Art Deco Statement Earrings: Vintage Inspired Jewellery with a Modern Twist
October 16th, 2018
The Art Deco era has an unmistakable style that lends itself well to stunning jewellery pieces that make a statement. Read on to learn more about this style and how it has translated into some of our jewellery experts favourite statement earring designs!
What goes around comes around and you will find the same in fashion and accessories. One of the latest jewellery trends hearkens back to the early decades of the 1900s: Art Deco statement earrings. The Art Deco movement first thrived from the 1910s to the 1930s with its initial jewellery heyday in the 1920s.
How to Wear Art Deco Statement Earrings
Art Deco jewellery blends best with fashions that share its design highlights – pleats, proportion, length. The long, drop nature of these earrings pairs well with formal gowns of tea length or full length. Linen or silk trousers coupled with a chiffon or silk blouse also proves well-matched.
Sweep hair up and off of the face to showcase the exquisite shape and texture of these gem encrusted baubles. Those with pixie cuts or other short hairstyles will find Art Deco statement earrings made for their look since its clean, geometric styling mirrors those cuts.
Choosing a Pair of Art Deco Statement Earrings
Some of the latest designs of Doves by Doron Paloma recall the era of The Great Gatsby and the Roaring Twenties. Each pair combines fine gemstones and 18K yellow gold, with each pair differing in the settings, stone shape and the gemstones used.
This pair of rectangular drop earrings drips 2.05 carats of round pave diamonds from your ears while its 12.86 carats of emerald-cut onyx nestles in a prong setting. These luxurious art works perfectly compliment a formal gown in black, white or silver. Wear them to the opera or a fundraising gala.
The triangular design of this pair of resembles gold daggers dangling from your ears. It features 0.67 carats of round diamonds surrounding 1.50 carats of round onyx in a prong setting. Pair these stunners with a linen or wool pantsuit to accentuate a classic office look.
The angular petals of this drop set are reminiscent of Egyptian designs. It's easy to imagine Cleopatra wearing them. They feature 0.55 carats of bezel set round diamonds and 1.08 carats of pave emerald cut onyx. Pair these with a drop-waisted evening gown for a night out on the town.
Founder Doron Hakimian's design on these beauties features the architectural designs of the 1920s. The length on these shows the sparkling beauty of the 0.48 carat bezel set round diamonds and the 4.31 carats of pave emerald shaped onyx. They lend themselves to long, pleated skirts and tunic tops.
They combine 0.47 carats of bezel set round diamonds, 2.52 carats of round, pave-set mother of pearl and 3.92 carats of onyx. Pair these with a wrap dress in black and white.
The circular shapes of these stunners evoke infinity. That's how long their beauty lasts, too. They combine 1.14 carats of round, pave onyx and 1.45 carats of round diamonds in a prong setting. The versatility of this pair lends itself to your next board meeting or dinner party.
Finding the Perfect Pair at Damiani Jewellers
Visit Damiani Jewellers to view these exquisite pieces and more. We can help you find the perfect Art Deco statement earrings for everyday or special occasions. Our vast selection offers you a plethora of choices suitable for any occasion and our knowledgeable staff can help you make a wise purchase, even if it's your first diamond purchase.