The tradition of wearing something blue on your wedding day is one of the oldest in the books. The color, which is meant to represent purity, love, and fidelity, gets incorporated into a bride's wedding day look in all kinds of ways today, from hidden blue garters to bright blue shoes. But if you're looking for a way to show off your personal style, we're all about going with a gorgeous blue pair of earrings. From the classically designed to the stackable and modern, and even the completely splurge-worthy, here are the most stylish pairs of blue earrings to invest in for your something blue.
The perfect blend of classic and modern, these blue and green toned chandelier style clip on earrings are the perfect statement piece for the simpler gown. Even better? They're perfect to pair with an LBD for a post wedding date-night. ("Dahlia" gold-plated, resin, and Swarovski crystal clip earrings, $375, Oscar de la Renta available at Net-a-Porter)
Just because you're following the traditional and wearing something blue on your wedding day, doesn't mean you can't make it something totally new. We love layering these beautifully light and shimmery blue tinted opal earrings with other small matching studs from the same collection to make your something blue modern, stacked, and fun. ("Two Step" 14-karat gold opal earrings, $375, Wwake available at Net-a-Porter)
These handcrafted earrings by Rosantica are the perfect pair to win at the boho chic look on your big day. Plus, these earrings are made by hand so you won't have to worry about the vibrant threads ever loosing their beautiful royal blue color. ("Atena" tasseled gold-tone earrings, $150, Rosantica available at Net-a-Porter)
Über chic jewelry designer Pamela Love's five spike earrings are the perfect choice for bringing a little spunk and personality to your big day look. With one small stud showing on the front of the ear and the five spikes radiating out behind the earlobe, you'll automatically bring your look up to fashion-girl status. (Five spike earrings, $450, Pamela Love)
These edgy earrings by Alexis Bittar are the perfect way to include subtle pop of blue to an already composed look while still bringing some serious style. Because of the edgy meets classic design, these earrings can go with a number of different gowns and still look perfect. (Crystal-encrusted suspended-stone wire earrings with spike accent, $255, Alexis Bittar)
Classic and stylish, these simple turquoise and gold drop earrings are the best kind of balance between understated and unforgettable. Pair with anything from boho-inspired to an avant-garde dress. (Cabochon drop earrings, $4,290, Irene Neuwirth available at Barneys New York)
Sapphires, white diamonds, and white gold make these art deco style studs just as luxurious as they are gorgeous. If you've been looking for something to pair with your art-deco era dress, your search is finally over. ("Iris" stud earrings, $4,620, Deborah Pagani available at Barneys New York)