We've all been through our teen years, and we know it can be one big emotional rollercoaster. Yet, despite our emotions being all over the place, some of our best memories are created during adolescence. So, if you have a teenage girl as a relative and need to find her a gift she'd actually like, you also know it isn't a simple task.
On the surface, a teenager's life appears very similar to how we as adults live. However, this couldn't be farther away from the truth. Teens experience everything more strongly. Their opinions and thoughts can make a 180 in seconds - and another again seconds later. In addition, a teen girl might change her style every few months, making it so much more challenging to pick something she would like.
If there is one thing a teen girl loves, it's jewelry. As it happens, jewelry is also one of the best and most appreciated gifts available, so why not choose jewelry like a necklace for a teenage girl? Necklaces, in particular, are a timeless gift that, unlike clothing or many other accessories, don't require you to know her size - making it a seemingly perfect choice.
Choosing the perfect necklace for a teenage girl is no easy task. Fortunately, we've done all the work needed to find the ideal necklace designs for a teen girl. With these 19 beautiful necklace designs, you are guaranteed to impress and surprise her by not being the outdated fossil she thinks you are.
Without further ado, let's get to it!
1. Rope chain necklace
DETAILS: STERLING SILVER • DIAMOND-CUT CHAIN • WATERPROOF
A rope chain is one of the most popular chain necklace designs available. Its minimalistic design is something a teenage girl will undoubtedly appreciate. In addition, the timeless aesthetic of the rope chain ensures the necklace stays relevant as she grows into her adulthood. Choosing a pure sterling silver rope chain is the perfect combination of modern minimalism and timeless design. Sterling silver rope chain necklace, starting from €44.95 EUR. The rope chain necklace is also available in gold vermeil.
2. Roman bar of wisdom necklace
DETAILS: STAINLESS STEEL • WHITE ZIRCONIA • WATERPROOF
Roman numerals are an ongoing trend among youth all over the world. This elegant rose gold necklace features a rectangle bar pendant with Roman numerals III, VI, IX, and XII (3, 6, 9, and 12), the four first multiples of the number three. According to Pythagoras, a well-known ancient Greek philosopher & mathematician, the number three is the most significant of all. The number three was considered the perfect number, representing harmony, balance, understanding, and wisdom. Rose gold bar of wisdom necklace, €42.95 EUR. The design also comes in gold and silver.
3. Miraculous Medal necklace
DETAILS: GOLD VERMEIL • ORIGINAL DESIGN • WATERPROOF
The Miraculous Medal is one of the most famous religious amulets produced in history. The design originates from 19th century France, first composed by Adrien Vachette, a skilled french goldsmith and an official Jeweller of King Louis XVIII's court. This necklace depicts the original Miraculous Medal design with Virgin Mary, the words Ô Marie, conçue sans péché, priez pour nous qui avons recours à vous, and a Marian Cross on the other side. Gold Miraculous Medal necklace, €64.95 EUR. The Miraculous Medal also comes in sterling silver.
4. Sea turtle necklace
DETAILS: STERLING SILVER • BLUE VITREOUS ENAMEL • WATERPROOF
Turtles are associated with the bright turquoise waters and sunny beaches of the tropics. Furthermore, many cultures worldwide consider turtles and tortoises as the embodiment of wisdom, tranquility, peace, and protection. The symbolism and cute aesthetic make this necklace perfect for a teenage girl. This sterling silver necklace displays a pretty sea turtle pendant with a light ocean blue color shell. Sterling silver sea turtle necklace, €63.95 EUR.
5. Zodiac sign necklace
DETAILS: STAINLESS STEEL • ORIGINAL ZODIAC SYMBOL • WATERPROOF
An increasing amount of young girls are into horoscopes and astrology. In fact, the interest in zodiacs has blown up during the past few years. So, if you know her birthday, a zodiac sign necklace can be an excellent personal gift idea, especially for a teenage girl. This gorgeous necklace features the zodiac's ancient astrological symbol that matches its original constellation found in the night sky. A zodiac necklace for Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn, Aquarius, and Pisces, €37.95 EUR. For more styles related to zodiac signs and astrology, discover our complete selection of zodiac necklaces.
