© Written by Rachael Taylor for Rapaport
What’s as hot as ever, and what’s on its way out.
STILL GOING STRONG
Even bigger, even better statement earrings
Long neglected as consumers favoured building up charm bracelets, stacking rings and layering necklaces, the earring is now the most talked-about jewel. Innovation has abounded as the trend for creative earrings has evolved from cuffs and climbers into asymmetric designs, solo earrings and devil-may-care pick ‘n’ mix combinations. This is a trend that will remain strong over the next year. Along with lopsided lobes, statements like huge shoulder-grazing earrings, colourful fabric tassels and eccentric faux gemstones will keep the ear a noteworthy appendage for jewellers…
This story was originally published in the December 2017 issue of Rapaport magazine. Continue reading to see layouts and download a full-sized PDF of the feature and front cover. (Main image: Katrine Kristensen)