5 Ways to Style your Platinum Jewellery in 2023
One of the biggest fashion trends to have emerged lately is the popularity of platinum jewellery – for both men and women. Platinum jewellery designs have started to take the world by storm, with celebrities ranging from cricketers to film stars (and everyone in between) getting on board.
Even the late Queen Elizabeth II was constantly spotted donning her favourite platinum jewellery items. From her diamond-studded engagement ring to her famous collection of trademark brooches, the Queen rarely left the palace without sporting one of her treasured items of platinum jewellery.
Platinum is also THE metal of choice for almost all celebrity events the world over. The who’s who of the fashion and glamour industry constantly opts to style their ensembles with this naturally white, illustrious metal.
An array of celebrities – ranging from Elizabeth Taylor to Billie Eilish – have chosen to adorn themselves in platinum for their red-carpet appearances.
This glowing celebrity endorsement has seen platinum’s popularity continue to soar, helping thrust it into mainstream popular culture. Suddenly, everyone is wearing subtle, smart, platinum wristwear. Add to this pendants and rings to give their wardrobe a refined, sophisticated look that reflects their individuality and new codes of success.
Along with the sudden popularity of platinum jewellery come particular trends and styles, which can change from year to year and season to season. These days, it’s not just enough to be seen wearing platinum; what’s important is that you’re seen wearing platinum well!
An extremely diverse metal, platinum jewellery comes in all shapes and sizes. Its looks range from the more basic and understated styles, right through to the bolder and more intricate designs.
It can be difficult to stay abreast of these trends, so we’re jumping on board to offer you some guidance. So how do you style your platinum jewellery? Here we’ve put together five creative ways for you to style your platinum jewellery in 2023.
Styling a platinum pendant
Pendants are versatile pieces of jewellery that can be worn with a casual shirt during the day or a dressy blouse in the evening. A simple, elegant, platinum pendant adds a touch of luxury and refinement to any outfit, and acts as the “icing on the cake” to any platinum jewellery set.
If you’re chasing a slightly more dramatic look, you can opt for a pendant with an interesting design or a unique setting.
To style your platinum pendant:
Start with a plain platinum chain before then adding your pendant of choice. Create the perfect set by layering different lengths of chains to create an interesting and unique look. Wear your pendant with a button-down shirt for a daytime look or a plunging neckline for evening wear.
Styling a platinum ring
Platinum rings are a great way to add a touch of luxury to any outfit – day or night. A simple platinum band can be worn alone or can instead be stacked with other rings for a more dramatic look.
If you're looking for something more statement-making, choose a ring with an interesting design or unique setting.
To style your platinum ring:
- Start with a simple platinum band before building up your look with other rings.
- Wear your ring on its own or stacked with other rings.
- Layer different types of rings (plain bands, diamond rings, etc.) for a more interesting look.
- Wear your ring on different fingers for different looks.
- Wear your ring with a casual outfit during the day or a dressier outfit for the evening (platinum bands go with every look, dressed up or down).
Styling a platinum bracelet
Next in our list of platinum jewellery: bracelets. A platinum bracelet is a perfect way to add a touch of luxury to your everyday look. A simple platinum chain can be worn alone or layered with other bracelets for that slightly more dramatic and dressed-up look.
If you're looking for something more statement-making, you can always choose a bracelet with an interesting design or a unique setting.
To style your platinum bracelet:
- Wear it alone or layered with other bracelets.
- Pair it with a watch for a classic and sophisticated look.
- Wear it with a dress or top that has special detailing for a more formal look.
- Layer it with other necklaces and pendants for a more bohemian look.
Styling platinum earrings
Platinum jewellery earrings are the perfect accessory for any outfit and can single-handedly manage to dress up any look. Whether you’re wearing a casual t-shirt and jeans or a formal dress, platinum earrings add that extra touch of luxury and style. But how do you know what style of platinum earring is right for you?
Here are a few tips to help you choose the perfect pair of earrings for any occasion:
For a casual look, try stud earrings or small hoop earrings.Studs are versatile, and can be worn with anything from a t-shirt to a cocktail dress. Small hoops are also great for a casual look, and can be dressed up or down depending on the occasion.
For a more formal look, go for larger hoop earrings or chandelier earrings.Hoop earrings come in a variety of sizes, so you can choose a pair that’s just right for your outfit. Chandelier earrings are a bit more dramatic, which makes them perfect for an evening out or a special event.
As they sit on the frame of your face, earrings play an integral part in your image. Due to their positioning, they are, more often than not, the items of jewellery that people will notice and focus on the most (as they are in our frame of sight during face-to-face conversation).
No matter what style of platinum earrings you choose, be sure that it compliments your outfit and ties in with your style.
Styling platinum charms
Platinum charms are the perfect way to personalise your jewellery collection. Whether you choose a charm that represents your hobbies or interests or opt for a more sentimental choice such as a family initial or birthstone.
Platinum charms are a great way to show off your unique personality. Platinum charms can be worn on a necklace, bracelet, or even as earrings.
Here are a few tips on how to style your platinum charms:
If you’re wearing a charm necklace, choose a simple chain or cord so the charms can take centre stage. For a charm bracelet, opt for a dainty chain or bangle so that the charms don’t get lost. If you’re wearing charms as earrings, go for a stud style so the charms don’t swing around (you can also choose to wear just one charm on each earring for a more understated look).
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No matter how you wear your platinum jewellery, always make sure that it complements your outfit. Furthermore, it’s also vital that your ensemble of platinum jewellery accurately reflects your personal style and taste.
One of the best things about platinum jewellery is that it not only manages to look great alongside other items of platinum jewellery but can also look stunning alongside jewellery comprised of 24-karat gold. The juxtaposition of the shimmering platinum against the glowing gold creates a “best-of-both-worlds” contrast that is bound to catch the eye of those around you.
You could choose to attach your favourite pure platinum pendant to a shiny 24-karat gold bracelet or necklace. Alternatively, layer one pure platinum necklace over a second 24-karat gold necklace – the possibilities are endless!
Provided it doesn’t involve you clashing with your outfit, doubling up pure platinum with 24-karat gold is another fashionable way to incorporate your platinum jewellery into your ensemble.
So there you have it – 2023’s platinum jewellery trends covered. Now that you know how it’s worn, why not invest in Pure Platinum jewellery and try some of these styles yourself?
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As versatile as they come, platinum’s ability to enhance any ensemble makes it stand out in the jewellery world like few other precious metals. Be it a necklace, set of earrings, pendant, bracelet, charm, or cuff, our bespoke, modern, and chic range of jewellery is bound to contain what you need to add the final impressive touches to your wardrobe. From more basic, classic designs, to slightly more outspoken and detailed items – our wide and comprehensive range of platinum jewellery caters to absolutely all tastes and interests.
The best part: the purity of your pure platinum jewellery means that you can track the price of your jewellery according to the daily live platinum price – any time you choose to. More than just a fashion accessory, your pure platinum jewellery will double as a unique and stunning tangible investment item that you can put on show for the world to see.