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The Next Big Thing in Jewelry Layering

Long reserved for ring piles and wrist stacks, jewelry layering has made its way north to necklace territory. The trick to getting the right pieces in place—in a manner that looks put-together rather than over-the-top—is simple: keep the foundation minimal (a partially unbuttoned poplin shirt or a little black sweater can go a long way) and let the jewelry take the spotlight. Below, three combinations to try.