Hoop earrings have always been a jewelry staple but like any other trend, they’ve evolved over the decades. In the 70s, women wore them with disco print head scarves and in the 90s, with graphic tees and light wash jeans. Today, there really aren’t any rules. Whether you’re on the hunt for a fun and flashy pair to complete your spring outfit or an everyday hoop that exudes understated cool, we’ve got you covered. Check out our best (and most stylish) hoop earring picks for wearing day-to-night and making heads turn every hour.
Aka Jewellery Concord Lobe Cuff Earrings ($120)
These unconventional hoops aren’t your ordinary earrings. The thin cuff wraps over the ear to create the optical illusion of a conch piercing but secures onto the ear with a centered post. Match them with a ribbed tee or a chunky sweater.
Cristina Ramella Travel the World Hoop Earrings ($140)
Wear your (wanderlust) heart on your sleeve with these chunky gold hoops. The ultimate must-have accessory for every fashionable jet-setter, you’ll want to slip them in your travel pouch for ‘gram-worthy #ootds.
If you’re more of a minimalist, these diamond earrings are just for you. The dainty mini size offers just the right amount of subtle sparkle and is a gorgeous alternative to your everyday studs.
Amarilo Seamless Hoops ($115)
These threader hoops are available in three sizes for every mood. Go with the small size on the daily, the medium for a night out, and the large for when you really want to make a statement.
Hissia Onyx Hoop Earrings Chloe ($149)
Go big and bold with these boho-inspired hoops. Crafted in Spain with black onyx cabachon gemstones, they practically enter the room before you do.
Gamin Eileen Earrings ($334)
Two are better than one, especially when it comes to these double-hoop earrings from NY-based brand Gamin. This elegant drop-down take on the classic hoop is best paired with a sleek ponytail for really showing them off. They come in both silver and gold.
Lele Sadoughi Nest Earrings ($150)
Go avant-garde with these sculptural and lightweight hoops. They’ll instantly add that cool girl factor to your look without weighing down your ears.
Colette Malouf Gemology Hoop Earrings ($118)
Get into that vacation state-of-mind with these gradient lucite beauties. Pair them with a breezy dress and a rattan tote for major summer vibes.
Amarilo Winslet Hoops ($250)
These delicate gold hoops can be worn a million different ways. Keep the beads in for a refined drop-down look, remove the beads to go plain and classic, pair them with studs, or double up on one ear for a unique, asymmetrical aesthetic.
Still searching for a solid pair of hoops? Check out our full collection of hoop earrings from emerging jewelry designers.