‘Tis the season to shine and what better way to do so than with a pair of fabulous earrings? Gone are the days of novelty Christmas trees dangling from your ears, though. We’re talking super chic, sparkly and sophisticated pairs that you will wear after the festive season too.

December is all about fabulous frivolity and the excitement of going all out with sequins and sparkle is sometimes too much to bear, but festive party wear can be super chic without needing to ‘frost’ yourself. Whether you’re looking to make a statement with glamourous diamantes or understated with simpler designs, we’ve picked 24 of the best ear candy from chandelier styles to jewel-encrusted hoops to see you through the party season and beyond. We think these finishing touches will make great gifts too. One for me, one for you…

The perfect accompaniment to your LBD, the chandelier earring is the easiest way to give your look an elevated update. A pair of irresistible earrings are your hero piece but they don’t have to break the bank. Zara’s Saint Laurent inspired diamonte drop earrings screams ‘wear me with a black velvet tuxedo’ and will surely be a hit at any party, but Monica Vinader’s more sophisticated offerings will take you from day to night and make a great gift for the women in your life.

With options to suit any budget, bring yourself or your loved ones a little bit of sparkle – we need it after last year after all.

The perfect accompaniment to your LBD, the chandelier earring is the easiest way to give your look an elevated update.

ZARA

Want to receive more great articles like this every day: sign up here