19 Pins and Patches Your Pop Culture-Obsessed BFF Will Adore
Tell your bestie to bust out that white-washed denim jacket, because we have a fresh round of must-have pins and patches to adorn that baby. Fashion’s tiniest go-to accessories have endured as a staple for literally decades, so it’s hard to go wrong with the fab little wonders. The hautest versions RN include fun, enamel renditions that the pop culture guru in your crew *needs.* We’re talkin’ stylish pieces featuring characters like Leslie Knope and the Powderpuff girls. Your pin-loving BFF will be so pumped to add some (or all!) of these picks to her throwback look — so get to shoppin’!
1. Georgia Perry Rihanna Pin ($20): Your resident fashionista will look like she’s “Phresh Out the Runway” when she rocks her 18-karat-gold-plated, RiRi-inspired pin.
2. Treat Yoself Motel The Burn Book Patch ($6): This pin is so fetch that any gal rocking it can *totally* sit with us.
3. Charming Afternoon Leslie Knope Enamel Pin ($13): Who wouldn’t want the founder of Galentine’s Day hanging out on their coat? We think your bestie will feel the same way.
4. The Powerpuff Girls Blossom Enamel Pin ($5): Since your squad prob doesn’t have time to sit in front of the TV on Saturday mornings, remind your BFF of the good ol’ days with her fave Powderpuff Girl.
5. Heartificial Orange Is the New Black Piper Chapman Enamel Pin ($6+): Litchfield’s newest inmate has arrived! If your BFF is an OITNB fan girl, she’ll rock this baby every chance she gets.
6. Shop Kerry Larue Audrey Hepburn Enamel Pin ($8): Does your bestie know all of the words to Roman Holiday and Breakfast at Tiffany’s? If the answer is yes, help her pay homage to her beloved movie siren, Audrey Hepburn.
7. Heartificial Gilmore Girls Enamel Pin Set ($11+): Your Netflix binge partner has seen every episode of Gilmore Girls and couldn’t wait to watch the revival many, many times. With that level of GG commitment, we think she deserves to rock the ladies on her lapel!
8. Katie Gabrielle Mindy Kaling Enamel Pin (S12): It may be your gal pal’s endless wardrobe of brightly colored prints, or just her affection for Mickey D’s Big Macs — either way, she and Mindy are kindred spirits.
9. Fair Goods Be Swift Pin ($9): Hey, Tay Tay, Hey! It’s time to shake it off with this stylin’ number!
10. Heartificial Ross & Rachel Enamel Pin Pack ($11+): Before Kimye, there was Ross and Rachel. No matter which team your girl was on, we’re sure she’ll be down with keeping them together.
11. Radical Dreams Michelle Obama Lapel Pin ($10): Michelle O. may not be our first lady anymore, but she will forever be a classic style icon. When your friend needs a boost of life inspo, this pin will remind her to go high when others go low.
11. Georgia Perry Prince Lapel Pin ($20): There’s no better way to make your BFF’s outfit stand out than with a little help from the one and only Prince!
12. Punky Pins Eleven Enamel Pin ($8): Stranger Things had her at hello. Keep her love for the show fresh with Eleven’s HBIC face.
13. Good Hustle Aaliyah Pin ($10): If your best lady has a stack of ’90s music on vinyl, gift her Aaliyah and remind her that she’s “One in a Million.”
14. Georgia Perry Bowie Lapel Pin ($20): Grab this Bowie pin to help the dancing queen in your life always stay true to herself.
15. Heartificial Daria and Jane Enamel Pin Pack ($11+): Bring back a hint of ’90s nostalgia to the fashion guru’s wardrobe with MTV’s sassy duo, Daria and Jane.
16. Georgia Perry Beyonce Lapel Pin ($15): Make your friends BeyHive membership official with an enamel pin fit for a queen.
17. Charming Afternoon Devil Wears Prada Enamel Pin ($13): Anna Wintour’s got nothing on this ice queen. Even if your friend wasn’t a fan of Meryl Streep’s icy character, she’ll love the reference from a classic pop culture film.
18. Georgia Perry Vintage Ghosts Patch ($6): Nothing says, “I own fashion” like a vintage Pac-Man patch. Your bestie’s jackets and tote bags are dying to be customized with this throwback wonder!
19. Caroline Goldfarb Britney Pin ($15): Because let’s be honest: No hip pin collection is complete without Britney Spears.
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