6 of the best gold hoop earrings

Bianca Barratt
Free People

Even if you're not a big jewellery fan, a pair of gold hoops makes a subtle statement that you're stylish but not trying too hard.

Here are six of the best.

Melissa Obadash

Penny from Dirty Dancing would be proud of these- gloriously large, they’re perfect for evenings out when paired with a messy piled-up bun or tousled waves.

£40, House of Fraser, Buy it now

Blue Nile

Hammered gold keeps this pair low key and perfect for an easy day-to-night look. Made from 14K yellow gold, they’re sturdy without weighing your lobes down.

£99, Blue Nile, Buy it now


Go off piste with a pair of swirl hoops- a great hybrid between classic and innovative. Handcrafted in sterling silver, they’re coated in a gold plating.

£125, Carousel Jewels, Buy it now

Free People

Good things come in small packages; as proven by this delicate pair of sleepers. The pendulum style ball adds a focal point and they look great stacked up with multiple ear piercings.

£88, Free People, Buy it now


Chunky and burnished hoops make for a great holiday pair: classy without trying too hard. Totally nickel free, they’ll suit those with sensitive skin.

£9.99, Pilgrim, Buy it now

Astley Clarke

Spiga chain desings conjure images of Jackie O and Coco Chanel- a classic design seen on everything from handbags to Hermes scarves. Get your piece of the action with this pair of medium sized hoops, plated in yellow gold.

£95, Astley Clarke, Buy it now

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