While you can't go wrong with investing in classic jewelry in your 30s, there's nothing quite like having a go-to quirky set of statement earrings that can lift up both your look and your mood whenever you need a boost! Whether you're looking for a way brighten up your all-black wardrobe or you simply want to switch up your look (without the need to chop off your hair), these dangling and studded earrings are sure to inject some fun into your outfits:
1. Shake up the polished feel of an all-white look by rocking a pair of white floral dangling earrings.
It's the key to standing out in all-white, as flawlessly demonstrated by Megan Young.
TRY: Lily Jewelry celine, P1,350, available on lily.ph
2. For something playful yet sophisticated, try this hand-carved mother of pearl flower earrings with gold-plated leaves.
Wear it from the office to an after-work drinking session with your girls.
TRY: Lily frances in mother of pearl, P1,450, available on lily.ph
3. When it comes to statement earrings, the bigger, the better!
Big statement earrings can instantly add an extra-oomph to your formal OOTDs that you won't need to accessorize anywhere else. Put it on and you're all set to party like a señorita!
TRY: Sepa Cebu laraché fiva in crow, P1,850, available online
...Or if you're willing to splurge a little more, consider investing in this huge pair of floral earrings for a fail-proof way to punch up an outfit, as proven by Solenn Heussaff:
TRY: Sepa Cebu bella damas, P3,000 to P3,500, available online
4. A pop of color never fails to make an OOTD more interesting.
TRY: Tropik Beatnik the twist, P495, available on tropikbeathnik.wixsite.com
TRY: Frost color-block earring P315, available online
TRY: Kahri crochet and rattan drop earrings, P990, available on Seek The Uniq
5. Not a fan of bright tassel earrings? Opt for gold or neutral-colored earrings with playful shapes.
They will look just as striking and as quirky on your ears!
TRY: Rory and Sloan olsen ivory, P1,450, available on roryandsloan.com
TRY: Ciso and Zesa loreta, P350, available online
TRY: Z.N.M. the half moon set, P350, available online
TRY: February Lifestyle the “gold rush” earring, P528, available on februarylifestyle.com
6. How about putting a flower on your ear to give your basic look a fun, tropical twist?
You may or may not be on vacation right now, but you can surely wear some flowers on your ears 24/7 and look like you are—especially when you're at work (that is, if you don't have a corporate uniform).
TRY: Rosetti Jewelry jessy, P850, available online
TRY: Arete caida bloom in teal, P1,180, available on jeanjaquet.com
TRY: Arete bloom drop, P880 (from P1,080), available on jeanjaquet.com