Just as any fashion trend, jewelry styles come and go with the times, rising in falling in popularity. Remember back to the ‘90s and what do you recall? That’s right—hoop earrings were all the rage. And like other fashion trends from that decade that are making a comeback, so are hoops.
Hoop earrings are a classic style that can be worn with so many outfits in so many ways. Depending on your personal style, there are lots of different hoop shapes and sizes that will fit your individual taste and look.
For those who still want that high bling look, choose hoops that are encrusted with diamonds. This “go big or go home” vibe makes sure that you still have the drama and glamour present, and when they peek out from behind your hair, that little flash of sparkle goes a long way.
Looking for a more unique twist on traditional hoops? Many designers are showcasing details that give a new flair to a classic style. Whether it’s engraving, added shapes or symbols, or even a monogram, these touches give your hoops personality that makes them a truly special piece. Check out these cross hoops that are great for people who like to show their spiritual side.
If your style is more conservative and you prefer jewelry that leans more toward the subtle side, “huggie” hoops are for you! This style of hoop is small and “hugs” the earlobe. Huggies are great for those who love to wear simple stud earrings, but what to change it up from time to time. Try this look for your casual weekend outfits, as well as your formal events, as their versatility makes them a favorite go-to for many women.
Yellow gold hoops may feel like the ultimate throwback to the ‘90s, but today’s version is a sleek and modern revamp. Try gold hoops that are thin and dainty, which is a contrast from the heavy golds of decades past. These thin gold hoops feel like and airy, and even though they’re larger in size, the thinness prevents them from weighing down your look.
Feeling tired of the same old metals and same old gemstones? Check out the newest trend in hoop earrings, which is alternative materials like enamel, wood, and more. These styles have a fun and eccentric look that really shows off your personality. For those who want something truly unique, styles like these green jade hoops will be a statement in your collection.
Finally, another classic style is the combination of hoop and bead, where the bead is threaded onto the hoop, giving a new and interesting look. This set of sterling silver with added pearl detail is a great choice for a timeless look. Pearls are also super trendy today, so this combination will have you on the forefront of what’s hot!
In all, hoop earrings will never completely go out of style—women have loved wearing them for hundreds, if not thousands, of years. Browse our extensive assortment of hoops to find the perfect style for your personality and look.