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Earring Jackets add Style to your Studs

Updated on March 13, 2010

Dress Up Your Diamond Studs with Beautiful Earring Jackets

If you have a favorite pair of diamond (or other gemstone) studs, you can quickly and easily change your look simply by adding a pair of earring jackets.

Earring jackets are jewelry components that you add to earring studs by slipping the post of the earring through a hole in the jacket. They are interchangeable depending on the size of the stud. Some, like the ones shown here, are usable with any size of stud or pearl earring.

My Favorite Earring Jackets!

14k White Gold Diamond Earring Jackets for 1/2 Carat Stud Earrings (1/2 cttw, I-J Color, I1-I2 Clarity)
14k White Gold Diamond Earring Jackets for 1/2 Carat Stud Earrings (1/2 cttw, I-J Color, I1-I2 Clarity)

What a happy customer had to say: "I purchased these on sale and liked them so much, I wanted to have them appraised and insured in case I lost them. My local jeweler just appraised them at 5x the regular price. The jackets I rec'd looked to me (and my jeweler) to be GHI color and SI2 clarity.I wear these with my .54 ctw diamond studs (that's .27 each side) and they fit, though the studs sit higher than the jackets. If you want them to sit flush, you'd have to wear them with .40-.50 ctw studs.I was thrilled and wear these with diamond studs, and also with 4mm amethyst and blue topaz (in sterling silver) studs I purchased through Amazon for about twenty bucks per pair. These jackets give you a lot of versatility and a lot of sparkle for the great price."


Presto Chango!

I have always loved earring jackets because they are an easy way to change the look of basic studs. I am more of a pearl girl, and jackets work wonderfully with pearls as well as gemstones. There are hundreds of different styles available to accentuate whatever style of earrings you like to wear. Below, I have displayed a few of my favorites that are being sold by Amazon.

Should I send this page to my husband to "proof-read"? (wink, wink) Or, is that too obvious?

Delicate and Flowery Earring Jackets!

14 Karat Yellow Gold Small Flower Earring Jackets
14 Karat Yellow Gold Small Flower Earring Jackets

These would look wonderful with pearls or pastel colored gemstones like amethyst or topaz.


These Earring Jackets Turn Your Studs into Hoops!

These Earring Jackets are Perfect for a Night Out!

Earring Jackets To Love or Knot!

14k Polished Love Knot Earrings Jackets - JewelryWeb
14k Polished Love Knot Earrings Jackets - JewelryWeb

I think these would look wonderful with emeralds or sapphires! What the heck, rubies would be great too!


What is your favorite gemstone?

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      Harshitha LM 6 years ago

      Nice idea. I have tried this and it works really well.

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      Sherry Venegas 7 years ago from La Verne, CA

      This works. Like the idea.

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      VSP 8 years ago

      great idea. Favorite gemstone, hmm, can't decide between, Jade, Lapis or Opal.

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      Sandy Mertens 8 years ago from Frozen Tundra


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      momto4 lm 8 years ago

      Beautiful! Great lens idea!

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      Cynthia Sylvestermouse 8 years ago from United States

      These are beautiful! What an awesome idea!

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      jgelien 8 years ago

      I have never heard of these. It would really give you lots of earring options. I love this unique gift idea.

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      oztoo lm 8 years ago

      What a neat idea. Beautiful lens.

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      HorseAndPony LM 8 years ago

      This is great. They look beautiful. Great gift idea.

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      myraggededge 8 years ago

      Good idea and very pretty!

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      Patricia 8 years ago

      I like them! I had never known about them. What a great idea!

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      luvmyludwig lm 8 years ago

      These are beautiful! great job!

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      Laniann 8 years ago

      I don't have the desire to own diamonds, emeralds or sapphire jewelry, but I do admire their beauty. These jackets are beautiful, certain to make many women happy to receive as a gift.

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      bdkz 8 years ago

      Very nice! Love this lens.

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      anonymous 8 years ago

      These earring jackets are quite lovely! I particularly like those first drop downs.