The Jewelry Trends for Spring 2021, Straight from the Runways

From crushed metals to show-stopping earrings.

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With the exception of hand-beaded chains for your mask, jewelry has been overlooked for the larger part of the past year. Despite this, designers sent a mix of gorgeous styles down the runway for the new spring season, ranging from casual jewelry to black-tie baubles. We saw beach beads at Etro and Versace, show-stopping XL earrings at Dolce & Gabbana and Ulla Johnson, and so much more. Once again, designers tried to sell us on mini bags as necklaces, but the question remains: Are we buying it? You decide. Below, five trends from our four favorite fashion cities to invest in now.

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Beach Beads

Whether worn alone or layered, these colorful beads are the perfect addition to your beach look. Here's to the hope of vacationing in 2021.

Versace

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Beach Beads

Jason Wu

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Beach Beads

Kenneth Ize

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Mauve Mix Seed Bead Necklace
Chan Luu chanluu.com
$95.00

These champagne-colored beads make this necklace a neutral piece. 

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Dree Necklace
Éliou eliou-eliou.com
$298.00

Surfer meets sophisticated in this Lapis Lazuli necklace from Éliou. 

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18kt Gold-Plated Alaia Beaded Necklace
Anni Lu farfetch.com
$125.00

This colorful necklace is the perfect layering piece.

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Pearl Power

Pearls are no longer just for your grandmother. Designers sent these stones in a mix of silhouettes down the spring runways. From drop earrings to layered necklaces, there's a style for you.

Jason Wu

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Pearl Power

Simone Rocha

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Kenna Birthstone Pearl Necklace
White Space whitespacejewelry.com
$495.00

This baroque pearl necklace will stand out whether worn alone or layered. 

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Baroque Patrice Earrings
Agmes agmesnyc.com
$450.00

This freshwater pearl style is a great choice for everyday.

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Pearl Clip-on Earrings
Anita Berisha anitaberisha.com
$320.00

Try this cluster pair for a heavier look.

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Metal Crush

Trade in your smooth gold hoops for a textured pair. This season, designers swapped flat gold and silver pieces for rigid, "crushed" styles.

Acne

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Metal Crush

Chloe

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Metal Crush

Jacquemus

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Textured Statement Earring With Lion-Head Post
Épifenē epifene.com
$30.00

This textured pair is perfect for a night out. 

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Crush Bangle
AMBUSH farfetch.com
$1,038.00

If you buy one bracelet this season, make this it. The 18kt gold plated silver bangle won't disappoint. 

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Toni
Jlani Jewels jlanijewels.com
$45.00

This textured band comes in at a great price. 

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Shoulder-Grazing Earrings

Make an entrance in a pair of shoulder-grazing earrings. Whether for day or black tie, these earrings are more versatile than you'd think.

JW Anderson

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Shoulder-Grazing Earrings

Dolce & Gabanna

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Shoulder-Grazing Earrings

Ulla Johnson

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Crystal Drop Hoops
Fenty fenty.com
$240.00

RiRi strikes again with this incredible pair of crystal drop hoops. 

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Ariana Earrings
Opuline wolfandbadger.com
$166.00

This stone and glass style pairs perfectly with an LBD. 

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Marisa Drop Earrings
Isabel Marant mytheresa.com
$388.00

Stevie Nicks would approve. 

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Bags as Necklaces

Both chic and delightfully irrational, bags worn around the neck have been trending for a few seasons now. Maybe in 2021 Apple will make an iPhone to fit into these pint-size purses.

Chanel

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Bags as Necklaces

Etro

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Bags as Necklaces

Balenciaga

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Mini Medea Necklace Bag
Medea Modes
$97.00

This punch-colored pink will brighten up any outfit. 

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Small Heel Pouch
Loewe mytheresa.com
$245.00

This half-moon bag is the perfect travel piece. Throw your essentials in it and go. 

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Crocodile Embossed Necklace Bag
Danse Lente farfetch.com
$240.00

This faux-croc bag with metal hardware will pair seamlessly with your wardrobe. 

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