Necklace sizing guide

In consideration of making your purchase as satisfying as possible, it is important to know the characteristics of the different sizes. Nahyana offers you this size guide, in order to adapt the length of your necklace according to your morphology and the style you are looking for.

The different lengths of necklaces

The collar necklace

From 14 inches (30 to 33cm)

Collar Necklace

As its name suggests, the choker is worn at the base of the neck. It can be embellished with a small, discreet pendant, and is usually worn with a round or boat neck.
It can also highlight your bust with a strapless dress.


The choker necklace

From 16 inches (35 to 41cm)

Chocker necklace
Often likened to the choker necklace, the choker is slightly longer and can be embellished with a more imposing pendant.
It can be worn with any kind of collar and dresses the neck with elegance.


The princess necklace

From 18 inches (43 to 46cm)

princess necklace
The princess necklace is the most generic and common size in jewelry. This model arrives just below the collarbone and is a pleasant piece of jewelry to wear every day. It can be adorned with a pendant and goes well with most outfits.


The "matinee" necklace

From 20 inches (51 to 61cm)

matinee necklace
The matinee necklace is usually worn at chest height. It is an ideal necklace for going to work since it brings a touch of sophistication to your outfit.
It fits perfectly with a pantsuit or a dress.


The opera necklace or sautoir

From 27 inches to 36 inches (71 to 92cm)

opera necklace
This type of necklace was put forward by Coco Chanel, who loved it and wore it wonderfully!
It can dress up a chic and festive outfit as well as a more formal one.


The long necklace or rope necklace

From 36 inches and more (1 meter and more)

long necklace
The long necklace is an essential symbol of the 1920s. It can be worn in its full length or in several turns for a "waterfall" effect.
It fits perfectly to round faces and pulpy morphologies.