Of course we love a simple streamlined metal hoop as much as the next jewellery aficionado, but we are also drawn to the notion of twisting a trusted formula around from time to time. So, from Graff’s round of pear-shaped gems to Sabine Getty’s pink topaz ‘Wiggly’ deflated hoop, we present the Wallpaper* jewellery editors’ pick of playful alternatives.
Left, ‘Antumbra’ earring in gold and blackened silver, £1,100 per pair, by Sian Evans. Right, hoop earring with diamonds (4.07ct) and emeralds (6.69ct), price on request, by GraffAs originally featured in the Precious Index, our new watches and jewellery supplement (see W*218). Photography: Iringó Demeter. Fashion: Lune Kuipers. Watches & Jewellery Director: Caragh McKay
‘Tattoo’ clip-on earring in oxidised silver and yellow gold with diamonds (3.84ct), price on request, by Jessica McCormack; ‘Melody of Colours’ earring in pink gold with white diamonds (3.74ct), brown diamonds (4.62ct) and briolette spessartites (47.7ct), £103,800 per pair, by De Grisogono. Top, £575, by Victoria Beckham
Left, ‘Acte V Newport’ earring in white gold with onyx and diamonds (1.99ct), £69,000 per pair, by Louis Vuitton; ‘Goutte de Lumière’ earring in white gold with rock crystal and diamonds, price on request, by Boucheron. Right, ‘Ligne Perve’ ear cuff in yellow gold with diamonds, £4,520, by Sophie Bille Brahe, from Dover Street Market
Left, ‘Suspensions’ earring in pink gold with diamonds (5.24ct), price on request, by Repossi, from Dover Street Market; Bodysuit, £40, by Repetto. Right, ‘Wiggly’ deflated hoop earring in yellow gold with pink topaz (4.6ct), £6,500 per pair, by Sabine Getty; dress, £470, by Missoni
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