A traditional rosary bead necklace is worn by Roman Catholics to use while praying. Each bead has its own significance and is held in the fingers while a specific prayer is being said. The rosary is still an important part of Catholicism. About 10 years ago this type of necklace became fashionable.
Although somewhat controversial, the rosary style necklace has become a classic wardrobe item for many celebrity style icons.
They are a fabulous stand alone accessory, or make like Miley and pile them on!