The Top 3 Classic Chains That Should Be in Your Hip Hop Jewellery Stash
Posted on January 02 2020
When you’re all about the hip-hop culture, it goes without saying that you follow the latest hip-hop fashion trends. But trends do come and go, from streetwear outfits to high fashion kicks and more importantly, hip-hop jewellery and accessories. Style trends change as fast as the seasons, so it’s definitely a must to have classic hip-hop jewellery and bling pieces that survive the changing of the fashion seasons. Chains are at the center of any jewellery ensemble, so it’s only practical to have the classic chains in your jewellery stash to mix and match with your trendy pieces. With the endless variety of hip-hop chains available in the market, we’ve narrowed down the list to the top 3 classic chains that should be in your box.
This classy piece is characterized by small diamonds – or similar gemstones – connected by a precious metal such as gold, silver or platinum. A mainstay in the hip-hop jewellery niche, the classic tennis chain is currently on the spotlight when it comes to 2019 jewelry trends, even outside of the hip-hop culture, and it’s not hard to guess why. Worn alone or layered with other chains of varying length, the tennis chain undoubtedly brings swag to your overall look.
Cuban gold chain
When you’re talking about the hip-hop streetwear and jewelry scene, the Cuban gold chain is at the top of the list. This essential chain has been around since the inception of the hip-hop scene, and is sported by all hip-hop artists everywhere they go, from casual hangouts to red carpet events. It’s characterized by a series of linked loops forming a chain, usually in solid gold or platinum, and designed in a variety of chain thickness and lengths. Available in necklace or bracelets, this must-have chain can be styled with your other chains for a layered look or worn alone to suit your style statement.
Another classic chain that should be in your jewellery collection is the versatile rope chain. Characterized by strands set in a twisting pattern and usually in precious gold and platinum, the rope chain would definitely add that needed swag to your ensembles. The rope chain can be worn alone, layered with other chains, or with a blinged out pendant to ante up your style game.
If you already have the tennis chain, Cuban gold chain and rope chain in your jewellery collection and looking to add more, have a look at our shop for other chains and new drops!