15 Cool-Girl Ear Piercings We Discovered on Pinterest

Amanda Montell

The ’90s called, and they want their skinny eyebrows and chunky highlights back—but the one thing they said we’re welcome to keep is the multiple-piercings trend. Every It girl we’ve seen on Pinterest lately has been rocking a cluster of hardware from her helix to her rook to her lobes and everywhere in between. And it’s giving us the itch to follow suit.

Here’s the difference though, and it’s a big one: The ’90s-inspired ear constellations of today have taken on a much more minimalist aesthetic—even more so than the layered fashion piercings we saw emerge on red carpets and runways in 2013. Thanks to the craftsmanship of bespoke piercers like J. Colby Smith (whose delicate handiwork can be seen on the likes of Zoë Kravitz and Emily Weiss), now it’s all about rock salt–sized studs, floss-thin gold hoops, and other teeny-weeny pieces. 

We know, we know: You already let your half-dozen holes close up for the last time. Or did you?

Keep scrolling to check out the chic ear piercing combos we’ve been obsessing over on Pinterest!

Now that you’re onboard with these killer looks, make sure to read up on how to prevent a piercing from getting infected in three easy steps!

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