While plunging fronts and backless gowns can be just as flattering, we're currently digging an Elizabethan-inspired neckline with a modern twist. From gathered and ruffled to asymmetrical and embellished, there's more than a handful of subtle, sexy, and sly ways to show off your nape. Take Olivia Wilde's bold red sleeveless blouse with oversized boutonniere detail at the collarbone or Jennifer Lopez's nude sequined and floral accented neckline. Let's just say the "more is more" effect certainly leaves something to the imagination up top. We're all about adorning ourselves in plain view so let's glean some much-needed inspiration from these chic celebs. Click through to see more celebs in sporting off their neckwear and shop the look at the end of the slideshow.
Celebrity Lookbook: Embellished Necklines