You read this tip often enough: "Just throw on a statement necklace!" But, sometimes, it just doesn't work
. Whether it's a neckline that doesn't quite jibe, a sweater that feels a little too
casual, or a necklace that doesn't want to pair with anything you own, the statement-necklace-as-ultimate-savior is a little trickier than most styling guides will admit. But, when it works? It delivers
, and we've dug into our archives to find some examples of truly stylish real women who've figured out the magic formula. Ahead, eight statement-making ladies who can inspire tomorrow's outfit.
Market Research by Ellen Hoffman