chain hit?

Princess (our 18″) A Princess length chain usually hangs right below the collarbone. This length is best suited for crew and high necklines, but can also be worn with plunging necklines. These are the best length for supporting a pendant or group of charms.

Is 18 inches good for a necklace?

Another key part of your body to consider is your upper torso. Usually, a necklace shorter than 22 inches sits above or at the bust….

Length Placement
18 inches Base of neck of smaller man
20 inches Collarbone; most common size
22 inches A few inches below the collarbone; medallion can be added

What is a good size chain for a man?

What is a good size necklace for a man? For most men shopping for a chain necklace, get one that is 50 cm (20”) in length and 2-6 mm in width. If you’re adding a pendant, shop for a 55-60 cm (22-24”) necklace and 4-6 mm width.

Can an 18 inch necklace fit over your head?

18” Chain is our most popular chain because it fits nicely around the neck coming down about 1”-2” from the throat below the collarbone. This chain length is comfortable to wear as it falls nicely in a “V” neck shirt or in a button-down top.

Is 16 inch necklace too small?

Women below 5’4” look best in 16 to 20 inch necklace lengths. A long necklace tends to overwhelm a smaller frame. Women who fall between the height of 5’4” to 5’7” can wear necklace of any length. Taller women who are 5’7” or above can wear any length necklace.

How do you pick the right size necklace?

Measure your neck. Make a mental note of your measurement and take it into account when selecting a length. For chokers, add two inches to whatever your neck measurement is for a comfortable fit. Adding four inches to your neck measurement will give you a good length for an average necklace, like a pendant.

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