Move over smart watches, meet the statement necklace that plays music
By Jaime Cohn-Barr

Accessories get a tech revamp for 2016. Here’s how your earrings and necklaces are going to change. WGSN Senior Accessories editor Jaime Cohn-Barr reports

Dec 17, 2015

1 min

Smart watches led the wearables discussion in 2015, but next year it’s all about the ways that women’s fashion accessories can seamlessly do more for their consumers.

Enter the jewellery tech evolution and brands like Tinsel who have combined the bold designs of a statement necklace with your favourite pair of headphones to create an audio necklace.

WGSN Senior Accessories editor Jaime Cohn-Barr breaks down the big tech/ jewellery launches that should be on your radar next year, including a pair of earrings that track your heart rate.

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