2021's Men's Necklace and Pendant Trends

2020 finally came to an end (thank goodness!), and already, lots of new jewellery trends have emerged. One of the effects of the pandemic in 2020 was that people spent months at home. We were unable to dress up with our favourite fashion items and go to the fun places that we would have loved to visit. 

There’s no denying that women love to make a statement with necklaces and alluring pendants. But in the century we live in, men have refused to be left behind in this trend. Times have changed. And today, many guys wear jewellery and accessories as a norm and comfortably.

So do you want to know the most stylish necklaces and pendants for men? The ones that are in vogue in 2021? Maybe you’re looking to buy one for yourself or for the man in your life. Whatever the case is, we’ve got you covered. 

Come along, and let's get started. 

Necklace Trends for Men in 2021

A man wearing a necklace isn’t a new concept by any means. A necklace is a great way to add some individuality to any look. We've seen that men can effortlessly adorn statement-worthy necklaces and pendants. 

Depending on the look you want — if you want to look like a gentleman or you're going for street credibility — you can wear a neck chain by itself or add a pendant to it. Here are some of the trending necklaces for men in 2021:

#1: Rope Chain Necklaces 

Rope chain necklaces are ageless. They remain one of the most popular chain necklace types, year after year. With small links that form a twisted, spiral-like pattern, a wide range of men wears rope chains. From businessmen to rappers, any man can rock this elegant design. It looks amazing by itself, but it also goes well with any pendant.

#2: Box Chain Necklaces 

A Box chain is a very strong chain made of small square links. Box chains are elegant and durable. If you want to have that timeless classical and sophisticated look, then you have to go for a box chain. It can also support heavy pendants. 

A black box chain will give you an instant trendy vibe. You can wear it with or without a pendant. 

#3: Designer Chain Necklaces 

Designer chains are for men who want something more than just the ordinary. In a world and at a time when everyone wants to make a fashion statement, designer chains are what you need. Classic, simple, and timeless, a designer chain isn't your traditional neckwear. Its links are connected in a special way. 

Designer chains come in unique and novel styles. And so you may not easily find similar designer chains. If your aim is to have a style that stands out, then a designer chain is the best thing to go for.

#4: Leather Chain Necklaces 

A leather necklace consists of a leather cord and is usually secured with a metal clasp. The surface of the cord can be either smooth or braided. 

A leather chain necklace is a good alternative for a regular metal chain. Lightweight and with a soft feel, you will be very comfortable wearing a leather necklace. You may choose to wear a pendant on your leather chain, or you may wear it solo. You'll still look amazing either way.

#5: Dog Tag Necklaces

These are basic military necklaces with an oval or curvy-edged tab that has your name on it. This necklace was originally used to identify soldiers killed or wounded in action. However, with the rise of fashion today, dog tag necklaces are used to make style statements that reflect the owner's personality. They are unique and fashionable.

If you are wearing a dog tag necklace, you may prefer to add a decorative element to it in an artistic way. Or you may choose to give it a touch of elegance by using a brilliant diamond-studded chain. The point is to customize it according to your tastes. This chain is a perfect choice for a gift item. 

#6: Thick Chain Necklaces 

Want to make a bold entrance that will turn the eyes of many? Then a thick chain necklace is your best bet. Also, wearing a thicker chain gives you a more masculine look.

It is an independent piece of jewellery, and so it is best worn without a pendant. That’s unless you want to rock the necklace like a hip-hop artist. 

You can check out our stylish collection of chains here.

Pendant Trends for Men in 2021

Pendants are hanging pieces of jewellery attached to a chain or necklace. They are available in various sizes, shapes, and metals. You can wear them for any occasion. From a sit-out with the guys to a family reunion, and even a corporate dinner. They add just the right amount of edge to any outfit. Below are some of the pendant trends for men in 2021. 

#1: Casual Pendants

Casual pendants are versatile and fashionable. Though they are called casual, they are often classic. They add a shine to your everyday look. They’ll not only suit your personal style. They also merge perfectly with your everyday outfits. 

#2: Gemstone Pendants

These Gemstone pendants will help you pull off a glamorous look. They come in a wide range of designs.  Some are subtle, others bold. But they all exude an aura of captivating charm. 

It doesn't matter the occasion; these dazzling stones will get attention because of their vivid appearance and style statement. Precious stones like amethyst, ruby, tanzanite, citrine, emerald, and sapphire are used to make gemstones pendants. They give spark to the pendant and make them more vibrant. 

#3: Heart Pendants

Heart pendants are a great choice of jewellery —especially if you're in love. Some people gift them to their partners while professing their love for the first time. Others buy them on their anniversary to celebrate their time together. 

Hearts are the traditional symbol of love and romance, so giving a heart-shaped pendant to your beloved is a romantic statement of love. You can also choose to wear a double heart pendant that has two hearts together. 

#4: Cross Pendants

Cross pendants are a display of religious faith and devotion. They come in varied styles and sizes, from simple cross designs to elaborate crucifixes. 

You can add a bit of sophistication to your style by getting a cross pendant that is embellished with diamonds, gemstones, or crystals. That will make you stand out. There is a type of cross pendant for everyone. It could be precious sterling silver or bright and pure gold, or durable stainless steel. 

Many men also wear cross pendants as a statement of loyalty and strength. Whether you go for elegant and simple or flashy and attentive, you can never go wrong wearing one of these. Cross pendants are one of the few pendant styles that are timeless and evergreen!

#5: Statement Pendants

Statement pendants are so named because of what they do — they make a statement! They are usually uniquely distinctive, stylish, and fashionable. Young men all over the world are big fans of statement pendants. 

If you are going for the signature look, then a statement pendant is a perfect item for you. You can mesh it with your casual wears. Or you can choose to blend them with your corporate outfits. You're good to go either way. You'll get the look of the ladies and the envy of other guys.

At Twisted Pendant, you can shop for some awesome pendants.

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Browse through our website and see our exclusive collection of necklaces and pendants and see everything that we have in store for you!

Our chain necklaces and pendants come from high-quality, anti-allergic, and durable materials. And they are affordable too. If you choose one of our jewellery pieces, you can be assured that your item will last for years to come.

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