If OTT designs aren't your thing, complete your outfit with minimalist jewellery from these affordable accessory stores in Singapore.
Sometimes, a simple statement is all you need. If you’re looking to steer clear of bold designs and frilly embellishments, minimalist jewellery will definitely suit your fancy. These sleek and elegant accessories – also known as the little black dress of jewellery – are suitable for anything and everything, including a casual athleisure outfit or stand-out evening wear. Plus, anyone can pull off dainty gold and silver earrings, necklaces, rings and bracelets. It’s time to don minimalist jewellery for maximum style.
Big on arm candy? You’ll love Monica Vinader. It’s home to the most delicate bracelets; the range includes everything from thin cuffs to light gemstone chains. But more than just wrist accessories, it also features a stunning variety of earrings, as well as necklaces and rings for layering and stacking.
Monica Vinader, multiple locations including #B1-09, Ion Orchard, 2 Orchard Turn, Singapore 238801
Studio Emoi prides itself on handcrafted, customised jewellery for that one-of-a-kind look. Sticking to its “less is more” motto, the designs here belong to the minimalist, sentimental category, with elegant expressions of empowerment like “believe”, “shine” and “hope”. So if you’d like an accessory special to you, take a look at its sleek selection of rings, bangles and necklaces.
Studio Emoi, available online.
The Mindful Company
The Mindful Company is all about meaningful and modern jewellery, individually created to add to the uniqueness of each piece. Just take a look at collections like “How Are You Today?” or “What’s Important” and you’ll see that these designs go beyond fashion. For something closer to home, the “Places of Calm” series looks beyond the urban landscape and into the flora and fauna of Singapore with accessories inspired by the bougainvillea, elephant’s ear and Singapore kopsia.
The Mindful Company, available online and at Tangs Level 2, 310 Orchard Road, Singapore 238864
Travel is its inspiration, and high-quality semi-precious and precious gemstones are its focus. Known for classic designs that can range from modern and minimalist to quirky statements, the jewellery brand also partners with fair trade artisans and donates a dollar for every item sold to Fior Di Loto for the education of underprivileged girls in India. Whether you’re looking for diamond earrings, moonstone rings or silver charm bracelets, there’s something for every style – even customised pieces!
Tessellate.Co, available online.
Rina Lee Jewellery
It’s no surprise that the designer and owner of Rina Lee Jewellery is trained in contemporary arts – her creations immediately give it away. These collections of sterling silver and 18k gold jewellery may be small in size but they’re show stoppers on their own, especially when they tell tales of self-love, courage and faith. Plus, the materials are ethically sourced and made. We absolutely need those gorgeous gemstone earrings!
Rina Lee Jewellery, available online.
By Invite Only
Exquisite pearl and moonstone necklaces, delicate bracelets and rose gold beauties – there’s always an element of grace with By Invite Only and we can’t get enough. Best of all, every piece is hypoallergenic and the brand strives for sustainability in its materials and packaging. We’re big fans of stacking and layering these dainty designs.
By Invite Only, available online and at multiple locations including Wisma Atria and VivoCity.
The Ordinary Co.
So you’re all about staying in trend? Check out this local gem. The Ordinary Co. stocks everything from minimalist jewellery to statement pieces, including necklaces, rings, earrings, bracelets and hair accessories. And if you’ve got a specific outfit all planned out, why not bag these fashion add-ons in styles like classic, glam or bohemian? Nothing feels good like an easy shop!
The Ordinary Co., available online.
Founded by two best friends, the British accessories brand is popular for its lovely watches and feminine jewellery. Need a little gold, silver or rose gold to jazz up your look? Browse through glamorous bracelets, earrings and necklaces from series like Under The Sea, Rainbow, Celestial and Swarovski.
Olivia Burton, available online and in stores including Ion Orchard, Tangs and Vivocity.
Eco-warriors, sustainable jewellery is actually a thing – just look to Amado Gudek. The Singapore atelier’s minimalist pieces are crafted using environmentally-friendly bioresin, which contains bio-based renewable materials and UV properties to prevent yellowing. The best part? Everything resembles wearable art, and no two pieces are entirely alike. We’ve got our eyes on the sophisticated Diamond Fauxever collection and the unique Drift Away series made with driftwood.
Amado Gudek, multiple locations including Gallery & Co and Resin Play (by appointment only).
Stand out from the masses with gorgeous minimalist jewellery from Curious Creatures. These tiny pieces go a mighty long way in giving your look a boost. Playing with semi-precious stones and geometric shapes, its designers think out of the box to come up with new ways to don everyday jewellery. Oh, and bespoke creations are available too if you’d like to tell your own story.
Curious Creatures, available online and at multiple locations including Quintessential and Naiise Iconic.
If you’re going for the minimalist ensemble, State Property’s your best bet. Despite its clean, dainty pieces, this local label has incorporated hints of playfulness in its collection by adding coloured gems and geometric lines – with subtlety, of course! Bag everything from its chic bracelets to its lovely drop earrings that are guaranteed to serve looks.
State Property, available online and at multiple locations including 81 McNair Road (by appointment only).
Made Different Co
Based in Singapore, this jewellery label creates classic, sophisticated designs that are easy on the purse strings. Its stainless steel and 925 sterling silver pieces are long-lasting, and you can get yours personalised with complimentary engraving services. Keen to grow your accessory collection? Shop its delicate chokers, cuffs, studs, bangles and more.
Made Different Co, available online.
The name says it all. Expect a range of sleek and tiny clean-cut jewellery that’s classy, timeless and versatile – a total triple threat! For all types of outfits, Minimalist Lab offers gold and silver accessories of premium quality, catering to the comfort and style of its wearer. And if you’re planning to gift a pal, the store also stocks charms for the refined fashionista.
Minimalist Lab, available online.
Wanderlust + Co
Describing itself as a label designed by women for women, Wanderlust + Co creates wearable, affordable pieces that are influenced by fresh trends, materials and shapes. Each design is hand-crafted by artisans and accented with sparkle from the likes of glass stones and ethically sourced opals. Some of its bestsellers include star-studded earrings, necklaces with inspirational inscriptions and charm bracelets. With new arrivals coming in every so often, you’ll have more reason to check back regularly for updates.
Wanderlust + Co, available online.
Arva.co is all about the minimalist modern woman, with its line of stylish yet simple and sophisticated jewellery. If you’re looking for something unique or personal, try its customisation option, which lets you carve your name onto rings, bracelets and necklaces. Plus, you can totally shop rose gold if gold and silver ain’t your colour!
Arva.co, available online.