Did you know ? In the 1920s pearls and diamonds were in fashion and pearl strands became available . In the 30's bright colours were sought after and the Hollywood glamour reached a new peak . 1940s was all about elegance and glamour , with elegant flowing ribbons and bows. 50's was the ultra-feminine glamour and engraved finishes with braided rope features became available .1960s was all about practicality , layered necklaces were often made from beads and floral motifs .Women in the 70s loved flamboyant jewellery , coloured quartz , coral and international styles inspired by cultural influences became popular .Everything in the 80s was big , so chunky and oversized necklace were popular . In the 90s due to the punk rock style , choker necklace reached a peak.