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Top 10 Huggie Earrings

We Made Sure To Find The Best Huggie Earrings For Classic And Timeless Style

We Made Sure To Find The Best Huggie Earrings For Classic And Timeless Style

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It's no secret that we're suckers for dainty jewelry. While we love to rock our chunky chains and bold earrings, small gems have an everyday appeal that we just can't ignore. Our favorite minimalist jewelry trend right now? Huggie earrings. These tiny yet mighty accessories offer serious versatility and a silhouette that makes layering a breeze. Whether you have multiple piercings to fill or prefer to stick to one style at a time, we made sure to find the best huggie earrings for every style and budget below.

Our Method For Finding The Best Huggie Earrings

Here at R&S, we're all about getting things right the first time. Our Top 10 lists are all vetted by our data-driven algorithm that factors in real user reviews, best-seller lists, and social media buzz, which means you can shop them with total confidence. That means fewer returns, less time spent browsing, and more time spent doing literally anything else. Ahead, we've rounded up the Top 10 huggie earrings that are sure to become favorites whether you layer them or wear them alone. Keep scrolling to shop the Top 10.

Up next, shop our 10 Best Hoop Earrings for more everyday finds. Opening image: gorjana.com

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March 16, 2021

Written By:Kate Ferris

Product Expert:Georgia Jones

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The Rankings

Kendra Scott Mikki Huggie Hoop Earrings
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Kendra Scott Mikki Huggie Hoop Earrings


LOVED FOR: These small but statement-making hoops offer a chunky shape and effortless accent that's ideal for everyday wear.

RAVE REVIEW: "These are my idea of the perfect earrings! They're simple but substantial and easy to wear with a mask. I purchased both gold and silver and have worn one or the other every day since they arrived."

Madewell Chunky Huggie Hoop Earrings


STYLE WITH: Let these boyfriend huggies be the star of your layered look. Style them with stacks of thin hoops or go for a simpler look and add studs

WHY YOU NEED IT: With an antique gold finish and classic silhouette, these huggie earrings are so timeless.

Amazon Essentials Plated Sterling Silver Hinged Huggie Hoop Earrings


WHO IT'S FOR: If you'd like to add a little bling to your everyday earring look, you can't go wrong with these stunners. The cubic zirconia studs are so sparkly, they could almost pass as the real deal.

RAVE REVIEW: "I have had these for four years, and they are still some of my faves. No tarnishing, no fading of the rose gold color, and they are still just as sparkly as the day they arrived."

Shashi Cosmo Huggies


WHY YOU NEED IT: With 18k vermeil, these uniquely shaped hoops offer a smooth shine, chic silhouette, and finish that will last for seasons.

STYLE WITH: Pair these with simple studs and a chain necklace for a dainty and put-together look.

Madewell Delicate Collection Demi-Fine Huggie Mini Hoop Earrings


WHO IT'S FOR: Fit for everyday wear, these gold-plated earrings are ideal for wearing in second or even third piercing holes.

RAVE REVIEW: "I was searching for a pair of mini gold hoops to wear every day, and these fit the bill perfectly! They are substantial enough to feel noticeable while staying minimalist enough for everyday wear. I've been wearing these for about two weeks straight now with zero irritation."

Shashi Lola Pearl Huggie Earrings


WHO IT'S FOR: With 18k vermeil and freshwater pearls, these unique huggie earrings are totally safe for sensitive ears.

STYLING TIP: These huggie earrings have a slightly larger dangle than the average pair. We recommend wearing them in your first piercing hole if you decide to go for the layered look.

Mejuri Bold Hoops


WHY YOU NEED IT: These are the type of earrings that you never have to take off, and thanks to their secure locking backs, you won't have to worry about losing them.

STYLE WITH: Style these teeny gold huggies with your favorite spring dress.

Gorjana Shimmer Huggies


WHY YOU NEED IT: With options in gold, silver, or rose gold and small cubic zirconia accents, these dainty huggies offer the perfect balance of sparkle and shine.

RAVE REVIEW: "I absolutely love Gorjana pieces. Everything I’ve ever bought has been the perfect gold and so gorgeous. I’m in love with the dainty feel of these earrings—no pain to the lobes! My bridesmaids loved the shimmer huggies and bracelets I gifted too."

Gorjana Parker Huggies


WHO IT'S FOR: Undeniably a statement, these simple yet structured huggies are perfect for those that want a bolder layered look.

STYLE WITH: Pair them with a set of layered necklaces to finish off the look.

PAVOI 14K Gold Plated Huggie Earrings


WHO IT'S FOR: If you're considering replacing your go-to hoops with something a little sparklier, these super affordable earrings are an excellent choice. Decorated with tiny CZs and plated in gleaming 14k gold, they're just as glam without going overboard.

THINGS TO KNOW: These earrings are nickel-free, lead-free, and hypoallergenic, so they're perfect for those with sensitive ears.

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