About OUR HIPPICIOUS JEWELS MATINEE NECKLACES: Did you know that a Necklace 24 inches in length is termed an Matinee Necklace in the Jewelry World? Did you also know that 24 inches is also the length that most people can just slip an item over their head? Well there you have it! I wanted an above the chest adornment for Hippicious Land, without the bother of itty bitty clasps, because life is just hard enough! So I designed these stunning, low maintenance little numbers, that just slip over your head and effortlessly accompany you throughout your day. Extremely lightweight, and perfect for people who don't like the bother of wearing long necklaces. These sit right above the chest. Eye catching and very enticing...this just might become your favorite new "Go to" piece.