30 Minimalist Accessories That Exude Sophistication

The perfect finishing touch.

Marie Claire Minimalist Accessories
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Most Coveted is a shopping series sharing our editors’ curation of the must-know items they can’t stop thinking about.

I love to adorn myself with pretty accessories. A pair of pearl earrings, a shiny gold bangle, or a hair bow is the perfect finishing touch to make me feel put-together. While I admit that my style leans minimalist, I'm always looking for accessories to add depth to my outfits. Currently, I'm eyeing sculptural gold earrings, dainty chains, and some classy handbags that my closet is missing. To me, these are essentials—keep scrolling to see my top picks.

Associate Beauty Editor, Branded Content

Emma is an associate beauty editor of branded content. She’s a passionate writer who loves all things beauty, wellness, and personal growth. Before pursuing writing, she worked in influencer marketing at Gallery Media Group, which owns digital brand PureWow. She lives in New York City, where you can usually find her running to a Pilates class or sipping on a green juice in the park.