Large Hoop Earrings
Big in Style: Large Hoop Earrings
Fascinated by hip hop artists wearing “bling” or chunky necklaces or rings the size of a hamburgers and even a Frisbee? Sure they look great and they’re shiny but unless you’re a hip hop artist yourself, you would not look great wearing them.
Some things are better when bigger and some are better left regular-sized. Hoop earrings, on the other hand, are a versatile type of accessory. It looks good in whatever size and design just like it looks fantastic on every face shape and skin tone.
The latest trend nowadays is large hoop earrings. Super sized and doubly stylish, large hoop earrings are not meant to overpower but to highlight. Large hoop earrings emphasize facial features or distract people from flaws, whichever you prefer. This fashionable accessory is fun, sassy and even elegant. Numerous celebrities like Hilary Duff, Jennifer Aniston, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Lindsay Lohan, Nicole Richie, Rihanna and Sarah Jessica Parker have all been sighted wearing large hoop earrings. Country cutie Taylor Swift was seen donning a fashionable David Yurman Silver Ice large hoop earrings at the 2009 Brit Music Awards. A big fan of large hoop earrings, Eva Longoria-Parker is constantly wearing large hoop earrings of different styles designed by her friend Claudia Lobao.
Just like its tiny counterpart, large hoop earrings are plain, textured or covered in gems such as diamonds, rhinestones and cubic zirconia. It is also available in yellow gold, white gold, and sterling silver.
We can’t all afford the large hoop earring brands that some celebrities are wearing but that should not stop us from being fashionable and stylish. There are a lot of equally wonderful and chic large hoop earrings available at a fraction of the cost of designer jewelry brands. Here are some of them:
• Torrid features several amazing extra large hoop earrings that are sold below $20. Their extra large gold twisted 3 hoop earrings are available for only $8.00. This design is also available in silver. Torrid’s large silver and rhinestone earrings, $14, are equally trendy and hip if not more.
• Max and Chloe, a favourite accessory store, sells large hoop earrings that are certified head turners. One beautiful Wendy Mink large hoop earrings are made from 22k lightweight vermeil yellow gold hoops. The bottom half of each large hoop earring is wrapped with small ruby stones that is simply chic and sold for $90. Other Wendy Mink large hoop earrings come in with onyx stones $65, gold nuggets $155 and mother of pearl $65. The Melinda Maria mesh large hoop earrings is a unique accessory that will surely make any woman want it. It is made from 22k gold vermeil and sold for $120.
• Lord and Taylor is another brand that offers inexpensive but classy large hoop earrings. Their Adrienne Vittadini large hoop earrings in gold or silver tone maybe sold for only $38 but it might as well be sold for 3 to 5 times its price for it is so beautiful and high quality.