Dig Your Claws Into 22 Edgy Jewelry Buys

We often champion statement jewelry as the easiest way to add interest to an outfit. And, this time, we're talking about some bling that's maybe a little less mainstream but is quickly gaining steam among the fashion set. So, put aside those rhinestone bibs and chandelier earrings to hear us out for a moment. Eagle talons and "monster" claws are the backbone to jewelry's newest trend, which is making its way to the top of our holiday wish lists.
So, we've culled 22 animal-inspired pieces that'll give your style an instant edge. Not sure how to don these peculiar buys? Pair them with feminine wardrobe staples for a look that's equal parts girly and grunge. Not your vibe? There are still plenty of tame pieces for those looking to approach the trend more subtly. So, have at it — and make this unique accessory your own.

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