Sterling silver earrings can give a beautiful tone to almost any outfit. It can be easily understated for a formal look or flashy for a dressy look. Women generally prefer buying sterling silver earrings for its affordability and look.
There is a long list of sterling silver earrings that one can imagine. The main types of sterling silver earrings are the stud, the classic hoop, the cuff and the dangle earring. Each type of earring has its own texture and style.
- The Hoop Earring –
The sterling hoop earring is a classic for women, men, and children. When it comes to men, they can wear a small hoop in one ear. On the other hand, Women can wear just about any shape and size of hoop. The hoop earring for women ranges from small to very large. The large hoop earring is generally hollow whereas small hoops are solid sterling silver. The thing to note is that, the larger the hoop the thinner the silver.
- The Stud –
Another sterling silver earring that can be worn by children, men and women, with a stud earring, the stud can be a mount for a simple ball or simply a stone. For a stud earring, men can go with a small stone or a ball. Women who enjoy wearing stud earrings that have any number of semi-precious, precious, or synthetic stones.
- The Dangle Earring –
The sterling silver dangle earring is worn mainly by women. These sterling silver earrings come in a different shapes and styles. They can be set with marcasite, stones, and few other objects. Almost everything, that includes things like enamel and forks silver bonded teapots, can easily be shaped as a sterling silver dangle stud or earring. These earring are comes in different sizes as well. Many of the longer silver earrings can be connected with other body jewellery or are made to reach or touch the shoulders.
- The Cuff Earring –
The cuff earring is a style of sterling silver earring that curves around the earlobe of a woman. These are popular among women of all ages. Many women wear the earring that looks like a climbing animal or man. On the other hand there are cuff earrings are just sterling silver clamps that go over the earlobe. Some may have backings or chains attached to them, while others simply have a clamp.