Written By: Rachel Narozniak
We’ve all seen the black elastic stretch chokers classic to the 90s, yet however surprisingly in 2017, that basic “has been” trend receives a stylish update. While many had thought that the choker necklace was a wave in fashion that mounted and crashed, never to build again, choker jewelry has returned to reclaim the female masses, appearing in the 2000s with unprecedented popularity.
An accessory that bespeaks a distinct attitude and personality, the choker’s humble origins present in our Classic Black Velvet 10mm/15inch Choker Necklace, the simple, black original form taken by the choker back in the 90s when the necklace debuted on the fashion scene, flanked by color changing mood rings and platform sneakers, other dominant trends then. A nod to the influence of the past, the Classic Black Velvet Choker Necklace is sexy and sleek, available in a thicker version in our 925 Sterling Silver Classic Black Velvet Thick Choker Necklace at 18mm.
To wear either choker necklace is to simultaneously throw one’s style back, and to maintain pace with the current climate of fashion, where choker necklaces receive a luxe revamping. One needs not be a bride or present at a wedding to step out with our Ladies Bridal Fancy Thin Design Adjustable Choker Necklace. Bedecked in rhinestones, the choker offers a flashy neck detail primed to stand out when paired with a solid color or a scooping neckline. The necklace adjusts from 11-16 inches, leaving the jewelry’s fit the choice of the wearer.
Ladies seeking eye catching choker jewelry will also want to direct their attention to our Goldtone Metal Choker with Clear Stone Shapes, a thicker, collared choker embellished with clear stones, a style that may be worn at work for an office chic look, and then sported for an evening out. The Goldtone choker necklace is an accessory sure to add that extra something to any outfit.
Given the various designs of choker jewelry, choker necklaces may be worn to attract attention via rhinestones and the like, but may additionally be fastened around one’s neck for a more polished look. Our 18inch Star Design Omega Chain Choker Necklace comes in both silver and gold tone finishes. Only slighted decorated with star engravings, the chokers are understated and feminine, the perfect touch to a look that calls for accessories, but not their overpowering of the original outfit.
Our selection of choker necklaces answers to every occasion, a testament to the versatility of the choker as a piece of jewelry.