What are types of earrings?
There are 2 major types of earrings.
1. Pierced earrings : - To wear it, you need hole in your earlobe.
2. Non-pierced earrings : - You don't need a hole to wear it. It can be like a clip which can stick on the ear part
Both of these have many sub-types depending on which part of ear you are going to wear it. Major types of modern earrings are as following ...
Stud Earrings : Floats on your ear/earlobe without any visible trace of connection ...
Hoop Earrings : These look very much similar to a ring. They are majorly in circular / semi circular shape.
Drop Earrings : It attached to the earlobe as a hoop and below it, a gemstone or diamond part is attached through a chain, jump-ring or similar object.
Dangle Earrings : These earrings are designed to flow loosely from earlobes to the shoulder side. The major characteristic is its continuous dangling while walking or any body movement; that is the reason of its name.
Barbell Earrings : - These earrings look almost similar to real barbells. One side of the barbells can be removed to wear the pierce and barbell can be closed from there for the safety.
Huggy Earrings : - Huggy earrings got its name because it seems like they are hugging the earlobes. They are a kind of hoop earrings only but in a very small size of which the opposite part of piercing almost touches the earlobe end part.
Apart from These major types, the other types on basis of earring the place of wearing.