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)

When it comes to pearl necklaces, finding the perfect length that complements your style and enhances your overall look is essential.

The length of a pearl necklace plays a significant role in how it drapes around your neck and accentuates your neckline and outfit.

In this article, we will delve into the different lengths of pearl necklaces and help you discover which suits you best.

Whether you prefer a classic choker, an elegant princess length, or a dramatic opera length, we will guide you through the options, enabling you to make an informed decision and adorn yourself with a pearl necklace that exudes grace and sophistication.

Choker necklace: 30-33cm

Style: Above the collarbone and snugly on the neck, showing an exquisite, fashionable, lively vibe.

Age: less than 30

Face shape: heart face and long face, suitable for girls with long, slender necks.

Clothes: Wear T-shirts or skin-revealing clothes in v-neck, off-shoulder, and boat neck. Avoid high collar and round collar, which makes your neck look short.

Better look: Wear multiple layers of necklaces.

Occasion: A party, meeting.

Collarbone necklace: 35-40cm

Style: slightly past over or right on the collarbone, gentle, delicate, and elegant.

Age: 25+

Face shape: for all

Clothes: Suitable for daily and business outfits.

Better look: Wear other pendants or necklaces together.

Occasion: Suitable for many occasions, including formal or leisure.

Princess-style necklace: 42-46cm

Style: 1-2cm over the collarbone, forming a U-shape line on the neck. It is a common and classic length, calm and liberal.

Age: for all ages

Face shape: Round face, square face, heart face and oval face

Clothes: Suitable for low collar, exaggerated collar and high collar.

Better look: with a pendant.

Occasion: Daily or business activities.

Martini necklace: 50-66cm

Style: Necklace around the top. Casual, easygoing and elegant.

Age: 30 +

Face shape: the necklace can frame your round or square face.

Clothes: T-shirts and qipao in summer; dress; turtleneck, pullover in autumn and winter; with muted colors in plain style.

Occasion: Informal occasions or business activities.

Opera necklace: 71-86cm

Style: Under the chest. It has a strong classical and romantic vibe.

Age: over 35 years old, woman with experience and a strong vibe

Face shape: for all

Clothes: With evening dress. Or as a sweater necklace in autumn and winter.

Better look: double-layer necklace.

Occasion: Important occasions like a dinner party

Knotted necklace: >114cm

Style: Elegant and sexy if draped around the waist line

Age: 35 +

Face shape: For all

Clothes: Evening wear.

Better look: Wrap it in two circles with a knot in front of the chest

Occasion: Formal activities and dinner