It's an easy way to switch up and transform your existing wardrobe. Mix it up! Subtle shifts in your jewelry style can add a dash of pizzazz to your day. (Especially if it is grumpy outside or if mandatory scarf-wearing is ruining your necklace game.)
Hair up or down? Either works.
Glint and sparkle peeking out from hair...or a sleek bob to showcase and create a focal point. Either way, be sure to keep other jewelry to a minimum to maximize the eye-catching impact of statement earrings.
Colored stone earrings add a fun, fresh look to your palette.
Suzy Landa's whimsical earrings are inspired by the geometry of an octahedron. She uses 18 karat rose gold outlines the shape which encloses eight expertly-cut trillion shaped aquamarines in each earring. Deep, gemmy, aquamarine blue paired with warm rose gold make these a delight both spectrally as well as architecturally. Wear these colorful geometric stunners paired with something more linear in a second piercing to create a look that demands attention.
Carolyn Keys tells us that she "creates modern hand made jewelry for the fierce and the fearless"
. Her pieces are inspired by her former career as an architectural designer and are fabricated in her studio. The reflective hammered sterling silver shows movement and shifting mirror-like reflections of the surroundings, for those who like to keep their "extra" for their earrings. Staff favorite? Her Maxima Punk earrings, although the Stonehenge earrings run a close second!
Unusual in shape and form, adorning a pair of Bagues earrings from the Barcelona collection is like wearing a stained glass window in a sphere or a globe from antiquity--rife with the dust and glory of exploration and exotic places. 18 karat gold provides the lattice-work for fired enamel inspired by the colors of the Mediterranean. Light streams through the translucent panels, making them ideal to wear with an elegant up-do, or with a simple ponytail to carry the joy of kaleidoscopic color into the everyday these earrings focus on the bending of light over sleek matte silver and into glimmering gold hollows for a look that is subtly audacious!
Inspired by architecture, made by hand, these earrings are masterful creations that are eye-catching and a sure way to elevate your daily style.
The best thing about bold statement earrings? They can transform an understated outfit into a show-stopper. It's not overly complicated to tote a pair with you for a quick day-to-evening switch up. Your favorite jeweler is happy to teach you about best practices for storage. There's nothing wrong with wearing a conversation-starter, after all!