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The Best Delicate Jewelry for a Pared-Down Spring Wardrobe

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Update your jewelry box for spring with the latest trend in minimalist jewelry

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The last few years have brought us an array of bold statement necklaces paired with stacks (and stacks) of arm candy. Now, thankfully, you can give your neck and wrists a rest. A softer look is emerging for jewelry.

The word on everyone's lips right now is "delicate": we're seeing it in simple necklaces to thin rings and bangles. Wear them on their own or layer these pieces as a transition from statement pieces to the minimalist trend. To get you started, we've found ten beautiful pieces, from chain necklaces to stackable rings, that will refresh your look for spring.

This Sylvie Rose Bar Necklace from Dana Rebecca Designs is the minimalist necklace you'll never want to take off. The 0.04 carat diamond sits pretty inside a 14K white gold bar held by a 14K rose gold chain. (It also comes in yellow gold or white gold.) Available in 16 or 18 inch chain lengths for easy layering with other necklaces. Available for $220 at Dana Rebecca Designs.

A Classic Bar Chain Bracelet from the Bay Area's Kris Nations Jewelry will look stunning riding solo on your wrist. The bracelet is adjustable and features a curve bar design which measures 2 inches. Available in 14K gold filled or in sterling silver. Purchase it for $88 at Kris Nations.

The Melinda Maria Mini Pyramid Chain Necklace is the perfect statement piece for any look— from a dress to a white t-shirt. The long, 14K gold-plated necklace measures 36 inches and features mini pyramid clusters throughout the chain. Purchase it at Melinda Maria for $148.

The Gorjana Gisele Ring is a small gold band that you can twist to shape over your finger. This one is a showstopper. The band is 18K gold plated. Available for $45 at Shopbop.

The margin bangle bracelet set looks extra chic with the geometric shapes design and mixed metals combination. Made of brass, this set of two bangles can be worn together or separately. Pick it up for $32 at Madewell.

Silverholic on Etsy has the most adorable Tiny Pearl Ring. Each hammered metal ring features a small freshwater pearl. Choose from silver, gold or rose gold, or snag a few mixed metals to stack together. Each ring is $10.60 on Etsy.

The lariat look comes back in full force with Elizabeth and James's Dylan Lariat Necklace. The thin chain features two white topaz-encrusted bars, which hang from a 31.5 inch chain. The necklace is 23K gold plated. Available for $175 at Shopbop.

The Gold Bar Necklace from vintagestampjewels on Etsy is an easy, everyday necklace. The gold filled chain, claps and bar will not fade, and you can wear it in water. Choose from silver or gold. You can even choose to have the bar engraved. Order it for $34 on Etsy.

You'll love the various ways you can wear and stack the Sweetheart Scallops Ring Set from Kate Spade. The rings feature shiny gold, silver and rose gold plated metal. Available at Kate Spade for $68.

The Little Pea Necklace by LayeredAndLong on Etsy is a dainty layering necklace. Choose from sterling silver, rose gold or 14K gold fill. This piece will look great with other little chains around your neck. Yours for $24 on Etsy.