The Best Statement Earrings

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  • Update your look with a standout pair of statement earrings

    At the 89th annual Academy Awards Charlize Theron stepped out in a stunning metallic floor-length gown by Dior, but she completed her look with a dazzling pair of statement earrings.

    Her eye-catching Chopard earrings caught the attention of many admirers on social media. They were white gold and featured a staggering 59.9 carats worth of diamonds.

    Safe to say our budget doesn’t stretch to a similar pair, but seeing them sparkle reminded us of the usefulness of a great pair of statement earrings. They are a wonderful finishing flourish to an evening outfit, but they’re also a great distraction when you’ve not had time to put your make-up on, or wash your hair. And happily, they continue to be very fashionable this year.

    Whether you’re shopping for a special occasion or just want to inject some everyday glamour, a standout pair of earrings are a practical buy, honest. Watch them brighten up very serious tailoring, or add a bit of interest to an old, tatty top. And of course they can reinvent the dress you’ve worn to the last 3 weddings…

    So we’ve found the most stylish pairs around. Whatever your taste and budget, you’ll find a beautiful pair of earrings to suit you. Click through our gallery for an edit of the nicest earrings around…