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A pearl necklace is the ultimate summer accessory for every cool girl. It is a perfect staple that can elevate and transition any outfit from day to night, whether you’re putting together a relaxed beach look or dressing up for a night out.


You can style a pearl necklace with anything in your closet, from super laidback denim and swearshirt fit to an all-eyes-on-you type of wedding guest outfit. It’s a classic piece that will complete every summer look, whether you’re having a euro summer or working on your tan at home.

 I’m sharing five modern and trendy ways to style your pearl necklace this summer.


Pearl Chokers and Baggy Jeans

If you’ve been binge-watching the new season of Bridgerton, you’d be forgiven for thinking a pearl necklace can only be worn for fancy occasions. That said, the coolest way to style a pearl necklace this summer is to dress it down. A pearl choker necklace is a perfect piece to upgrade a casual look and makes it feel more fashion-forward.


Give your pearl necklace a contemporary feel by channeling your inner Bella Hadid and styling it with a classy ribbed tank and baggy jeans. 


modern way to style gold pearl necklace
pearl choker styled with white tank top

Elevate a Bikini with Pearls


Whether you’re grabbing a cocktail at a poolside bar or lounging in the sun, stacking pearl necklaces together will give your bikini outfit a chic bohemian feel. You’ll be ready to go straight from the beach to dinner with your girlfriend with this pearl necklace stack. 'Pearl Obsessionand the 'Pearl Rhapsodychoker are a match made on a sandy beach, and we love these two styled together for the more is more kind of look.


model wears a bikini and two pearl necklaces beside a pool

Pearl Obsession Necklace + Pearl Rhapsody Choker

model wears a matching bikini with two pearl choker necklacesPearl Obsession Necklace + Pearl Rhapsody Choker


 A Comfy Matching Set

Matching sets look effortlessly chic, and they’re even better when they’re as comfortable as pajamas. This outfit is top of my packing list for my next vacation.


Accessories are the best way to make matching shorts and an oversized shirt look more put together. This pearl choker necklace channels your inner beach goddess. Throw your beach curls into a messy bun and add some gold hoops to finish the outfit.

pearl choker worn at the beach with a matching linen set

Pearl Rhapsody Choker

close up on pearl choker with oversized shirt

Pearl Rhapsody Choker


Long-Knit Dress with Maximalist Pearls

A long-knit dress is a staple in my summer capsule wardrobe. It’s the perfect outfit to throw on for days when you’re going with the breeze. A statement pearl choker elevates this understated outfit and is perfect for catching the sunset while sipping on cocktails.


The ‘Mint Sensationfreshwater pearl necklace takes a maximalist approach to the classic trend with contrasting shapes and mint-colored pearls.

a girl next to the white wall wearing off shoulder top and pearl necklace choker

Mint Sensation Choker

a girl wearing shoulder knit dress and pearl necklace at the balcony

Mint Sensation Choker

  Layered Pearl Necklaces

Jewellery is one of the first things I notice about anyone, especially in the summer. This necklace set is guaranteed to turn heads. If you have a wedding on your social calendar or a big trip planned, this is the pearl necklace set you should treat yourself to.


It’s the ultimate starter set if you’re building your everyday jewelry collection. This set of 5 gold and pearl necklaces is your ultimate cheat sheet for how to layer pearl a pearl necklace.

 close up neck of model wearing layers of gold and pearl necklaces

Sansara Necklace Set

five layers of pearl and gold necklaces on models neck

Sansara Necklace Set

No summer outfit is complete without a pearl necklace. Whether you’re jetting off on vacation or spending your free time at the beach, make a gold pearl necklace your signature accessory this summer.

Want to learn more about the latest jewelry trends and styling? Check out these posts:

Best statement earrings to wear this summer

5 must-have jewelry sets for any occasion

5 cool outfits with chunky gold earrings


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