Chain jewelry is a classic; whether curb, link, snake, belcher, or rope in style, they’re all timeless, loved varieties that can be worn chunky and solo or fine and layered. They’re also a symbol of eternal love and connection, so what better gift to give than a chain beauty?
Chain Necklace and Horseshoe Medallion by Rosa de la Cruz
An artistic brand at heart, Rosa de la Cruz offers a range of jewelry from chunky to delicate chains to wear solo, stack, or even better, ramp up the style and add a delectable charm (or several). Cue this 18k yellow-gold classic chunky chain, available in 42cm, 58cm and 100cm, and add a medallion of choice, such as this lucky diamond horseshoe that dons 14 brown diamonds. These pieces are sold separately.
Forget Me Not Diamond Chain Drop Earrings by Dinny Hall
These elegant chain drop earrings are brought to you by London-based jeweler Dinny Hall. Delicate in style, these earrings are crafted from 9k recycled yellow gold and studded with eight brilliant cut FG/VVS created diamonds totaling 0.12ct, with a fine chain drop.
Large Oval Multi Pavé Link Chain Bracelet by Irene Neuwirth
Celebrity favorite jeweler Irene Neuwirth is known for her playful and vibrant pieces, but this Los Angeles brand also offers a luxe take on chain jewelry. This classic 18k gold bracelet interlinked with pavé diamonds is part of her Chain Collection. Wear it to your festive party.
Sautoir Double Convertible Ruby Necklace by Sherman Field
Established in 1967 by Samuel and Renee Sherman, Danielle Sherman is now at the helm of this family-owned jewelry house, and she draws inspiration from bygone times (see the antique-inspired hue of yellow gold). The result? A range of romantic 18k gold pieces that are responsibly made. This Sautoir Double Convertible Necklace (a style first loved in the 1920s and ‘30s) is part of the Tassel Collection and has been designed to be worn in various ways. The soft gold has been teamed with two ruby clusters for a part Art Deco, part Boheme look.
Ball ‘n’ Chain Necklace by Jessica McCormack & Haas Brothers
Jessica McCormack has joined forces with the Haas Brothers to produce this handcrafted Ball ‘n’ Chain Necklace. At 16 inches, it sits high on the neck, and here, 18k yellow gold is combined with blackened platinum links and a 0.25 ct round brilliant cut diamond.
Gold and Diamond Paperclip Link Earrings
Paperclip jewelry is always a sure-fire hit, and these unmarked earrings available now at Sotheby’s are a chunky take on the style. Made up of three 14k yellow gold chunky paperclip links, the bottom features pavé-set diamonds (weighing approximately 0.50ct).
Poppy Curb Chain Bracelet by Jade Trau
A bracelet you won’t want to take off, this curb chain dons three pear and marquise diamonds on soft-hued yellow gold for a vintage appeal. Layer up with the ID Bracelet, and if you want to mix metals, add the Harlow Two-Tone Diamond Line Bracelet.
Fringed Gold-Tone Crystal Earrings by Rosantica
Milan-based designer Michela Panero founded her precious accessories label Rosantica in 2009, and there’s a focus on rich materials and intricate embellishments. Offering lines of ornate bags and jewelry, pieces are inspired by creatives such as Salvador Dalí and Frida Kahlo. These gold-tone earrings feature tiny crystals and chain strands, perfect for the party season.
Giant Gold Curb Chain Necklace by Tilly Sveaas
Tilly Sveaas has built up a loyal following in London and further afield, known for her chain jewelry for men and women. This gold-plated curb chain necklace is ultra-chunky at 2cm wide, 41-43cm long, and comes in at 350 grams. A timeless beauty, the style is also available in bracelet form.
The Diamond Diadem Ring by Scosha
Handcrafted in Brooklyn, this Diadem ring from Scosha makes for a subtle statement. It features nine interlocking bezels set with bright white diamonds in a unique chain link design. The style is also available in an emerald stone version.
The Rocky Road Bracelet by Alighieri
Founder and Creative Director Rosh Mahtani has made a name for herself by offering literature and art-inspired jewelry, hence Dante Alighieri. This piece, aptly named The Rocky Road Bracelet, is crafted from 24k gold-plated, 100% recycled bronze. As for the process, it is first hand-carved in wax and cast through the ancient method of lost-wax-casting, locally in the U.K.