How to Make Spikes and Studs Work for Everyone


You know, I never thought studded denim or spiked jackets could be glamorous -- until I started seeing the new version of this style everywhere.

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From adding tiny studded detailing on your DIY denim shorts to piling on a stack of spiked bracelets, there are countless ways to add a pretty, feminine touch to this tough-girl trend. We searched high and low, and discovered how to style this trend and still be a bit girly. Don't believe me? Scroll down to see for yourself or click here for the whole list.




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Animal Print

Leopard and studs go together like milk and cookies. A row of spikes elevates an awesome leopard print jacket, making it incredibly awesome.





















Metal Design

Typically studs come in a row, but a cool, unique design like this cross adds extra visual interest to a pair of black denim shorts.



















Arm Candy

Golden studs and spikes look so pretty when paired with bright pops of purple and pink. Stack a bunch of neon bracelets for a studded arm party.

















Edgy Chic

Studs and spikes look totally unexpected on a pair of coral heels. Pair with chunky silver and gold jewelry -- but keep the rest of your outfit simple, by wearing something like a gray maxi dress.



















Strictly Professional

A crisp, buttoned up oxford is very office appropriate, but a studded gold collar adds a dash of punk. Pair with silver nails to work the mixed metallic look.

Check out some more spikes and studs looks here.




Now it's your turn: How would you wear the studs and spikes trend?








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