6. Initial letter necklace
DETAILS: STERLING SILVER • WHITE CRYSTALS • WATERPROOF
Initial letter necklaces are some of the most wanted styles out of all chains. Because of their personal look and feel, they also make a great gift idea for a teen girl. This dainty chain necklace is made from pure sterling silver. It displays a small integrated initial letter and three complimentary crystals sprinkled across the chain. Choose this one if you want to give her something timeless and personal without going overboard with the complex designs. Sterling silver initial letter chain necklace, €41.95 EUR. This necklace is also available in gold vermeil. If you like the idea, you can find more similar designs from our initial necklace collection.
7. Dog tag necklace
DETAILS: GOLD VERMEIL • WHITE CRYSTAL BAIL • WATERPROOF
Another interesting choice for a teen girl is a women's dog tag necklace. This one comes with a gorgeous white crystal bail and a gold vermeil material throughout the chain and pendant. The timeless and feminine design looks great with any outfit, and the shiny gold surface of the pendant brings out her natural beauty. Although this necklace doesn't come with a personalized engraving, you can get it engraved by a jeweler before giving it to her. You can also combine this necklace with a gift card to her local jeweler so that she can decide on the engraving herself. Gold dog tag necklace, €69.95 EUR. The design also comes in sterling silver.
8. Figaro chain necklace
DETAILS: STERLING SILVER • ITALIAN DESIGN • WATERPROOF
Being a teenage girl is all about being unique while also having a feeling of belonging. That's where the figaro chain shines. It's one of the most reputable chain designs in the world. Originally designed in Italy, the figaro chain is an ageless necklace that's easy to wear with any outfit while simultaneously making its wearer feel unique and appreciated. Plus, the fashionable aesthetic of the figaro chain makes it easy for her to wear the chain for any occasion. Sterling silver figaro chain necklace, starting from €74.95 EUR. The figaro chain necklace is also available in gold vermeil.
9. Shell pearl necklace
DETAILS: NATURAL SHELL PEARLS • STERLING SILVER CLASP • WATERPROOF
Every girl, teen or adult, loves pearls and pearl necklaces. Here's the perfect pearl necklace for a teen first starting to get into the world of pearls and jewelry. It's made from 4mm shell pearls. Shell pearls are the most durable, long-lasting pearls available and result from cruelty-free pearl production - an essential attribute for many young women. In addition, shell pearls don't turn yellow like other pearl varieties, so they will last with her for years to come. 4mm shell pearl choker necklace, €54.95 EUR.
10. Hamsa hand necklace
DETAILS: GOLD VERMEIL • BLUE & WHITE ZIRCONIA • WATERPROOF
The hamsa is probably the most famous protective symbol of all time. It depicts an open right hand, often with an eye located in the very center of the palm. Originally, the hamsa was considered to be the best way to protect yourself from all evil in the world. A classic protection necklace like the hamsa is perfect for a teenage girl. The hamsa necklace is also a great conversational piece with its timeless and mysterious aesthetic. Gold hamsa necklace, €69.95 EUR. This hamsa necklace is also available in sterling silver.
11. Avocado necklace
DETAILS: STERLING SILVER • VITREOUS ENAMEL & PREMIUM ZIRCONIA • WATERPROOF
Although avocados have been a popular health food for the past few years, many haven't yet seen a necklace featuring one. In addition to their delicious taste, avocados are perceived as a source of health, energy, and beauty. A cut avocado makes one of the cutest pendants in all jewelry, making it almost irresistible for any teen girl. This avocado necklace is made from solid sterling silver with green vitreous enamel and seven tiny crystals as the stone. Sterling silver avocado necklace, €66.95 EUR.
12. North star necklace
DETAILS: STAINLESS STEEL • TINY CRYSTAL IN THE MIDDLE • WATERPROOF
Many teenagers could use some guidance in their lives, either physical or spiritual. The north star symbolizes guidance, hope, trust, and good luck. Furthermore, because the star always points north, people throughout history have used the Polaris to navigate and guide them to find their way when lost. So maybe wearing the north star necklace can help a teen girl navigate through their early years successfully. Either way, the north star coin as a design is an ageless piece that many young women find minimal and beautiful. Gold north star necklace, €27.95 EUR. The design also comes in silver.
