In the ’80s everything was large and bold, from hairstyles to shoulder pads to earrings. Power dressing and the influence of television soap series such as «Dynasty» played an important role. Jewelry became more than just a fashion accessory; it was about making a statement.
Eighties earrings were large and dramatic and a staple for any ’80s woman. Clip-on earrings were popular as pierced styles were often too heavy to wear and faux gemstones were all the rage.
Here is how to work ’80s «Dynasty» earrings trend for F/W 2018:
Crystal-embellished floral stud earrings by Balenciaga
Crystal drop earrings by Balenciaga
Closer by Wwake coated sterling silver earrings by Closer By Wwake
Smoking silver-tone, resin and crystal clip earrings by Saint Laurent
Smoking silver-tone, enamel and crystal clip earrings by Saint Laurent
Gold and silver-tone earrings by Isabel Marant
Silver-tone crystal clip earrings by Alessandra Rich
Cluster bead, silk and gold-tone earrings by Bibi Marini
Which ones are your favorites? It is so hard to decide, isn’t it?! Let’s channel our inner Alexis…
Photos: Courtesy of the Brands, via Dynasty