A little bit glam and a little bit understated is a great way to describe these black leather hoop earrings with gold and sterling silver accents. These leather earrings can pair well with a more casual outfit, or you can use their shiny metal accents to help dress up an outfit that's already a little bit fancy. The gold in the earrings is at least 5 percent 14-karat gold, so they're a good way to add a valuable piece to your jewelry collection without breaking the bank. Remember to remove your earrings when swimming in order to properly preserve the leather!
Length: 2 x 1 1/4inches
Materials: Leather, gold filled, sterling silver earwires
About Gold Filled: "14/20" gold-filled material is made with 14-karat gold and the gold represents 1/20th (or 5%) of the total weight of the material. Gold filled findings have an actual layer of 14K gold and is considered of greater value and quality over "Gold plated" items. "Gold Plated" items have a microscopic layer of gold that can be easily scrapped and damaged. "14/20" Yellow gold filled materials are a wonderful, cost effective option to its sister, 14K gold. Although Gold-Filled is not new, there is renewed interest in the material due to the high cost of precious metals.
Leather care: As with any jewelry that is worn, special care should be taken with leather. Although it is durable, leather does not like being in water. Over time it can wear the leather and make it weak. It is recommended to remove your leather jewelry before swimming or bathing. Do not sleep in your leather jewelry.