"Embrace the power of one this season." Based on the article "Going Solo" featured in Vogue's October Issue, watch Georgie May Jagger on set as she tries out the season's new single-strand necklaces.
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The person of interest in this article, Claire Distenfeld, the owner of the Upper East Side boutique, Fivestory, is particularly fond of this style. Distenfeld has just these sort of pieces of her own, pairing them with a typically nonchalant uniform and simple suede platforms. The boutique owner is instinctively drawn the chic blend of diamonds and multicolored sapphires; keeping the jewels camouflaged in an understated way, while still maintaining the 'wow' factor. "It's really all about finding the subtlety in something 'wow.' -Distenfeld.
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There is a surprising allure and delicate impact of a single-strand necklace that peeks out under a color of a tailored shirt or cashmere pullover. This style has been featured all over fall runways; from Rochas, to Dries Van Noten. "This idea of fusing genders and finding the right balance between feminine and masculine seems right somehow"-Dries Van Noten. It adds a sense of gentle exuberance to otherwise classic styles. These single-strand necklaces are crystal, but remain very simple and traditional looking.
Georgia May Jagger