One of the most popular types of jewelry are earrings, which today are presented in a huge variety. They have been worn since time immemorial, but the modern assortment is impressive and opens up the greatest opportunities for self-expression. They are both everyday and evening for special occasions, from petite to massive, from strict but elegant to bright, luxurious and exclusive. A great choice allows you to find the perfect option to solve any problem:
complete the image and give integrity,
emphasize the natural beauty and individuality,
decorate or beat the most modest outfit,
express the mood
reveal character traits
create a puzzle.
Properly selected products can be a self-sufficient detail or part of a set, a reflection of the inner world or a mysterious addition. It all depends on the brightness, style decision and size.
Variety of metals and their features
Various materials are used to make numerous earrings today. But silver, gold and platinum still remain noble classics, which in ancient times were carefully guarded in treasuries. Accessories made of these metals are attractive and unique in their own way:
silver - fascinate with a stylish look and “moonlight”, have a characteristic ringing and high reflectivity, are considered a symbol of elegance, good taste and miraculously transform even a modest bow;
gold - luxury in its purest form, which is distinguished by sophistication and spectacular brilliance, gives status, but at the same time, it seems to light the flame of coquetry, charm and charm;
platinum - they look simply gorgeous and are the main competitors of gold ones, they attract true connoisseurs of the best and most expensive, they withstand shocks with dignity, they are immune to scratches, so the high price is fully justified.
According to the design idea and form, decorations are classic and original, both strict and flirtatious, and laconic, bright, expressive. Among them are thin and wide, hanging, from triangles and rectangles to balls and stars, drops, moons and hearts. The most common types that enjoy well-deserved success include:
carnations - reminiscent of a hairpin with a large hat, also known as studs, are associated with true femininity, have a special charm, are considered the most comfortable and easy to wear, therefore they are recommended as the first earrings after piercing the ears;
pendants - simply called pendants, fashionable jackets, consist of a top, a movable part and a lock, differing in a more complex design, they are long and hanging, wide, miniature (cover only the lobe);
ear cuffs - an extravagant alternative to clip-on earrings that can be worn without piercing the ears, the fastening in the form of a special clip is designed for the upper part of the auricle, provides sufficient fixation, but does not cause discomfort;
rings - are a classic option that never goes out of fashion, they are smooth and corrugated, of different thicknesses and diameters, despite a very simple design, they always give a stunning effect;
double-sided - include two decorative parts, the back fragment, as a rule, is larger than the front one and its edges stand out against the background of the lobe, two-color varieties or asymmetrical designs are often found;
broaches - characterized by the absence of a fastener and the presence of a chain that stretches for fixation, they are dressed in such a way that the longer part is located behind, they look very feminine, elegant and gentle;
art deco tassels - have an elongated shape, visually correct a square and oval face, lengthen the neck, are designed for evening outings;
chandeliers - real masterpieces that resemble small candlesticks or antique chandeliers with pendants;
in one ear - a win-win way of self-expression, an unusual and independent detail that usually does not require addition.