Susan Miller

·Master of Fine Arts in Jewelry Design, Pratt Institute, 2012

·Bachelor of Arts in Gemology, University of California, Los Angeles, May 2005

·Editor-in-Chief, White Victoria (2018 - present)

·Write and research feature articles and profiles for print and online publication

·Contributing Writer, Modern Jeweler and Ornament

·Write and publish freelance articles for IGS and WSJ Magazine

·Jewelry Appraiser (2012 - 2020)

Hello to all the jewelry lovers.

Being an expert on shiny riches and luxury in general, one stereotype about pearls caught my attention. 

Many individuals seem to believe that pearl necklaces are reserved for sophisticated ladies attending high-profile functions with extravagant dressing.

Well, I would like to let you know that such an idea is absolutely mistaken.

Of course, it's hard to put pearls in your affordable everyday looks without going bust.

Nevertheless, I've got a solution: some "cheap" but stunning pearl necklaces for you in 2024.

Do you love pearls and want something extraordinary, or maybe you can't resist their charm?

Come on in as we take a look at the top ten pearl jewels this year!

White Victoria Gold Half Chain Necklace in White Freshwater Pearl

Pearl Necklaces

The White Victoria Gold Half Chain Necklace in White Freshwater Pearl is not only stunning but also a very popular accessory for the next season. 

What makes this so special are its magnificent baroque pearls, all different shapes and sizes, with a beautiful sheen.

As we move into next season, fashion trends will include more organic, natural elements in accessories. 

Baroque pearls – which have irregular shapes and imperfections – fit that trend perfectly.

They'll add character to an outfit and make it look more individual.

Styling the necklace should be easy because it goes with most things.

It's particularly good for adding elegance to minimalist looks.

Picture wearing one of them with a white shirt, high-waisted jeans, and boots for effortless chicness.

If you're going out somewhere special at night, wear this necklace with a black dress.

Or if layering necklaces is your thing (another trend), team up the chain necklace with smaller ones from your wardrobe.

Pearls of Joy 7.0-7.5mm White Freshwater Pearl Necklace - AAA Quality

Pearl Necklaces

Calling all pearl necklace fans: the Pearls of Joy 7.0-7.5mm AAA Quality White Freshwater Pearl Necklace is a gem in its own right – and at this size, a great value to boot.

The selling point for these pearls is quality.

Rated AAA, they have a sharp, shiny luster that catches the light nicely. 

Their roundness is more uniform than lower-quality options, creating a pleasingly balanced arrangement that shows off their natural beauty, too.

Visually stunning? Check. And versatile enough to wear anywhere? Absolutely.

The timeless elegance and minimalism make it bang-on-trend for next season.

Put this white freshwater pearl necklace with your pick of summer's long floral dresses, and you'll be nailing feminine charm in spades – sophistication guaranteed.

Or how about wearing it with your favorite denim jacket and jeans to bring something unexpected (and refined) to those casualwear vibes?

Missoma Short Pearl Beaded Gemstone Necklace

Pearl Necklaces

The Missoma Short Pearl Beaded Gemstone Necklace is a testament to the best of contemporary style. 

Its irregular pearls and semi-precious black onyx beads make this necklace an impressive piece of jewelry as well as an up-to-the-minute accessory for the next season.

Pearls have always been classic, but the unorthodox shapes in this necklace bring it into 2024 with ease.

It's a fresh take on pearl accessories that will suit anyone looking to set themselves apart from the crowd.

Semi-precious black onyx beads also appear in the design, which adds wisdom and knowledge to proceedings.

Black onyx is said to aid focus and mental clarity – qualities one might wish for when self-improvement or personal growth are desired.

This is a highly wearable item that works just as well with casuals as more formal outfits and can be layered alongside other delicate necklaces with ease.

White Victoria 6.0-7.0mm Baroque Freshwater Pearl Necklace - AAA Quality

Pearl Necklaces

The trendy appeal of the White Victoria 6.0-7.0mm Baroque Freshwater Pearl Necklace - AAA Quality assures it will still be fashionable next season and continues to captivate jewelry enthusiasts searching for something different.

In recent years, baroque pearls have seen a revival, and they are now a popular choice among those who want unique, offbeat jewelry.

What sets these pearls apart is their irregular shapes – no two are the same – which give them an effortlessly chic, edgy quality that can enliven any outfit.

Whether you're going for casual with jeans and a crisp white shirt or dressing up for an important event, this necklace will bring individuality to your ensemble.

For example, team it with a monochrome dress so that the pearls contrast beautifully against its simplicity; in this case, less is definitely more. 

Alternatively, opt for bohemian by wearing it with flowing dresses or layering over textured knits.

The great thing about this necklace? It'll work across many different styles while maintaining elegance.

Chomel Freshwater Pearl Choker with Cubic Zirconia Heart Pendant

Pearl Necklaces

Get ready to make a fashion statement with the Chomel Freshwater Pearl Choker cum Cubic Zirconia Heart Pendant

This perennially stylish piece of jewelry is expected to be the next big thing this season, thanks to its blend of freshwater pearls and cubic zirconia that strikes just the right balance between modernity and timeless elegance.

Freshwater pearls have a classic feel that never goes out of style, but the necklace's wire design gives them a contemporary twist. 

Its 5mm roundish potato-shaped freshwater pearls are also notable for their gorgeous luster, which adds an extra touch of glamour to any outfit.

The sparkling cubic zirconia heart pendant will catch anyone's eye, courtesy of its shimmering good looks.

