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Italian Gold Earrings


Have you ever asked someone why they love gold earrings? Although it may not be the same answer across the board - many would confirm that they love gold earrings simply because of the way they can make them feel. Those feelings could be confident, elegant, put together, or beautiful! Earrings have a strange power and pull over how we feel. They can do so much for us.

Earrings can express personal style by reflecting your taste, preferences, and mood. The design, material, size, and color of your earrings can all communicate something about your sense of style. Gold earrings are one of the best accessories because of their versatility, timelessness, and ability to  add a touch of elegance to any outfit. 

Continue reading to discover the beauty, versatility, and quality of Italeau’s handmade gold earrings.


18k Gold Earrings Handmade in Italy


Throughout history, gold earrings have often taken on different symbolic interpretations.  Egyptian men first wore them as a sign of class and wealth, whilst  the Romans and Greeks considered them a symbol of the lower classes, being worn predominantly by slaves. When Greek and Roman women began wearing gold earrings, they were adorned with luxurious gems like topaz and sapphire. After the Middle Ages, where people hardly wore jewelry, gold earrings came back into fashion with a vengeance, and from the dainty stud to the hoop to beautiful drop styles, it is now hard for women to imagine a life without them.  


How do you style gold earrings?

The earrings you choose say a lot about you! A carefully-selected pair of gold earrings that brings out your best features and is a perfect match for the clothes you’re wearing, is fundamental. To bring out the warmth and shine of gold earrings, wear a simple outfit.  Want to make a statement?  Focus on bolder gold styles. Gold earrings, however,  are not only to be styled according to your wardrobe. Your hairstyle, hair color and skin tone play an important role in deciding which is the best style of gold earring to wear. 


Can you wear gold earrings any season?

Gold is a versatile accessory and can definitely be worn all year round.  You might take into consideration the style of the gold earring you choose.  Dangly earrings are possibly better in the summer months when bare skin is the only thing stopping them from shining, and you don’t want them getting caught up in your cashmere scarf or wrap.  Neat, elegant studs or small gold hoops look good when your hair’s tucked into your favorite beanie hat. That said - whenever you wear your gold earrings, you’re sure to attract attention!


Are earrings made from Italian gold worth the investment?

The investment in Italian gold earrings can be evaluated by three important traits: their purity, their color and the painstaking time dedicated to producing them by skilled Italian artisan jewelers.  Purity: 18k gold consists of 75% gold and 25% alloy, giving it the beautiful luxury tone that Italian gold is renowned for. 18k gold is also a hypoallergenic option. Color: Italian gold is rich yellow; the sunny color that defines gold. Craftsmanship: Whether delicate  and embellished or bold and simple, gold earrings made in Italy are the quintessence of  status and offer superior quality and grace that shines.


Why choose Italeau for gold earrings?

When you choose Italeau, you are choosing handmade fine jewelry pieces from Italy. Italy is home of true craftsmanship because of their rigorous quality measures. Using the high quality materials like .925 sterling silver and 18k gold plating on all pieces plays a huge role in the quality assurance for Italian made jewelry.

Italeau is dedicated to producing stunning and quality pieces, but their dedication and commitment can be seen in other areas. Italeau is committed to helping the world. Each purchase from Italeau supports access to water for communities in need across the developing world. Choosing Italeau not only means choosing beauty and quality, but also plays a role in creating positive change.


Which gold is best for earrings?

You might love gold earrings, but you’re still not sure what to look for when making your selection. Essentially, the best type of gold for earrings depends largely on personal preference and budget. Some popular options include:

14K gold: 14K gold is a popular choice for earrings due to its durability and affordability. It is a good balance between quality and cost.

18K gold: 18K gold is slightly purer than 14K gold and therefore has a brighter, more yellow color. It is a good choice for those who prefer a more luxurious look.

22K gold: 22K gold is the purest form of gold commonly used for jewelry and has a rich, yellow color. However, it is also softer and more prone to scratches and dents, so it may not be the best choice for everyday wear.

When making your selection, you can rest assured knowing that the best gold for earrings is the one that meets your personal preferences and lifestyle needs. If you love it, that is really all that matters.


Why are gold earrings a wardrobe essential?

Many of us love our gold earrings so much that we simply never take them off! Or at least make them our wardrobe staple. Gold earrings can be considered a wardrobe essential for six important reasons:

Versatility. Gold earrings can be dressed up or down to match a variety of styles and outfits, making them suitable for any occasion.

Timelessness. Gold has been a popular precious metal for centuries and its timeless appeal makes it a classic and enduring choice for jewelry.

Value. Gold earrings are often considered a good investment due to the value of the metal and they can hold their value over time.

Occasion wear. Gold earrings can be worn for special occasions such as weddings, parties, and other formal events.

Personal style. Gold earrings come in a variety of styles, designs, and lengths, allowing individuals to express their personal style and taste.

Comfort. Gold is a soft metal and comfortable to wear, making it a good choice for everyday use.

Overall, gold earrings are a must-have item in any jewelry collection, offering versatility, timelessness, and personal expression. Discover the classic handmade gold earrings made in Italy from Italeau’s earring collection.


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How to care for & clean your gold earrings:

We make an effort to care for our gold earrings for many different reasons. They may hold sentimental value or they’re a monetary investment. Regardless of your why, here are some tips on how to care for and clean your gold earrings:

Store separately. Store your gold earrings separately to avoid scratching or tangling with other jewelry.

