“The biggest trend we're seeing in jewelry right now are styles worn in new and interesting ways, so it's only natural that this edgy style is becoming increasingly popular. What's so unique about a body chain is that it's worn like a piece of clothing, which makes it an outfit in and of itself,” explains Ali Galgano, the founder and lead buyer of Charm & Chain.
One look at Rihanna’s beach body snapshot and you can see that the sexy accessory completely transforms a look—even one that’s composed of a barely-there bikini. But you don’t have to be soaking up the sun to break out the chains. Whether it’s with a structured shorts suit or peaking out from underneath a crop top, you can make this celeb-loved trend work.
Take a look at some of the hottest ways to incorporate this edgy fashion move here!
Spice up a solid string bikini or make a graphic print stand out even more with an edgy yet delicate body chain!
Get the Look: Gorjana Gold Body Chain, $90, charmandchain.com
You want to keep your outfit as basic as possible, as to not get your body chain tangled in layers of clothing,” says jewelry expert Ali Galgano.
Kate Hudson layered a light grey crop top over her sultry jewelry situation and finished off the look with a black midi skirt, minimal pumps, and classic aviators.
Zirconium Body Chain in Yellow Gold
Pick up a body chain with a little charm and wear a shorter crop top to let it shine.
Zirconium Body Chain in Yellow Gold, $234, artofhenri.com
Give the LBD a break and transform your work-wear to an outfit that'll be approved by the #GirlsNighOut crew. Rock your body chain with a structured blazer sans of a tank like Miley.
The Julianne Body Chain
This piece of body bling will highlight your tiny waist!
The Julianne Body Chain, $120, onesixfivejewelry.com