Get the Celeb Look: Kristen Bell, Olivia Palermo, and Katherine Heigl in Statement-Making Necklaces


Sometimes all an outfit needs to take it from meh to marvelous is one fabulous necklace. Chunky jewelry is a huge trend this summer, and there are awesome options for any budget. Don’t have a stylist? Let Kristen Bell, Olivia Palermo, and Katherine Heigl show you how to wear statement-making necklaces.

Kristen Bell: Bib Necklaces


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At the Topshop flagship store opening in Las Vegas earlier this year, actress Kristen Bell wore a head-to-toe look by the label. Her striped sequin top and fringe skirt were eye-catching on their own, but her gold fringed bib necklace was the icing on the cake. Look for tribal-inspired designs in heavy metals with chain and enamel details.

1. Bandolini Idra Sandal – $69.952. Red Herring Gold Tribal Stripe Necklace – $20 3. Topshop Premium Sequin Line Tee – $1004. Nollie Fringe Mini Skirt – $22.50 5. Fiona Paxton Tribal Goddess Breeze Metal Chain and Leather Necklace – $360


Katherine Heigl: Chunky Stones


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Katherine Heigl looked perfectly pulled-together while meeting a friend for lunch in West Hollywood. She color-blocked in an aqua dolman-sleeve top and cobalt jeans, contrasting the blues with tan leather accessories. Her chunky lapis Stella & Dot necklace tied the palette together, adding a subtle Southwestern feel which tied in with the studs on her leather bag.

1. J. Crew Ankle Stretch Toothpick Jeans – $1252. Time/X9 Dolman-Sleeve Top – $253. Kenneth Jay Lane Gold and Blue Enameled Stone Bib Necklace – $1654. Minu Jewels Lapis Brass Triangular Necklace – $1635. Serigo Rossi Ombre Pump – $299.95


Olivia Palermo: Layered Necklaces


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At the NYC premiere of Safe, Olivia Palermo took a risk by layering two necklaces over an already bold tropical-print Zara dress. The way the turquoise and gold necklaces pick up subtle colors in her dress makes it work. Palermo’s necklaces were vintage and Carerra y Carrera, but you can try layering two necklaces you already have at home. Choose one chunkier necklace and offset it with a more delicate style, making sure that their lengths are slightly staggered.

1. Magda Metallic Lace-Up Shoes – $60 2. Mojave Moon Green Turquoise Nugget Necklace – $2163. Mango Tail Hem Tropical Dress – $59.99 4. Accessories Boutique The Tiger Necklace – $11.955. Jigsaw Derby Clutch – $170