Layering & Stacking Jewellery

on Sep 30, 2022

Joe Jackson

Joe Jackson

Director | Family run jewellers specialising in bespoke & antique jewellery
Joe Jackson

Joe Jackson started his career in Jewellery in 2008, where he began working in his father’s shop in Marlow. After learning the ropes and gaining an in-depth knowledge of jewellery, he took over the business with his brother George. Now running our Maidenhead boutique he continues in his father’s footsteps.

Joe specialises in buying in beautiful antique and pre-loved pieces that are proudly displayed in all our boutiques. He’s also motivated to blend the traditional skills and craftsmanship with the demand for digital and online content by creating our website and sharing the day-to-day running of the business and workshops on social media.

Jewellery Stacking

What is jewellery stacking?

Jewellery stacking is a fashion trend where one layers items of jewellery together to create a new and emphasised look. The term jewellery stacking is usually associated with rings; however it is also known as layering which is more commonly used when referring to necklaces, chains and pendant stacking.

When is a good time to stack your jewellery?

There is no right or wrong time to stack or layer your jewellery, it is down to what you feel looks great. Of course, a smart party or dinner do may call for a more accentuated look and therefor promote jewellery stacking as part of your outfit. You can just as easily and appropriately, layer your necklaces and stack your rings for a trip to the supermarket or just to feel nice around the home. Jewellery stacking is just like any fashion choice, when, where and what you decide to put on is entirely up to you.

4 jewellery stacking and layering ideas

We have gathered a few stacking examples to inspire your jewellery layering creativity. Take a look at some of the great examples below.

1. Layering pearl necklaces

Pearls are one popular jewellery item when it comes to layering. What better way to compliment a statement pearl necklace piece with smaller, subtle pearl necklaces layered around it?

There are a number of great ways to layer necklaces and chains. Take a look at our range of necklaces and pendants online and spark your own layering imagination.

Pearl layering

 2. Stacking your eternity rings

If you already have quite a few everyday rings on you then utilising eternity rings to stack are a subtle but easy way to start. Eternity rings are usually quite small, and dainty so fit around other rings with ease. You can even get a bespoke option made to fit around an existing ring you own.

Eternity ring stacking

3. Layering earrings

This is a more popular and known method of jewellery stacking or layering. Multiple earrings area great way to accentuate an outfit, whether it be subtle studs, large hoops, or a combination of the two.

See our range of earrings online to see what might work for your jewellery layering ideas.

Earring stacking

4. Stacking bracelets and bangles

Another popular method of jewellery stacking is with bracelets and bangles. There a many different sizes, styles, colours, and shapes to combine that can compliment your ensemble perfectly. Whether you are adding bracelets to bangles or stacking two or more of the same, combining wrist jewellery is a great way to join the trend. 

Bracelet stacking

The sky is the limit when it comes to your own creative ways of stacking or layering your jewellery. Be sure to follow our Instagram for more jewellery ideas and don’t miss our full jewellery collection online now.