The thing about statement jewelry is that it scares people. It is bold and gutsy. However, you can’t deny the fact that if worn right, it can be that extra touch you need to feel great about what you are wearing. The ensemble put together by this Fashionista is simple – high-waisted denim shorts from Urban Outfitters, a plain yellow shirt from Zara and casual sandals from Charming Charlies. What makes her stand out is her beaded collared necklace.
Name: Sara Spizale
Major: Psychology and Marketing
CollegeFashionista: Where did you get your necklace?
Sara Spizale: I got it from Forever 21.
CF: What is one thing in your wardrobe that you cannot imagine living without?
SS: I would have to go with my leather jacket. I practically wear is everywhere and with everything.
CF: What is your favorite store to shop for clothing? Why?
SS: Probably Urban Outfitters. They have such a great selection of pieces. I never walk out of there empty handed. I especially like their jewelry section because it is always unique.
CF: What celebrity do you look to for fashion inspiration?
SS: Well that’s easy – Mila Kunis.
I won’t blame you if you are one of those people who doesn’t know where to start with a collared necklace. So if you are stuck, I encourage you to take some tips from Teen Vogue
, who shows readers 10 ways to create style using that kind of statement jewelry. Number nine is my personal favorite, just in case you were wondering.