"Fine jewelry that's cool and modern and doesn't cost a million dollars is one of my favorite things to come out of the past decade. The epitome of this is Kinn. Everything is 14k gold, and its designs are unique and trend-forward without being too trendy. It's also one of the few jewelry brands I can actually say that I'd wear every single piece from."
Ayesha Curry and Hailey Bieber are just two of the celebs in the know about Kinn. The brand makes classic versions of all the trends. So if you buy a Kinn piece, you can rest assured that you're investing in a forever piece.
Shopping for antique and recycled engagement rings on Instagram is the latest purchasing trend on the rise, both in stories and the grid posts populating your feed. Meaning? Daily indulgences just got a lot tougher to resist if you’re partial to rare adornment. Though in terms of convenience, it’s pretty sweet and a more sustainable way to consume.
Swap your little black dresses for floaty white numbers, your indigo denim for bleached, and your khaki trenches for cream. Accessorize with neutral pieces like white-rimmed sunglasses, leather handbags, and pearlescent jewelry. All in all, the combo will make for an ultra clean and crisp ensemble.
Here in the U.S., accessory trends currently lean heavily toward throwback '90s and Y2K styles. Parisian women don't seem to be taking those trends quite so literally, but they are dabbling in them a bit. Scroll on to find out which accessory trends they're very much on board with (according to my unrelenting Instagram scrolling) and those they're skipping for now.
The best minimalist earrings can help punctuate an outfit. Whether you consider yourself a modern day minimalist or prefer more maximalist details, simple and sophisticated earrings help add a layer of elegance to one’s ensemble.
This heart-shaped signet ring is made from 14-karat solid gold, and is inspired by a Claddagh ring — a traditional Irish ring that represents love, loyalty and friendship.
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It’s cut for an oversize fit with exaggerated cuffs and gold-tone stud buttons for added polish — they’re subtle but like built-in jewelry to dress up the otherwise simple design.
Shop if you're a minimalist who loves everyday jewelry that can still be appreciated for architectural details.
Another easy item to personalize: jewelry. While somewhat expected, a nameplate necklace from one of our editor-tested fine-jewelry brands will be a nice touch to any outfit.
Still, there’s one area of coordination you may not have tried yet: monochromatic jewelry. It’s a celebrity and street style-loved trend that’s on the rise, ranging from subtle enhancements to bold and bright adornment.
What better way to honor and recognize her than with a piece of jewelry she's guaranteed to treasure? A gorgeous Mama necklace is always a slam-dunk gift. We've rounded up some favorites here, including this heirloom solid gold version from Kinn.
Shopping inspiration, anyone? Well, nobody asked, but we're certainly delivering anyways. With a dizzying number of new pieces hitting the market, it can be downright intimidating to peruse what's out there in the hopes of making a little wardrobe update.
“Through Kinn Vintage, the brand aims to support a circular economy where invited guests are able to consign with Kinn to sell vintage, pre-loved jewelry and consumers may shop previously owned pieces."
Kinn is one of the few jewelry brands that I can say—without hesitation—that I'd wear every single piece it makes. Kinn manages to subtly acknowledge current trends while keeping its pieces timeless. It's a great brand to shop if you love modern gold pieces that can be mixed and matched and dressed up and down. In other words, it's perfect.
When it comes to early aughts trends making a major comeback this season (we're looking at you, platform flip-flops), anklets rank among the easiest to incorporate into your wardrobe, no matter your style.
During Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month and after, these AAPI-owned businesses are worth knowing and cover food, fitness, fashion and more.
Fine jewelry doesn't have to feel inaccessible, according to Kinn founder Jennie Yoon. She started her brand with the aim of replacing her family's beloved heirlooms. The result are classic, solid gold pieces to last you a lifetime.
When we tested the best fine jewelry that you can buy online, we said Kinn Studio was tops for solid-gold pieces for less than you would pay at a typical department store.
I wanted to look back on my wedding photos and feel like I looked like me, so the thing I considered most when choosing looks for my rehearsal dinner, after-party, and post-wedding brunch was longevity. Would I wear the dresses I procured once my wedding weekend concluded? The quick answer: yes. And I’m not alone in this desire according to designers and bridal experts.
Whether you have a defined sweatpants style, are currently seeking out inspiration, or both, keep scrolling for 16 stylish outfits spotted on Instagram, from super laid-back to unexpectedly polished. Plus, find an edit of similar sweats and extras to shop now so you can recreate each look on your own.
Kinn was founded by Jennie Yoon who founded the fine jewelry company in 2017. Pieces are made from 14k solid, recycled gold and are inspired by the founder’s ancestors’ personal stories.
Gold jewelry has been dominating our feeds for what seems like forever, and if you haven’t hopped on the trend yet, now’s the time to do so. A chunky chain or bracelet can help you feel put-together on a first date, while a cute ear cuff is a subtle way to make a statement if you don’t have any piercings.
