Drop hoop earrings are some of the most timeless and versatile accessories out there, and can really set off an outfit.

Fortunately, a great pair of earrings doesn’t need to break the bank, either. Here are 9 excellent pairs of drop hoop earrings that you can buy for less than £50 each.

Sterling Silver & Brass Entwined Heart Earrings - Banyan Jewellery £24


These earrings combine a larger textured sterling silver heart, linked to a smaller brass heart which moves about freely– creating a stylish contrast that is attention grabbing without being overpowering.

These unique earrings are suitable for all occasions, and are a great gift for anyone who appreciates silver jewellery.

Banyan Jewellery was established in 1997, and focuses on creating designer silver jewellery, augmented with precious gemstones and metals. Their collections are precise, feature a high degree of attention to detail, and are affordable.

Sterling Silver Hammered Silver Strands Hoop Earrings - Banyan Jewellery £29


These stunning sterling silver earrings feature large textured silver loops, with attractive silver strands hanging down the centre, and resulting in a hybrid style that is sure to catch the eye as you move across the room.

There’s no outfit that these earrings won’t complement.

Sterling Silver & Peacock Pearl Hoop Earrings - Banyan Jewellery £37


Minimalistic in design, these gorgeous handcrafted earrings feature a signature look that makes them distinct from other offerings to be found on the market.

With a beautiful and stylish wavy circular design, featuring off-centre black peacock pearls in the middle, there’s something truly “organic” in this design that brings to mind elements of the natural world.

Available in two varieties – the classic white pearl, or the more modern black peacock pearl.

Circle Of Love Earrings - Sheila Kerr £40


Romantic tradition meets cool and contemporary styling, in this stunning pair of sterling silver earrings, inspired by the symbolic nature of the never-ending circle and the creation of a wedding ring.

The rough-hewn texture of these earrings, combined with the overall simplicity of the design, results in a visually striking but understated effect that is suitable for any occasion.

Sheila Kerr as a Scottish jewellery designer with over 20 years of experience in creating high quality bespoke pieces out of her studio in Ayrshire.

Traditional themes serve as a central inspiration for her work, ranging from the passionately Scottish Robert Burns collection, to the rugged details of the Alisa collection.

Her pieces feature precious metals, gemstones, freshwater pearls, and Swarovski crystals, combined to create a timeless and bold look.

Sterling Silver & Black Freshwater Pearl Teardrop Earrings - Banyan Jewellery £43


These stunning, handcrafted, sterling silver earrings take a romantic twist in the form of a stylised heart, with a beautiful inky black freshwater pearl (also known as a peacock pearl) positioned directly in the centre.

Combined with a matching pendant, these earrings could be just perfect for a Valentines date – but also work just as well for everyday wear.

Meadow Drop Earrings - Lucy Flint £46


Beautiful, ornate, and inspired by nature – these teardrop shaped earrings with a vine detail and small meadow flower are an open and fun homage to the flowers and fields that they symbolise.

Founded in 2014, Lucy Flint Jewellery creates intricate nature-inspired designs, using traditional gold and silversmithing techniques. With her great knowledge of the jewellery making process, Lucy prides herself on creating pieces that are rich in meaning and crafted with passion.

Sterling Silver Harmony Double Square Dangle Leverback Earrings - Designs by JAK £48


If you love modern and stylised designs, these delicate double square sterling silver earrings from Designs by JAK are bound to be right up your alley, and will serve as a great complement to any woman’s outfit.

With a leverback clasp, these earrings are both comfortable to wear and are also very secure – while still allowing for plenty of movement.

Based in Surrey, independent designer Jodi founded Designs by JAK to encourage women to let their personalities shine, in beautiful sterling silver. These one-of-a-kind designs combine rustic and modern aesthetics, and are handcrafted using traditional jewellery making techniques.

Sterling Silver Harmony Double Nested Circle Leverback Earrings - Designs by JAK £48


These handcrafted double-nested circle earrings create an aesthetically pleasing contrast in textures, with an inner circle made from plain round wire, and an outer circle made from beaded wire.

Gold Vermeil Geometric Dangle Earrings With Diopside - Opes Robur £49


These unique gold vermeil earrings are innovative, and are a great way to make a statement or to add a bit of variety and nuance to your wardrobe.

Handcrafted in gold plated solid silver, and finished with a claw set natural Diopside in a central hoop, with additional hanging bars. The end result that is sure to engage the eye.

Founded in 2015 by Jake Allen and Patrick McCann, Opes Robur was created specifically to make unique pieces for stand-out individuals. Both Jake and Patrick firmly believe that simplicity is beautiful – and each Opes Robur piece is based around that ethos, and is meticulously handcrafted using only the finest materials.