Earrings are a piece of jewelry that has stood the test of time, having been one of the oldest forms of adornment. At first, they were worn to show one’s social status and over the years they have become a must-have fashion accessory. No matter the type, earrings will enhance your appearance.

From combining shapes, sizes, and styles – the variety of earrings, the possibilities are endless. Earrings are an accessory that can define your face and can flatter your outfit. It is important to have more than one style of earrings in your wardrobe. Here’s CMI Jewelry’s list of the top 5 earring styles every woman should have.


Here are the different types of earrings that are a must have in your jewelry box.

Hoops – Hoops come in circular and semi-circular shapes and various sizes. Small hoops bring an elegant look, while thin, large hoops create a modern, sophisticated statement.

Studs – Stud earrings are truly classic, stylish, and sophisticated. Whether it is a classic diamond or straightforward silver or gold solo, a stud set is a classic that every female needs to have. They can be worn from morning to night, as well as you can sleep in them if you forget to remove them when you go to bed. Stud earrings look great on all face shapes and can be worn for any occasion.

Drops – Drop earrings are another classic style. They are designed to dress up a look or be the finishing touch to your evening gown. They are designed to simply dangle from the ear and offer a flawless, feminine look.

Pendant – Pendant earrings are found in a variety of shapes and colors of gemstones. They are versatile and can work with the most casual outfit for a day of shopping or the most elegant evening gown.

Huggies – Huggies are smaller, wider versions of hoops. They are classic and minimalistic in style and can finish off your look. They are a wardrobe staple for any woman


A piece of fine jewelry is a special way to celebrate life’s achievements. From anniversary to graduation, Mother’s Day to Father’s Day, we can help you select a gift of timeless beauty. Our Jewelry Store carries a variety of beautiful rings and other jewelry. CMI Jewelry offers one of the largest selections available for all budgets.

Call today at 919-872-3346, or visit our showroom at 6501 Falls of Neuse Rd. Raleigh, NC 27615