Amanda’s Style File: Double-Drop Earrings
Amanda’s Style File: Double-Drop Earrings
This top earring trend for 2016, which can be gem-heavy or simple with diamonds and metal, offers a great day-to-night look. Here are 12 styles to stock up on right now.
Double-drop earrings, such as these London blue topaz and aquamarine earrings from Alexandra Mor, are one of the year’s hottest trends.
Double-drop earrings are one of the top earring styles for 2016. The two-drop style varies from double gemstone drops to diamond or metal geometric shapes, and from simple to ornate.
This earring style is flattering on nearly every face shape and transitions well from daywear to evening.
Here are some Style File selections to keep an eye out for and to consider stocking up on in the seasons ahead.
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