Piece de Resistance

Let your jewelry do the talking this season with these stand out necklaces!
ESSENCE.COM Dec, 08, 2009

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“Vampire Diaries” star Katrina Graham makes sure to stand out on the red carpet in this gold spiked ring and jeweled necklace.

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This intertwining gunmetal silver wire was actually crafted to emulate a coral reef! Roberto Di Castro Coral Necklace, $650
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You’ll be sure to turn heads in this Barse Semiprecious Stone Necklace,$98, which features a mix of amazonite beads, grey shell and sterling silver.
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Get into this Suriat Choker Necklace by Fiona Paxton, $264! With its mix of large jewels and dangling silver chains, this necklace is sure to glam up any outfit.
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Dance the night away in this silver Disco Necklace, $145.
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This show-stopping Oscar de la Renta
Mixed-Metal Flower Bib Necklace,$1,190, is the ultimate in neck decadence! It features both silver and brass plating, glass crystals and a black tie ribbon.
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This Ranjana Khan Mesh Choker, $510, features crystal and feather accents and pairs perfectly with your favorite little black dress.
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Diamonte Bead Chain Necklace is definitely a looker with its over-the-top mix of gray gunmetal chains, crystals and oversized blue and black beads.
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This Rittani Bibb Necklace, $77, has an animalistic, jungly look due to its mixture of polished stones, wood-grain baubles and touch of turquoise.
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The Bryanna Necklace, $48, has the look of molten metal with its funky silver shapes and shallow imprints.
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This blinged out Juicy Couture Heart Padlock Wish Necklace is perfect to wear alone or layered.
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This plastic blue link chain necklace, $25, is a great way to add a punch of color to even the most casual of outfits.
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This Jacobia Bibb Necklace, $88, is an elaborate mix of mesh, Austrian crystals, jet-black beads and hand-sewn embellishments. High couture in an easy, elegant form.
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Definitely an unexpected mix, this Rope Link necklace, $165, is a chunky conglomeration of a rope texture and silver links.
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The ultimate in polished, this Kenneth Jay Lane
Faceted Crystal Bib Necklace in Gold, $815, features freeform chunks of Swarovski crystal.
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This Bauble Waterfall Necklace, $18.50, is a great mixture of blue and turquoise and goes great with your favorite pair of boyfriend jeans!
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Knot up your look with this super cute twisted gem-embellished necklace by Lee Angel, $320.
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This art deco necklace, $12.90, features hues of gray, black and dark purple—a great way to dress up any t-shirt!
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Add this to mutli-colored Gem Chain necklace by Kenneth Jay Lane, $605, to any plain white t-shirt or tank top for a burst of color!
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This Blu Bijoux Stone Facet Bib Necklace, $125, has over 100 Austrian crystals and features a gold plate setting with stone colored crystals.
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