The rhodium-plated spring clasp and adjustable extension means it can be securely fastened, whatever your neck size.

This highly on-trend necklace can be worn with almost anything in your wardrobe – making it incredibly versatile. 

And because it measures 39-43cm long (aka choker length), draws attention to your neckline, and sits close to your throat, it makes an ideal complement for low-cut tops or dresses with V-necks!

PEOPLES 6.5-8.5mm Cultured Freshwater Pearl Bead Station Necklace in Sterling Silver with 18K Gold Plate

Pearl Necklaces

If you're on the hunt for an ageless piece that'll easily heighten your style, stop.

The Peoples 6.5-8.5mm Cultured Freshwater Pearl Bead Station Necklace in Sterling Silver with 18K Gold Plate is it.

The sterling silver necklace - dipped in a luxurious 18K gold plate - features lustrous cultured freshwater pearls stationed along the chain, each varying in size (larger and smaller) to create a visually appealing effect.

The alternating bead sizes take this classic design and make it modern and interesting.

And what's even better? It can be dressed up or down depending on the occasion: Wear it as a delicate statement piece all of its own or layer with other necklaces for the ultimate Insta-worthy look. Versatility for days!

White Victoria Gold & Pearl Layered Necklace With Heart Pendant

Pearl Necklaces

This White Victoria Gold & Pearl Layered Necklace with Heart Pendant is poised to be a must-have piece next season.

The marriage of gold and pearls never goes out of style, and this necklace offers an updated take on a traditional look.

Layered necklaces have been having a moment for several seasons now – think more than one chain worn together – adding interest to any outfit.

This creates that effect without the fussiness.

A heart pendant feels feminine and fun against the neatness of the pearls and gold, which looks modern against pink or pastel hues.

Style-wise, it's as versatile as you'd expect, looking chic against simple black dresses or crisp white shirts.

Kendra Scott Leighton Pearl Chain Necklace, 17"

Pearl Necklaces

If you are in need of a pearl necklace that seamlessly merges the classic with the modern, then look no further than the Kendra Scott Leighton Pearl Chain Necklace.

This remarkable piece is both a trendsetter and an item to wear for next season.

Half-bold links and half-dainty chains make up this unique necklace design.

The blend of differences adds something edgier to traditional pearls, resulting in a balance between coolness and elegance.

The removable cultured freshwater pearl pendant makes it even more versatile.

You can easily change your look from day to night by adding or removing it depending on your mood or style preference—perfect for adapting your style quickly without much fuss.

At an affordable price, this necklace doesn't break the bank but still feels luxurious – especially as it's 14k gold-plated brass – while the toggle clasp closure looks secure yet easy to put on.

Wear yours with a crisp white shirt for work polish or over-the-top gowns at events: its versatility means anything goes.

Elli Necklace from Freshwater Pearls

Pearl Necklaces

Introducing the Elli Necklace from Freshwater Pearls – a 40 cm long pearl necklace that will take you through the new season in style.

It's a wardrobe must-have that adds instant luxury to any look.

The reason it stands out?

This freshwater pearl necklace is made up of beautiful round pearls interspersed with carefully crafted 925 sterling silver nuggets. 

A beautifully executed design means this piece is so much more than just another string of pearls – and will work for both smart and casual looks.

Its opulent finish aside, the Elli Necklace also offers plenty of layering potential.

Why not mix things up by adding other necklaces or chains into the equation, creating your one-off look?

A few words on these pearls: because their natural products, colors, and structures may vary ever-so-slightly.

And while we're on specifics… as an exclusive Elli PREMIUM product, this comes lovingly boxed.

In short? The Elli Necklace from Freshwater Pearls is everything a modern-day statement accessory should be (and then some).

Get ready to start conversations.

MACY'S Multi-Pearl & Multi-Gemstone Statement Necklace in Sterling Silver, 22" + 2" extender

Pearl Necklaces

Be ready to make an impression with Macy's Multi-Pearl & Multi-Gemstone Statement Necklace in Sterling Silver.

The exceptional necklace is not just a symbol of unparalleled elegance but also assuredly the ultimate trendsetter for the coming season.

The combination of white cultured freshwater baroque pearls, natural pink cultured freshwater pearls, morganite beads, and small hematite beads results in a sumptuous design that can't fail to grab attention. 

Different sizes and colors contribute depth and dimension to what's undoubtedly a wow piece.

What makes this necklace totally on-trend for next season is its fusion of mixed textures and organic elements. 

The baroque pearls provide an earthy touch - real beauty in raw form - while the morganite beads add femininity via their soft pink hues, and small hints of edginess come courtesy of those little hematite beads. 

In short, it takes classic good looks and gives them contemporary appeal.

For maximum impact when showcasing this stunning piece, wear it with a plain-colored cocktail dress at an evening event or let it lift everyday outfits such as jeans teamed with a crisp white blouse because this statement necklace is meant to be seen!

Bottom Line

Pearl Necklaces

Despite the fact that luxury is usually associated with expensive things in today's world, these are some affordable pearl necklaces that conclusively demonstrate that one can still achieve luxurious living. 

The jewelry consists of both traditional strings and contemporary fashion accessories that look posh but are not costly at all.

Stop wasting time. Take off one of those amazing necklaces today! 

They provide great value for money if you need it either for an elegant occasion or simply to make every day special and bright.

Then why not indulge in some affordable luxury and feel like royalty this year around? Just do it!