The “less is more” mentality is what brought us some of our favorite fashion trends of all time, including minimalism and whiter-than-white sneakers. And now illustrating its worth is the mono earring, making it cooler than ever to go it alone for Fall/Winter 2016 – with your jewelry, at least.
Spotted everywhere from Simone Rocha to Stella McCartney, this popular runway trend is bold and effortlessly beautiful. Whether chunky, boho, tasseled, or graphic, every style of the single earring screams that its wearer is in the know. To let this statement accessory enjoy its 15 minutes of fame, pair it with a side-swept hairdo or messy topknot, but remember to keep the rest of your jewelry as bare as possible. In the gallery below, we share the top mono-earring runway moments and most exciting pieces to buy circa now.