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Top 10 Ear Crawlers

Your Ear's Favorite Accessory Has Just Been Found

Your Ear's Favorite Accessory Has Just Been Found

When it comes to style, if would suffice to say we keep our ear to the ground. So once we started seeing ear crawlers adorn the lobes of stylists and celebrities alike, we immediately paid close attention. We’re happy to say the trend is alive and well, so it’s time to upgrade your jewelry game with the top ten ear crawlers out there. They sound a little creepy, but ear crawlers are essentially large-format earrings that traverse your ear, adding unexpected style and glamour. Think of them as the earring version of a statement necklace—when you want to get noticed, decorate your ears with any of these top ten pairs of ear crawler earrings for a new, stylish way to make conventional hoops and studs seem square. Practice your favorite updo, grab a pair for your next night out and make sure to earmark your new favorite pair of earrings. 

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October 11, 2016

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BaubleBar Saga Asymmetrical Ear Crawler Set
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BaubleBar Saga Asymmetrical Ear Crawler Set

Get the best of both worlds with this asymmetrical earring set that comes with an ear crawler and a stud. We love the teardrop crystal motif on both two pieces and the accompanying price tag—time to add some bling. 

Elizabeth and James Vida Ear Crawlers

Get the ear crawler style without all the razzle and dazzle in these white-topaz encrusted gold starbursts that are the perfect combination of understated and glamorous. 

Kenneth Jay Lane Marquis Winged CZ Ear Crawlers

Play the part of snow princess with the best of them when you don these sophisticated ear crawlers dripping in cubic zirconias and ensuring you sparkle and shine wherever you go. 

BaubleBar Olwen Ear Crawlers

Delicate and golden, you’ll love embracing the ear crawler trend when you sport these resplendent earrings with a starburst design that’ll look smashing paired with your favorite LBD. 

BaubleBar Pave Droplet Ear Crawlers

Why not coat some teardrops in crystals, wear them out of the town, and have a fantastic night? We can’t think of a single reason, and neither should you. 

Beaux Bijoux Sterling Silver CZ Curved Bar Ear Climber Crawler Earrings

Curved perfectly to run along the outside of your ear, we suggest you add some silver and flash to your style and upgrade your earring game with these beauties.

Gorjana Classic Shimmer Ear Crawlers

One of the more understated picks on our list, we love the classic design of these elegant ear crawlers that simply feature a row a shiny cubic zirconias, which is oftentimes all you really need. 

Amazon Collection Gemstone Ear Crawlers Earrings

You can wear these earrings in the crawler style as intended, or turn them upside down for a more conventional hanging earring. Either way, the lovely design and glamour are sure to come through. 

T Tahari Essentials with Crystal Crawler Stud Earrings

Pave-set round crystals give you the elegant look of the moment in these sophisticated ear crawlers that can be easily dressed up or down. 

Feramox Ear Crawler Cuff Earrings

Keep it elegant and classy when you select these olive leaf hypoallergenic earrings in sterling silver that are sure to compliment any style. 

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