12 Jewelry Trends for 2016: 10 Pairs of Studs and Earring Jackets



The annual list of 12 Jewelry Trends for 2016 serves as a guideline for store purchases in the new year, highlighting pieces and materials trending now, based on the clothing, color, red carpet, and real-life influences at work in the market. Studs and earring jackets are the second trend on the list. Here are 10 new pairs for retailers to consider stocking.

Studs and earring jackets. These have shaped up to be a consumer fave! Wearing studs solo offers some versatility, while the addition of jackets builds up another cool look. Easy to understand, studs and earring jackets are available across a wide range of price points.

Editor’s Note: Prices shown are for pairs.

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Studs and jackets in silver with black rhodium and CZ, $129; Genevive

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Studs and jackets in platinum-bonded silver with simulated diamonds, $155; Lafonn

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Studs and jackets in 14k rose gold with 0.56 ct. t.w. diamonds, $1,180; Shy Creation

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Kite stud earrings and jackets in 14k gold with 7.82 cts. t.w. blue topaz, $1,660; Jane Taylor

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Studs and jackets in 14k gold with 0.0096 ct. t.w. diamonds and AA White Japanese akoya pearls, $2,750; Zhulia

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Studs and jackets in 18k gold with 0.76 ct. t.w. brown and 0.39 ct. t.w. black diamonds, $2,900; Nada G.

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Studs and jackets in 18k gold with 0.7 ct. t.w. rose-cut diamonds, $3,000; Sethi Couture

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Sorrento Collection Multi-Way Soleil studs and jackets in 18k yellow gold with cultured pearls and 0.78 ct. t.w. diamonds, $3,695; Mastoloni

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Studs and jackets in 18k gold with 3.10 cts. t.w. andaluzite, 1.95 cts. t.w. light brown baguette-cut diamonds, 0.95 ct. t.w. red sapphire, and 0.65 ct. t.w. brown diamonds, $6,680; Mary Esses

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Wreath studs and jackets in 18k gold with 10 cts. t.w. fancy-shape and round-brilliant-cut diamonds and South Sea pearls, $20,750; Elizabeth Blair

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