Kinn Studio was founded by Korean immigrant, Jennie Yoon, who came to the States in early adolescence and founded the fine jewelry company in 2017. Inspired by Yoon’s ancestors’ stories and crafted using 14k solid, recycled gold, Kinn’s range of beautiful designs are made with sustainability and tradition in mind. The Solis Ribbed Ring II with the diamond center stone is a stylish and retro take on modern heirloom.
Says found Jennie Yoon: “I started Kinn to replace the antique jewelry my parents lost when their home was robbed. In honor of those priceless heirlooms, we design classic pieces at Kinn that stand the test of time. After a lifetime of wear, you’ll be able to pass your Kinn jewelry on as an heirloom.”
Kinn Studio is an L.A.-based fine jewelry brand founded by Jennie Yoon. You’ll find everything from delicate huggies to stackable rings and modern heirlooms to last a lifetime—all crafted from solid 14k gold. For the month of March, the brand is donating 10% of its proceeds to AAPI Women Lead and Stop AAPI Hate.
Super romantic and sweetly old-fashioned, giving your girlfriend a lover’s locket is pretty darn charming. This one’s made of gold and can be monogrammed with an initial for a gift that will keep you close to her heart!
"An item that can take me through the winter and summer, or is sustainable/ethical in some way. While I do indulge from time to time, my closet is now filled with classic staples and tailored pieces rather than looking like an absolute mess!"
These are the core for any necklace stack, your jewelry bread and butter if you will. I have a few thinner styles that I rotate, and then I have a thick belcher t-bar beauty (a 2020 survival gift from myself, to myself). A chain will never, ever go out of style, and they look just as gorgeous layered all together as they do alone. If you want to dip your toes into the fine jewelry pool, this is the perfect place to start.
Fashion girls have embraced this silhouette in past seasons and will probably continue in the future given the chic and statement-making nature of the style. To showcase how people have styled silver heels, we scrolled through the feeds of some of our favorite follows to uncover primo inspo.
Yet this did not quell Stacey Dooley's desire to bling up her ring finger as she shared a duo of snaps on Instagram on Wednesday showing two dazzling pieces of jewellery on the specific digit, alongside a number of other rings.
Kinn's heirloom pieces are obsession-worthy splurges—and this is one of our favorites. It's made from solid gold, which means you could be handing it down to your own daughter one day.
This selection of lockets, talismans, and engravable pendants are full of sentiment and versatility—they pair just as well with T-shirts and sweaters as they do breezy dresses.
“Many assume that AAPI don’t need the help, mainly because most people think we’re fine or they’re just learning about the many years of hurt that have gone unsaid,” Jennie Yoon, founder of jewelry brand Kinn, tells Glamour. “However, a large percentage of AAPI individuals are living below the poverty line and suffer in silence.”
I still feel the same need to adorn myself with all manner of hoops, bangles, and pendants. The only difference is that my approach to accessorizing these days is to buy and wear pieces my future granddaughter would be excited to inherit.
A very actionable step we can take during APIA Heritage Month is to harness the power of consumerism as a form of activism by shopping AAPI-owned businesses. To that end, we compiled a list of our favorite fashion brands, from established designers to contemporary up-and-comers, that you can amplify, share, and, most importantly, shop, both this month and year-round.
The hallmark of any worthwhile piece of clothing, in my opinion, is versatility. A chameleon quality that allows a wardrobe layer to reinvent itself depending on the way it's styled is something that shoots any potential purchase to the top of my must-have list.
Give her a letter that has meaning behind it, made of 14 karat gold, in allegro script font. It's one of those gifts that will always be close to her heart, literally and figuratively.
But when you’re looking for a truly timeless, luxurious piece, nothing comes close to solid gold. Kinn designs 14-karat solid gold pieces that the brand describes as modern heirlooms — something that’s deeply tied to Kinn founder and CEO Jennie Yoon’s own life.
Motherhood is a very personal experience and I don’t want to claim that all of these products are going to work for everyone. But, if there’s a new mom on your Mother’s Day gift list this year and you’re stumped about what’s going to make her happy, you might find a few helpful suggestions ahead.
I'm a first-time mom, so while pregnant I decided to get myself a little keepsake in lieu of a “push present.” This small letter pendant has my daughter's first initial and comes from the L.A.-based brand Kinn, which makes modern heirlooms. You can buy it with or without a chain—so if the new mom in your life already has a jewelry stack she loves, just send over the charm so she can add it to her everyday pieces. —S.S.
A popular first token to signify love is the promise ring, a trend currently buzzing on TikTok with more than 265 million views. But this piece of jewelry representing a couple’s commitment is hardly new.
Until April 15, Kinn Studio — one of our favorite start-up jewelry brands — will be donating 10 percent of proceeds to AAPI Women Lead and Stop AAPI Hate. These earrings would make an excellent gift, too, if you’re not looking to treat yourself right now.