ROPE FIGARO OR CURB? CHOOSE CHAIN TYPES
Sterling and gold chain necklaces and Cartier panther ring replica come in a variety of designs and are more popular than ever. They are a fashion accessory staple for both men and women. The designs range from chunky, open links to more sophisticated profiles. But do you really know what sets one apart from another?
Can you tell the difference between a box and a rope chain? Don’t feel bad. Most people realize there is a difference in appearance but aren’t aware of their unique characteristics. Whether you are buying a necklace for yourself or as a gift, it’s helpful to be able to identify different chain styles.
Figaro Gold Chain
The Figaro chain has flattened links that vary in size. It usually has 2 or 3 shorter links alternating with a longer link. Figaro is a style that originated in Italy and is popular with both men and women.
Rope Gold Chain
Rope chains are chains where small links are manipulated to avoid calling attention to their appearance; instead, they are linked in a twisted pattern to resemble a genuine rope. Rope chains come in both delicate versions where they are a popular choice for replica van cleef arpels necklace and heavier versions where the chain itself is the main attraction.
Curb Gold Chain
Curb chains are a very popular choice, particularly with men as they are available with heavy, large links. The curb is a simple and classic design of flat, interlocking, identical links. Historically, the links were large as they were made with very little machinery and hence were very time-consuming. Nowadays, however, with the advent of modern machinery, smaller and more feminine curb chains are cartier nail bracelet fake available. Smaller curb chains work well with pendants and diamond cut or twisted curb chains tend to reflect the most light.
Well, these 3 styles chains are the most popular in the world. Which one do you prefer?