Avoid harsh chemicals. Do not expose your gold earrings to harsh chemicals such as bleach or chlorine, as this can cause discoloration and damage.

Clean regularly. Clean your gold earrings regularly using a soft cloth and mild soap and water. Rinse thoroughly and dry before storing.

Professional cleaning. Consider having your gold earrings professionally cleaned and polished every few years to keep them looking their best.

Avoid wearing them in water. Remove your gold earrings before swimming or showering to avoid exposure to chlorine or other chemicals that can cause damage.

Store in a dry place. Store your gold earrings in a dry place, away from moisture and humidity, to prevent tarnishing.

It might be difficult to resist wearing your gold earrings all day, everyday. However, in the long run, you just might thank yourself for showing some restraint. By following these care tips, you can keep your gold earrings looking beautiful and in good condition for years to come.


How do you style gold earrings?

Gold earrings can be an extension of you and your personal style. Here are some tips on how to style gold earrings:

Choose the right size. Select earrings that complement the shape of your face and are proportional to your head and neck size.

Mix and match. Pair different styles of gold earrings to create an eclectic and personalized look.

Dress them up or down. Gold earrings can be worn with both casual and formal attire, so choose a style that matches your outfit and occasion.

Consider metal tones. Choose earrings that complement the other metal tones you are wearing, such as gold bracelets or necklaces. Italuea has an extensive collection of both gold, silver, and crystal earrings. 

Match with your skin tone. Consider your skin tone when selecting gold earrings. Warmer skin tones look best with yellow gold, while cooler skin tones look best with white gold or rose gold.

Experiment with shapes. Try different shapes of gold earrings, such as hoops, studs, or drop earrings, to find what works best for you.

By experimenting with different styles and combinations, you can find the perfect gold earrings to match your personal style and wardrobe. Don’t forget to have fun with it! It’s all about personal expression and what style brings you joy.


What can you wear with gold earrings?

 An endearing quality about gold earrings is that they can be worn with a variety of outfits and styles, making them a versatile and timeless jewelry choice. Here are some suggestions on what to wear with gold earrings:

Casual outfits. Gold earrings can be worn with jeans, t-shirts, and other casual outfits to add a touch of sophistication. Even when we’re not feeling totally put together, a pair of gold earrings can completely change that mindset.

Workwear. Gold earrings can be worn to work with professional attire such as dresses, skirts, and blouses.

Formal occasions. Gold earrings are a classic choice for formal events such as weddings, galas, and other black-tie events.

Party outfits. Gold earrings can be worn with party outfits such as cocktail dresses, jumpsuits, and other special occasion attire.

Everyday wear. Gold earrings can be worn for everyday wear with outfits that range from casual to dressed-up.

Ultimately, gold earrings can be worn with a wide range of outfits and styles, making them a versatile and essential addition to any jewelry collection. Find versatility, elegance, and quality with Italeau’s earring collection.


Can you wear gold earrings any season?

Is the sky blue? Yes, of course. Gold earrings can absolutely be worn any season. Gold is a versatile and timeless precious metal, making it a suitable choice for jewelry year-round. Whether it is summer or winter, gold earrings can compliment any outfit and add a touch of elegance and sophistication to your look.

In the summer, gold earrings can be paired with light and airy outfits, such as sundresses and linen pants. During the winter, gold earrings can be worn with heavier and warmer outfits, such as wool coats and cashmere sweaters.

So, regardless of the season, gold earrings are a versatile and timeless jewelry choice that can be worn year-round to add a touch of elegance and sophistication to any outfit.


Are gold earrings trendy right now? What kind of gold earrings are in style?

Gold earrings have been a timeless and popular jewelry choice for centuries. They continue to be a trend in the fashion world. In recent years, there has been a resurgence of interest in gold jewelry, particularly with the popularity of chunky, statement earrings.

While trends in jewelry can change from season to season, gold earrings are a classic choice that never goes out of style. From simple studs to bold, statement earrings, gold earrings can compliment any outfit and add a touch of sophistication to your look.Discover the earring styles offered by Italeau.

So, while certain styles and designs may come in and out of fashion, gold earrings as a whole are a trend that will always be in style and a timeless jewelry choice for any occasion.

Gold earrings are a timeless and popular jewelry choice that come in a wide range of styles. Here are some of the current styles of gold earrings that are in style:

Hoops. Large and medium-sized gold hoops are a popular choice for everyday wear and can add a touch of elegance to any outfit.

Statement earrings. Bold and chunky gold statement earrings are in style, making a statement and adding an extra touch of sophistication to any outfit.

Studs. Although simple in design, elegant gold studs are a classic choice that never goes out of style and can be worn every day.

Dangle earrings. Long and dainty gold dangle earrings are in style, adding a touch of glamor to any outfit. For inspiration, view Italeau’s 18k gold-plated butterfly drop earrings. They add a complimentary length to your features with a touch of whimsy!

Mix and match. Mixing and matching different styles of gold earrings is a trend, allowing you to personalize your look and make a statement.

Colorful crystals. Gold earrings set with colorful crystals are in style, adding a pop of color to any outfit.

These are some of the current styles of gold earrings that are in style. However, the style that is right for you ultimately depends on your personal taste and the occasion you are wearing the earrings for. You can be playful and charming OR understated and chic. The choice is always yours.


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We pair luxury materials with cutting edge technology to offer lasting comfort.


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