A very special selection of impressive pieces by more than 180 artists from forty-two countries. From those that look back to classic forms and materials to the most daring, experimental, and surprising ideas, each of the five hundred necklaces included in this book has something that makes it unique and relates strongly to today's social, cultural, and artistic reality. Nicolas Estrada is a jeweler who specializes in handmade, personal, and transgressive jewelry. His works can be found in galleries around the world, from Glasgow to Riga and San Francisco to Barcelona. He has curated the successful books New Rings (2012) and New Earrings (2013).