Tiny studs, often times sold individually and meant to be mixed and matched, elevate your earring game. They even tell a story. These choice tiny embellishments sum up what it’s like to be in your 20s, when the thrills and pangs of youth feel all-consuming.
Some of tiny jewels cost a pretty penny, but part of “adulting” means finding investment bling you’ll wear all the time. With emoticon-inspired studs and an update on the classic pearl, these statement stud earrings serve as mementos of that time in your life when you are finding yourself.
1. All Eyes on You
Keep your eyes on the stars with these sparkly studs.
2. What a Stud
Speaking of studs, every girl in her 20s needs one.
3. Roll the Dice
This is the time for risky business. Just don’t roll the dice when it comes to your sexual health and safety.
4. Broken Hearted
Your 20s are filed with heartbreak, but diamond pavé is a most excellent distraction.
5. Go Bananas
Get wild. It’s your decade to go a little nuts…
6. Better Safe than Sorry
But just make sure you practice adulting life skills to protect yourself.
7. I Heart You
Go ahead, fall in love.
If you have no clue what you’re doing with your life, you’re not alone.
9. Bite Me
Learning to stand up for yourself is a fruitful experience.
10. Bar None
You’ll feel like you’re living your best life ever, bar none.
11. Star Gazing
Sometimes, though, you’ll need a little celestial inspiration.
12. Cuffing Season
You might move in with your significant other and bicker over domestic duties.
13. Happy Face
Still, your 20s are filled with smiles, as you come into your own.
14. Hats Off
Nothing beats landing your first dream job. Congrats!
15. Daisy and Confused
Sure, there will be many 20-something moments filled with angst and confusion.
16. Shooting Star
You’ll probably chase some shooting stars…
17. Go Fly a Kite
But when the love of your life ghosts you, you’ll be able to say, “Go fly a kite,” and move on to the next.
18. One Direction
Your life is starting to feel like you’re making strides in the right direction.
19. Get Twisted
Eventually, however, things will get twisted.
20. Purple Haze
A question that will play on loop: Am I happy or in misery? Luckily, your 20s don’t demand an immediate answer.