What are the ultimate go-to earrings in the perfect jewelry box? Princess cut stud earrings, of course. Find just the right size to match your daily style with our carat weight comparison.






0.56 carats

DAINTY: 0.56 carats and below



Great for more laid-back looks. Also a good size if you wear lots of other jewelry, so they don’t compete for attention.

0.71 carats

SIMPLE: 0.71 carats



Between 0.5 and 1 carat is a sweet spot for everyday wear. They’ll never look out of place.

0.99 carats

MODERATE: 0.99 carats



Studs at this size add a bit more flash. From professional to casual, these classic size studs complete any outfit.

1.24 carats

Bold: 1.24 carats



Big and bold, these studs will fit in the boardroom or out on date night. They’ll also dress up your everyday looks.

2.01 carats

Flashy: 2.01 carats and up



Studs that are 2.01 carats or larger will draw all eyes. Keep your other jewelry simple to let these stunners shine.






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