13. Crescent moon necklace
DETAILS: STERLING SILVER • LIQUID-LIKE SURFACE • WATERPROOF
Another extremely popular piece among teen girls is this crescent moon necklace. Objects from outer space, like the moon, stars, sun, and planets, are very trendy among the youth at the moment. A crescent moon is a feminine symbol widely used in jewelry worldwide. Essentially, the moon symbolizes fertility, time, eternity, and enlightenment. This superb silver necklace showcases a crescent moon pendant with an irregular liquid-like surface. Sterling silver crescent moon necklace, €48.95 EUR. The necklace also comes in gold vermeil.
14. Starfish & seashell necklace
DETAILS: ROSE GOLD VERMEIL • CRYSTALS & NATURAL NACRE • WATERPROOF
The oceans' mysteries are one of the greatest sources of inspiration on our planet. In addition, it's also where a lot of fascinating shapes, like seashells and starfish, originate. This stunning 14K rose gold vermeil necklace displays two mini pendants; a mother-of-pearl seashell and a cubic zirconia starfish. The two charming pendants look amazing together but can be worn separately. With a cute design like this, you are guaranteed to impress any teen girl on the planet. Rose gold starfish & seashell pendant necklace, €55.95 EUR. The necklace is also available in sterling silver.
15. Aquamarine necklace
DETAILS: STERLING SILVER • NATURAL AQUAMARINE • WATERPROOF
Natural stones like crystals and quartz sourced directly from the earth are very trendy at the moment. This beautiful natural aquamarine necklace is in its own category when it comes to crystals and gemstones. It showcases a round aquamarine bead held in place by a sterling silver frame. As a symbol of serenity, intuition, protection, and determination, aquamarine offers a meaningful necklace with a natural origin - a perfect match for any teenage girl. Sterling silver aquamarine necklace, €59.95 EUR. Identical variations of the necklace are available with a white moonstone, grey moonstone, orange moonstone, strawberry quartz, amethyst, garnet, malachite, lapis lazuli, tiger eye, red-agate, and black agate.
16. Yin yang necklace
DETAILS: GOLD VERMEIL • TINY WHITE CRYSTALS • WATERPROOF
Spiritual concepts like destiny, mindfulness, and yoga are becoming increasingly popular among the youth. The yin yang concept describes the natural balance and harmony in our world, and almost any teen girl agrees that they could have more balance in their lives. So wearing jewelry like the yin yang necklace makes perfect sense. The yin yang necklace can help restore the natural balance in her life. Gold yin yang necklace, €49.95 EUR. The yin yang necklace also come in sterling silver.
17. Opal sun necklace
DETAILS: STERLING SILVER • WHITE OPAL • WATERPROOF
Opal symbolizes creativity, hope, joy, and clarity and is associated with good luck, magic, and royalty. This gorgeous silver pendant is shaped like the sun with a white opal centerpiece and wavy sun rays made from pure sterling silver around the opal. Although the opal on this necklace is synthetic, it reflects light almost as beautifully as a high-end alternative. This necklace is a guaranteed success for a teenage girl, offering a source of happiness and inspiration in the form of jewelry. Sterling silver opal sun necklace, €56.95 EUR. The necklace also come in gold vermeil.
18. Conch seashell necklace
DETAILS: STAINLESS STEEL • REALISTIC DESIGN • WATERPROOF
This stunning necklace features a gold-toned conch shell pendant on a matching cable chain. The conch seashell has a realistic aesthetic that's combined with a golden surface, matching the pendant perfectly with the gold-toned chain. Conches are among the most desired shells, so if you are looking for a seashell necklace with meaning, a conch necklace is definitely one of the best alternatives available. Gold conch seashell necklace, €38.95 EUR.
19. Ocean wave necklace
DETAILS: STERLING SILVER • LIVELY AESTHETIC • WATERPROOF
Finally, this stunning silver necklace showcases a high-rising wave on the ocean. The sea is a powerful symbol of freedom, ambition, and adaptive chaos. At its best, it offers a place to get away from the hectic city life to calm down the mind. So many artists and philosophers go to the ocean to think. For a teen girl, this necklace can be a meaningful jewelry piece that travels with them, offering inspiration and mental clarity long into her adulthood. Sterling silver ocean wave necklace, €37.95 EUR.
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If you still can't find the perfect necklace, a beautiful pair of earrings is an excellent gift option, too. To get you started, our guide to the best earrings for teenage girls will offer suggestions and ideas!