Is society becoming more violent? Maybe, maybe not—but weapons are definitely becoming more and more fashionable. This collection of weapon-inspired accessories is proof that people may not like to use weapons (for the most part) but they certainly like to wear them.

From gun earrings to bullet-covered ballet shoes, this collection of weapon-inspired accessories will bring out the badass in you even if you’ve never held a gun before in your life.

Implications - Consumers are looking for a bolder aesthetic in their products. No longer trying to blend in, shoppers are seeking out styles that will help them differentiate themselves.