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I'm stuck in a bit of a post-baby clothes rut which means I predominantly live in skinny jeggings, ankle boots and a long vest top with something like a Boden Breton over the top. I feel a bit mumsy but as I'm losing weight post-baby well, post all 3 babies, the eldest of whom is 5 - ... I don't want to buy any new clothes yet. So I thought a statement necklace might be the way forward. I did have a fab one from Primark which cost me £3 and was like a thick hollow chain with rings of pearls, diamante and plain metal round. Obv all made of cheapo metal and plastic and it only lasted one wear but because it was silvery coloured metal and 'pearl' it was nice and neutral, went with lots of things and made even the most dull everyday outfit look a bit more hip. Can't find anything else like it (should have bought loads of them!) and am considering these options. Part of me feels that I should get a statement necklace which makes A Statement and is therefore a lovely bright yellow, bright pink or bright green but then it obv wouldn't go with as much so thinking neutral might be better although more boring I admit. Any views on these please? Pls bear in mind that the baby will undoubtedly try and chew whatever I buy...
I've bought several from H&M. Cheap and cheerful as I don't wear often. Check their accessories page. I have also got a couple from School Gate Style (blog) shop which has a gorgeous pink and blue stone one schoolgatestyle.tictail.com/
I got a lovely neutral coloured one in oasis (called the Lucy necklace; on phone so can't link) last week. I also saw some nice chunky ones in Zara but they were all brightly coloured; like you I wanted a neutral one to go with everything!
Point taken about the knitted one people! The more I look at all the lovely suggestions, the more I prefer the brightly coloured ones. I'm liking the Etsy ones from Hong Kong as at those prices am tempted by a yellow one (I have a real thing for accessorising with yellow, looks great with lots of colours) and either a green or a blue. Thanks!
I would also suggest Zara, Mango and J Crew. Make sure you don't buy a Chinese knock off of these - they are floating about on eBay and they don't look as good in real life (they are garish v's vibrant)