The best minimalist jewelry pieces to gift this holiday season

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Judith Jack Crystal & Marcasite Hinged Bangle, $60, available at Nordstorm.
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Barefoot Sands Toe Ring, $12, available at Urban Outfitters.
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Nordstorm Y-Necklace, $32, available at Nordstrom.
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gorjana Mini Chloe Stud Earrings, $27.20, available at Nordstrom.
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Tiffany Kunz Basal Ring, $47, available at Alekka.
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Jennifer Meyer Jewelry Wishbone Stud Earrings, $300, available at Shopbop.
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Jules Smith Girls Night Out Earrings, $28, available at Nordstrom.
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Phyllis + Rosie Gold Bar Necklace, $113, available at Alekka.
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Christine Double Bar Layering Ring, $10, available at Urban Outfitters.
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Nadri Pave Hinged Opened Bracelet, $90, available at Nordstrom.
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Cloverpost Thread Earrings, $84, available at Shopbop.
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Argento Vivo Flexible Collar Necklace, $68, available at Nordstrom.
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Perfect Friend Ring Set, $16, available at Urban Outfitters.
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Jennifer Fischer Flat Wire Midi/Pinky Ring, $69, available at Barney's New York.
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Buying jewelry for anyone is tough. So the added pressure of gifting someone special during the holiday season doesn't make shopping for beautiful baubles any easier. Thankfully, designer trends are on your side.

Minimalist pieces not only are sleek and pretty, but are also are so delicate that the accessory works with just about all personality (and fashion) types. It also doesn't hurt that the fine jewelry is also in style. It's for a good reason: understated, elegant, and covetable designs really do speak volumes, even if they're not as flashy as other picks on the market. And on top of it all, the precious metals will really last the test of time.

Basically any way you slice it, they make for some of the most fool-proof presents to give.

But let's be clear: not all pieces are made equal. When shopping for minimalist jewelry, you want to make sure they're not too run of the mill. Looking for creations that incorporate elevated designs, such as encrusted accents or geometric complexity, is key.

So to help get your shopping carts started, we've rounded up some of our favorite online finds, including intricate embossed rings, subtle statement collars, and even an sparkly bangle (or three).

Your family, friends, and Secret Santa recipients will thank you.

For more holiday shopping inspiration, scroll through the gallery below!
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