2017 was a great year for fashion. From headgears to belts and handbags, we saw a variety of fashion accessories in the market. For accessory lovers, no look was complete without these add-ons as they gave a versatile look and sent across a style statement. Now that 2018 is some hours away, let’s have a look at the top 5 fashion accessories of 2017 that boomed the fashion market in India.

Top 5 fashion accessory of 2017
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EAR CUFFS: 2017 was a year where ear cuffs replaced the usual earings. It was a perfect accessory one would want on the ear. Ear cuffs go with casual as well as formal attire. If you’re wearing an ear cuff you can totally avoid wearing a neckpiece so that it has all the attention it needs. This accessory was easily available everywhere, be it a flee market or a high-end store.

Top 5 fashion accessories of 2017
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TRIBAL NECKLACE: This trend was for the people who liked to accessorise a lot. Tribal neck pieces are really chunky, heavy and totally a style statement. People wore it with outfits which are rather plain and simple and this piece of jewellery augmented the look. They are so bold and a persons doesn’t need any other accessory.

Top 5 fashion accessories of 2017
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CHOKER: Yes! The choker. This is something we have all seen, worn and loved. It was trending everywhere in the world. This accessory gave an illusion of a long and elongated neck. Everyone loved wearing chokers with off shoulders and V-necklines. Easily available everywhere and didn’t cost much.

Top 5 fashion accessories of 2017
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BANDANA: We have all wanted to be a princess at some point of the year. So, we discovered the bandana headband — a large coloured handkerchief dotted with white spots, worn tied around the head or neck. Popular among teens, this adds a funky side to your look.

Top 5 fashion accessories of 2017
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FINGER RINGS: Rings matter, and you better believe you need to understand the message you send to the world. A popular trend was seen when people loved dressing their fingers. People put different sized finger rings and stack them together. This overall creates a unique looked. This was a common trend seen among youths.