An Oversized Gold Chain Will Elevate Any Spring Outfit

The '80s trend is back and bolder than ever.

(Image credit: Tyler Joe)

When Jonathan Anderson sent a giant chain link necklace down the runway—bold and animated, styled under a blouson-sleeved trench—it became one of the biggest trends of fall 2019. Fast forward to 2020, and a heavy, '80s-inspired gold necklace remains a staple in every fashionista's wardrobe. Easy to wear for day or night, for casual activities or black-tie events, this bold trend is not just super wearable, but also accessible. Below, our picks of the best gold chains for spring 2020, curated by yours truly. Happy shopping.


A version of this story appears in the March 2020 issue of Marie Claire.

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Katie Attardo

Katie Attardo is the Accessories Editor at Marie Claire, covering all things fashion and jewelry-related.