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    26 Pieces Of Minimalist Jewelry As Beautiful As They Are Simple

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    Quick note before we get started: I'm using the term "minimalist" very lightly because otherwise this would just be a list of plain circle stud earrings. Please don't yell at me, thank you.

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    1. A sleek brass hair pin to make your fancy bun the center of attention.

    HyworksLA

    Get it from HyworksLA on Etsy for $62.90 or a cheaper, square version from skydesign on Etsy for $19.

    2. Lil' dot earrings for keeping it truly simple.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These are great minimalist earrings! They are light, but strong and have a good tone/color to them. The packaging was top-notch, too! The earrings were presented nicely in a cute gift box, and underneath the earrings were a small polishing cloth and baggie containing extra plastic backings to keep on hand." —Rebecca

    Get them from Amazon for $15.50 (available in three finishes).

    3. Or dangling dots for a little extra flair, without getting too complex.

    Walmart

    Get them from Walmart for $13.99.

    4. An elegant, adjustable cuff you can bend to fit almost any wrist size.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Really lovely, delicate little bracelet. I wear it with a wristwatch and a tennis bracelet, and it's a great look. Very satisfied." —Felicia H. Wilson

    Get it from Amazon for $18 (available in three finishes).

    5. An open circle necklace for an easy piece of jewelry you can wear every day.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This necklace was absolutely perfect. Dainty, but not microscopic. The length made me nervous because it has only one clasp, but the pictures looked cute and it fits perfectly! I have had multiple people already ask me where I got it from and have referred them to Honeycat! Thanks so much for my favorite necklace! Will definitely be ordering again." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $22 (available in three finishes).

    6. A pair of geometric earrings you'll wonder how you ever lived without.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These are adorable. Others have commented on the sharpness of the posts, but they slide on very easily, and the tip is nowhere near your neck. I haven't had any issues whatsoever from the posts, even after wearing them through multiple workdays. They're so lightweight you'll forget you have them on, until someone gives you a compliment (and they will)! Yeah, they're absolutely costume jewelry, but they're unique and comfortable." —Felyx Leiter

    Get them from Amazon for $8.99.

    7. Geometric hair clips for pinning your hair back without making a big deal about it.

    Amazon

    Get a set of three from Amazon for $4.99.

    8. Simple earrings that will raise the ~bar~ for the rest of your jewelry collection.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "So far, I'm LOVING these. I cleaned them in hydrogen peroxide like I do with most earrings before wearing them. They have not irritated my ears, and are the perfect size." —cwebb

    Get them from Amazon for $18 (available in three finishes).

    9. Classy line earrings you'll want to ~hang~ on to.

    HyworksLA

    Get it from HyworksLA on Etsy for $39.90.

    10. A T-shaped cuff with no troublesome clasps or closures.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This product looks much more expensive than the price. It would make an excellent gift. It's hard to put on, since it's rigid, so beware of this if your hands are wide (like mine), but once it goes through, it looks perfect." —marisol Quintanilla garcia

    Get it from Amazon for $9.90.

    11. A pair of paperclip-inspired earrings for all you Clippy fans out there.

    Anthropologie

    Get them from Anthropologie for $78.

    12. A teeny-tiny circle necklace to ~round~ out your outfit.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I like this necklace very much and the color is so beautiful! I wear it nearly every day, even while sleeping, showering, and exercising. It's very lightweight and doesn't bother my neck. It goes easily with any style of clothing. If you are a person who likes simple style, then I would strongly recommend this necklace!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99 (available in three finishes).

    13. A delicate chain with a tiny bar pendant perfect for layering.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $24 (available in three finishes).

    14. A coiled rod cuff in a smoky bronze color for simple but unique charm.

    Need Supply

    Get it from Need Supply for $63.

    15. An ear jacket to outline your beautiful lobes.

    VirginiaWynne

    Get it from VirginiaWynne on Etsy for $40+ (available in four finishes).

    16. A delicate ring sure to make ~waves~ with everyone despite its simple design.

    OhanaJewelsShop

    Get it from OhanaJewelsShop on Etsy for $17.06 (available in sizes 5–8 and two finishes).

    17. A spiral ring with an itsy-bitsy diamond for anyone who doesn't like flashy traditional engagement rings.

    CONTOURstudio

    Get it from CONTOURstudio on Etsy for $315.

    18. A dot bracelet you'll like a lot more than the dreaded iMessage typing bubble.

    zzjoan

    Get it from zzjoan on Etsy for $8.80+ (available in four sizes and 1–6 dots).

    19. A pair of tiny resin half-hoop earrings you ~clearly~ need in your collection.

    Need Supply

    Get them from Need Supply for $70.

    20. A pair of triangle studs sure to look really acute in your ears.

    Amazon

    Get them from Amazon for $18 (available in three finishes).

    21. A gold crown-shaped band for anyone who keeps singing "you should see me in a crown."

    LUNATICART

    Get it from LUNATICART on Etsy for $122.26.

    22. A pair of threader earrings you'll make a *point* of wearing with everything. Luckily, they're simple enough to match with your whole wardrobe.

    AgJc

    Get them from AgJc on Etsy for $55.89 (available in two finishes).

    23. A thin chain necklace with a blink-and-you'll-miss-it tiny letter charm.

    J.Crew Factory

    Get it from J.Crew Factory for $10.50 (available in all letters).

    24. A pair of hexagon post earrings you need to stop and admire immediately. It's just traffic/jewelry law.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "These are my everyday earrings and, other than showering, I never take them off. They are so simple yet the hexagon shape is a small detail that I love. Just a little something different!" —Kelsey

    Get them from Amazon for $18 (available in three finishes).

    25. A criss-cross ring so cute, you'll find yourself gesticulating wildly, just so everyone looks at your finger.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes 7–10 and three finishes).

    26. And a brass brooch that may not seem like a minimalist piece at first, but then you realize the whole design is made with a single line. Gotta give this one a hand!

    monochromatiques

    Get it from monochromatiques on Etsy for $41.92.

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