The Prettiest Fall Earring Trends That Have a Wow Factor

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The F/W 19 runways were drenched with a range of fresh jewelry trends—but it’s the fanciful earring moments we’re focusing on today. Because honestly, it’s really shaping up to be the season of earrings, as bold and sparkly picks take the front seat over the dainty silhouettes that reigned supreme in the past. Yep, this is all thanks to designers like Stella McCartney and Alexander McQueen who weren't afraid to push it with risk-taking designs such as crafty, multicolor danglers and heavy-metal stunners.

With that, we bring you the seven fall earring trends dominating the season. While some of the statement-making styles might not seem suitable for the faint of heart, most of the runway-inspired styles out there in the market are actually quite approachable. Ahead, learn all about the trends the fashion crowd loves, and shop our favorite corresponding earring picks. Trust—your fall outfits will crave the pretty accents coming your way.

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That favorite DIY project from your youth is now one of the top trends of the season as quirky earrings made out of crafty objects like paper clips and beads enter the spotlight in a major way.

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The crystal-earring trend isn’t going away anytime soon. For fall, though, test out the more dramatic, chandelier silhouettes to add a glimmering finish to a forward fit.

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The asymmetrical jewelry trend continues to hold strong as designers from 3.1 Phillip Lim to Hellessy sent models down the runway with different earrings in each ear to spice up a look.

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Classic gold hoops will clearly never go out of style, but don’t underestimate the power of a bold hoop with exaggerated details to amp up even the most basic fall outfit.

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While frilly and frayed tassels have been around for seasons, the look of this season is a bit more sophisticated in metallics and other on-trend materials.

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Don’t be afraid to lean into that rebellious side with a range of punk-esque earrings featuring spikes and studs. Silver happens to be the metal du jour here as the ideal contrast against an all-black look.

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Subtlety really has no game for fall with extra-long earrings dominating the fashion sphere. For the most impactful look, try just one elbow-grazing style to make a statement.