How To Wear A Cuban Link Chain?

Posted on April 29 2021

The way to style, and how to wear a cuban link chain, has evolved as an accessory over the years. What once was considered strictly streetwear jewelry, has elevated into a high fashion and couture wardrobe staple. Most recently, cuban link chains were heavily showcased in collections for top designers like Louis Vuitton (under Virgil Abloh’s direction,) and Dior (under Kim Jones’ vision.) This trend shows that more and more, cuban link chains are being treated as a high fashion unisex item, for both men and women to wear. In this article we’ll provide style tips for our cuban chains, to help create the perfect cuban link chain outfit for any occasion. We’ll even provide tips for styling a cuban link chain with suit.

4mm GLD Signature Miami Cuban

4mm GLD Signature Miami Cuban

 

How to Wear a Cuban Link Chain? Chose The Color And Material

Cuban link chains have become even more versatile since first gaining popularity in the 1970’s. What once was a signature yellow gold accessory has become an adaptable style accessory, offered in a variety of materials; yellow gold, white gold, rose gold, and tri-colored metals. When styling your cuban link chain outfit, you have the option to choose the color and material of the cuban link chain to match with your outfit.

 

How to Wear a Cuban Link Chain? - Consider the Width of Cuban Necklace

Another tip for how to wear a cuban link chain is to consider the width of the cuban necklace. The GLD Shop offers cuban link chains in a variety of widths. Our thinner and subtler styles include Micro Cubans, 4mm Cuban Link Chains, 5mm Cuban Link Chains, 6mm Cuban Link Chains, and 8.5mm Cubans. These thinner cuban link chain designs are sleek, and are the perfect accent accessories for daytime or nighttime outfits. For those who want a bolder look, and for the cuban link chain to stand out as a statement accessory, we recommend our thicker width designs. These include the classic 10mm Cubans, 12mm Cubans, and 19mm Cubans. Traditionally, these bolder cuban link chain designs are the perfect flex accessory if you’re looking to elevate your outfit.

5mm Miami Cuban Link Chain

5mm Miami Cuban Link Chain

 

How to Wear a Cuban Link Chain? Match Cuban Link Chain with elegant outfit

These bolder cuban link chains are also are great if you’re pairing a cuban link chain with suit. The contrast between a classic suit and a beautiful cuban link chain creates the perfect outfit combination for any dressy affair. Depending on the occasion, if you are looking to style a cuban link chain with suit, we recommend our Prong Link Choker design. This cuban link chain offers more dramatic and pronounced braided links, which make for the perfect statement piece accessory.

We love the adaptability of cuban link chains because they can be designed with or without diamond stones. The easiest way to quickly dress up your outfit is by adding a Diamond Cuban Link Chain. If your clothes are more casual, and not the focal point of your overall outfit, a Diamond Cuban Link Chain provides the quintessential finishing touch. If you’re styling a cuban link chain with suit for a dressy nighttime occasion, we recommend pairing your suit with a Diamond Cuban Link Chain for a sophisticated flair.

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