From Chainsaw Earrings to Giant Chandelier Earrings

By: Luisa Amanda Gomes - Published: Feb 1, 2010
What is it with people’s obsession to adorn themselves? Where did somebody get the need to stab their earlobes and then have pretty little decorations hang from the newly acquired holes?

Well, whoever you are, I must thank you for such a delightful innovation. They can dangle from your ears or shimmer and shine from the lobe; wearing earrings is a great way to show personality and get attention. Whether you choose to wear book-inspired ear baubles to show your love of literacy or gun earrings for shock value, this cluster will examine the many ways earrings can express our personality.