Halle Berry wearing Roberto Coin earrings and posing on the red carpet at the Golden Globe Awards

The Perfect Match: Find the Right Earrings for Your Face Shape


Published on May 16, 2019

With so many earring trends to choose from these days, the task of selecting the right one for you can prove daunting. Even at Roberto Coin, the designer has a collection that encompasses hundreds of earring types – from studs to hoops to drops. With summer approaching, we know how tempting it is to pull your hair off your face, and who doesn’t want to show off a pair of stunning earrings in the meantime? To take the guessing out of the equation, we’ve compiled a list of the best earring type to complement your face shape.


Scroll below for the perfect earring for you!



The most versatile of shapes, the utmost perfect earring for an oval face, is a teardrop.


Leslie Mann. Leslie wears the Classica Parisienne hoops in the oval shape, which echoes her face shape.

earrings-with-diamonds-4 collection-classica-parisienne-jewelry





Drop earrings and “dangles” or chandelier earrings work to elongate a round-shaped face.


Constance Wu. Earlier this year, Constance wore the Cento Diamond Chandelier earrings to the Vanity Fair Oscars party – and what a knockout look this was! Contact concierge@coinusa.com for more information.


Roberto Coin's Cento Diamond Chandelier earrings




Earrings that are wider at the bottom balance the natural shape of your face.


Kate McKinnon. Kate hit a homerun in the diamond and black jade Obelisco earrings. With a black jade stud at the top, and a wider, rectangle of diamonds as the drop, she complemented her heart-shaped face effortlessly.

Kate McKinnon wearing Roberto Coin's 18k Gold Earings with Diamons and Black Jade at the Emmy Awards

 Roberto Coin's 18k Gold Earings with Diamons and Black Jade



Hoops and earrings with angular edges are amazing for a square shape, as they draw attention to your statement-making jewelry and soften the edges of your face.


Amy Robach. The Good Morning America anchor wears Roberto Coin on an almost daily basis, and one of her go-to’s? The Perfect Diamond Hoops. This pair is perfect for her.

Any Robach of Good Morning America wearing Roberto Coin's small inside outside diamond hoop earings small-inside-outside-diamond-hoop-earrings





Length is the most defining characteristic of a narrow face, so earrings with volume work wonders.


Halle Berry. This Hollywood bombshell can truly wear anything, and her Golden Globes look did not disappoint. The Designer Gold Triangle Hoops were perfectly suited for all her beauty and curves.

Halle Berry wearing Roberto Coin's Designer Gold Triangle Hoops on the red carpet at the Golden Globe Awards Designer Gold Triangle Hoops





Cheekbones, cheekbones, cheekbones. With angles like this, earrings with straight lines work to flatter all that nature bestowed upon you.


Taraji P. Henson. With Taraji’s cheekbones, what more do you need? The award-winning actress opted for Cento Diamond Matchstick earrings – the perfect blend of delicate and modern. contact concierge@coinusa.com for more information.

Taraji P. Henson wearing Roberto Coin's Cento Diamond Matchstick earrings to the Emmy Awards Roberto Coin's Cento Diamond Matchstick earrings


Discover the pieces featured on these covers.


More for you