Fashion

6 contemporary jewellery terms to add to your fashion vocabulary

Do you know your bar necklace from your lariat?

Have you ever been to a jewellery shop and struggled to describe exactly what you found on the pages of ELLE or discovered on the 'gram? With new styles taking over, it has become difficult to describe these popular contemporary jewellery designs. Whether it's a delicate ring with chains connected to a midi or that adjustable long necklace you love wearing, each piece has a unique name. Hardee Shah, Chief Marketing Officer at BlueStone.com selects the top accessory styles that are trending right now, and helps us in breaking down their nomenclature.

From necklaces to rings, these leading accessory styles are versatile, making them a must-have in your wardrobe. 

6 modern jewellery styles and their terminology: