At the dawn of a season, trends emerge en masse, yet our jewelry often sees a slower transformation. In the case of earrings, hoops have been a unanimous choice for the style set as of late, but eye-catching, sculptural pieces are making their way to the forefront. Running the gamut from angular drops to geometric studs to avant-garde loops, innovative shapes are most striking in tandem with sleek hair and a simple ensemble—a look favored by fashion editors. Here, 16 statement pairs to wear now, for every budget.
Candela Novembre in Annelise Michelson earrings. Photo: Getty Images.