TRACKING THE TREND
HRH Princess Margaret opts for a more is more approach, pairing her statement earrings with a tiara and diamond necklace, and wearing her hair in a low ponytail to show it all off. If you’ll only be sporting the earrings, a loose high bun would look equally chic.
Simone Rocha’s beaded drop earrings (and the heavenly coordinating hair slides) were the talk of London Fashion Week last season. Crystal beads, rather than diamonds and gems, are easiest to wear by day. They consistently sell out so grab these while you can. (£210, matchesfashion.com)
EIGHTIES SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL DROP CLIP ONS£125 (susancaplan.co.uk) £35 (stories.com) TRANSPARENT BEAD EARRINGS £12.99 (mango.com)
CRAZY IN LOBE Elizabeth Taylor in chandelier earrings, c 1950s GEOMETRIC EARRINGS£59 (uterque.com)