Necklace and Chain Size Guide

Non-custom necklaces or chains come in industry standard lengths; five different lengths for women, and four for men. The table and model below describe and illustrate these standard sizes.












*Note: Its a good idea to select the next size up for larger neck sizes.

Standard Necklace Sizes for Women*

  • 16"- Choker Length

  • 17-18"- at collarbone

  • 20"- A few inches below collarbone

  • 22"- At or above neckline

  • 24"- Below the neckline

Standard Necklace Sizes for Men*

  • 18"- Base of the neck (*for smaller neck sizes)

  • 20"- to collarbone(*most common length for average men)

  • 22"- A few inches below the collarbone

  • 24"- Just above the sternum