Jewelry That Goes With Strapless Dresses

Finish off a casual or fancy strapless dress with stylish jewelry.

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Strapless dresses are always in style. Whether you're heading to a more casual get together or have plans to go to an uber-fancy cocktail party, a strapless dress is all you need to make a grand entrance. Of course, your entrance will be that much grander when you accessorize and add just the right jewelry pieces. Whether you stick with just one piece or incorporate two or more, just remember to choose your jewelry carefully, so you complement your strapless dress style, not take away from it.


Wearing a pair of eye-catching earrings is one of the best ways to play up a strapless dress. This looks especially lovely with shorter hair or long hair put into an updo, as you can really see your ear bling. Stud earrings or small hoops work well with a more casual dress, while for a fancier gown, some sparkly chandelier or dangle earrings are a perfect pick.


A strapless dress leaves your neck completely bare, as the neckline is lower and there aren't any straps, making it ideal for showing off a lovely necklace. Anything from a beaded or single gemstone necklace, to a strand of pearls or diamonds, or even an oversized, couture piece of art necklace; these pieces play up a strapless dress and focus all eyes on you. A pendant necklace is also lovely and creates a nice line on your neck, drawing the attention down toward your decollage.


If it's a bracelet you want for accessorizing your strapless dress, you can choose a bolder piece because your neck and arms are bare. A thin metal or diamond bangle makes for the perfect bauble for your strapless dress. Or go with something chunkier and bolder, like a cuff bracelet.


A single statement ring may be all the jewelry you need to finish off your strapless dress ensemble stunningly. For a more casual strapless dress, choose a pretty flower ring or small gem ring, and for a fancier version, opt for a glimmering diamond ring or oversized stunner to have all eyes on you ... and your hand.

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