By Wendy Wallace
Apr 19, 2015 @ 2:00 pm
Courtesy Jennie Kwon Designs

No need to wait for a major event, like a proposal, to get a diamond. These days, jewelers are making teeny-tiny diamond pieces that are as affordable as they are adorably chic. From studs to delicate necklaces, here are 12 pieces to treat yourself to.


A wear everyday, keep forever piece.

Jennifer Meyer ring, $450;


The yin and yang of earrings.

Minor obsessions studs, $360;

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These asymmetrical styles are what the cool girls are wearing.

Loren Stewart earrings, $510;


A timeless piece that could be passed down for generations.

Finn necklace, $895;


Consider this the sexy new way to wear jewelry—and you don’t even need pierced ears.

Jennie Kwon ear cuff, $495;


Layer these with the initials of loved ones.

Bianca Pratt necklace, $740;


This elegant, organic band looks great alone or stacked with others.

Bittersweets NY ring, $695;

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This is a cool, updated version of your everyday diamond studs.

Wendy Nichol studs, $240;


Everyone can use a little bit of luck—this one is super dainty on the wrist.

Melissa Joy Manning bracelet, $340;


A friendship bracelet for your fancy friends.

Scosha bracelet, $295;


Want an edgy look but not ready to commit? This pair gives the illusion of having double-pierced ears.

Maria Black earrings, $380;

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