With the hot days ahead, your style is in dire need of a revamp – and the easiest to do just that is with the help of a few statement accessories. This hot season, give your style a big boost with a few pairs of earrings that bring on the summer vibes in full force. From the nature-created to the boho and from the floral-infused to the eclectic, here are the hottest and trendiest five summer earrings with tempting price tags – all under $100.
- Beach Souvenirs: Drop and Dangle Pearls
You can’t think of summer without thinking of the inviting beach – and there’s no beach style without, you guessed, pearls. The way to wear them this summer: think chic dangly styles, complete with unexpected off-round pearls. And if your style is less on the dainty and discreet side and you’re a maximalist at heart, you can always grab another summer hot trend: statement pearl hoops – the bigger, the better.
Our Pick: The Pearl Source Freshwater Baroque Pearl Dangling Tincup Earrings, $99
Real pearls don’t need to be attached to exorbitant price tags – and these darling Freshwater Baroque Pearl Dangling Tincup Earrings from The Pearl Source are the perfect example of that. Available in white or yellow gold, this pair features AAA quality pearls with mirror-like luster, iridescent in any light – from the beach to the cocktail party.
- Garden Party: Floral Vibes
Spring might technically be the season of florals, but this summer is all about those lush blooms in the prettiest hues. Hop on the garden party trend by embracing statement pieces that feature acrylics, beading, as well as soft fabrics (like our chiffon pair below) and send out flower power vibes wherever you go.
Our Pick: The Stella + Ruby Long Chiffon Flower Earrings, $55
Say YES to the ‘pretty in pink’ look with these adorably girly earrings from Shopbop: the Long Chiffon Flower Earrings by Stella + Ruby. In a lovely coral hue, these beauties feature delicate bead detailing and a seductive linear drop silhouette that provides flirty movement.
- Nature’s Treasures: Shell Accents
And speaking of beach souvenirs, pearl earrings are not the only ones that are making a strong comeback. This summer, be prepared to update your jewelry collection with yet another quintessential beach souvenir, namely seashells. Starfish, urchins, cockle shells and all their cousins are present on the runways currently, adorning the hottest summer fashions.
Our Pick: The Lena Bernard Conch Drop Earrings, $68.00
Anthopologie brings you the widest range of seashore-inspired jewelry pieces this season, and these Lena Bernard Conch Drop Earrings are on top of our shopping list. The verdict is in: beach-boho done right when you’re sporting this pair that comes with brass details and genuine shells in ivory hues.
- Elevated Bohemian: Beaded Fringe
Elevated summer style comes with the mandatory pair of dangle earrings. And while last summer was all about the tassels, 2019 brings with upgraded fringe – beaded fringe, that is. Sand beads adorn the widest types of jewelry pieces this hot season, but beaded earrings in particular are experiencing a major fashion moment.
Our Pick: The Kenneth Jay Lane Beaded Waterfall Earrings, $85
‘Statement’ is an understatement when talking about these earrings that definitely make a powerful fashion entrance. With their waterfall-like silhouette and intense burgundy hue, these beauties from Kenneth Jay are all about the elevated bohemian, just in time for all the beach parties and garden weddings this summer has to offer.
- Mish-Mash Effects: Bold Prints
Eclectic vibes all around with this new wave of bold, graphic earrings that’s taking the market by storm. Vibrant hues, luscious acrylics or stone and mish-mash combinations are all IN this summer, so get your own loud and fun pair, ideal for a summer party to remember.
Our Pick: The Lele Sadoughi Mini Stacked Stone Earrings, $98
Embrace all the color and all the patterns this summer with these super-fun earrings from Nordstrom: the Lele Sadoughi Mini Stacked Stone Earrings, that perfectly master the art of mix & matching. Featuring a bold combo of shapes and textures, this pair brings on all the drama, complete with a welcomed touch of glimmer and sparkle.