The statement of Metal that is shiny and architectural is a statement. Classic Vintage style of the carved Croissant Crest Half Hoop stud. Very high shine and polish. 14K Gold. Platinum Over steel. Hypoallergenic. Waterproof. Wear Everyday Earring. These are designed based on what we want in our wardrobe earrings that are more than a hoop. Light enough for everyday. Stylized fashion.