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Egyptian Arabesque Gold Earrings

$79.00

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Arabesque designs—repeating geometric patterns of flowers and animals—are often found in Middle Eastern art and architecture. In Islamic art, these never-ending patterns symbolize a spirituality that extends beyond the visible world. These 24-karat gold-vermeil earrings pair intricate arabesque design with a timeless style. Gold vermeil is a technique first used in 18th-century France for gold-plating sterling silver.


Handmade in Cairo. 2" long.


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Egyptian Arabesque Gold Earrings
 
3.8

(based on 18 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

63%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Beautiful (14)
  • Stylish (14)
  • Good quality (11)
  • Good length (9)
  • Versatile (9)

Cons

  • Difficult to clasp (4)
  • Heavy / bulky (3)

Best Uses

  • Dates / night out (12)
  • Formal occasions (11)
  • Everyday (8)
  • Office (6)
  • Travel (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Stylish (9), Classic style (7), Comfort-oriented (5), Modern (5), Practical (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (10), Yes (6)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Well-made and so beautiful

These earrings are so beautiful and I've worn them so often since I bought them (a year ago, I think?) that I just purchased another pair in case I lose my current pair...Read complete review

These earrings are so beautiful and I've worn them so often since I bought them (a year ago, I think?) that I just purchased another pair in case I lose my current pair or they stop making them or something. These are my favorite earrings that I currently own, minus family heirlooms. They are very well made and haven't tarnished at all nor have I had any trouble with the clasp. The only scenario where I wouldn't wear them would be certain traveling situations, because it's pretty clear that they are real gold, and even though they're small and tasteful, that's just not very nice to flaunt them in some situations. Aside from that, I would wear these to any occasion, including just around the house -- because I enjoy them that much.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

BEWARE: NOT GOLD!

The earrings are stated as "24-karat gold-vermeil". However, gold never tarnishes! I bought two pairs; one for myself and one for my daughter. I noticed that within two weeks...Read complete review

The earrings are stated as "24-karat gold-vermeil". However, gold never tarnishes! I bought two pairs; one for myself and one for my daughter. I noticed that within two weeks mine began to tarnish. My daughter came to visit, and stated that she had worn hers very seldom, but had also noticed that they were tarnishing. Shame on NGS for claiming that the earrings are gold, when indeed they are not!

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(5 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Well-made and so beautiful

By Becky213

from Boston, MA

About Me Classic, Modern, Stylish

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Beautiful
  • Good Length
  • Good Quality
  • Stylish
  • Unique
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday
    • Formal Occasions
    • Night Out
    • Office

    Comments about Egyptian Arabesque Gold Earrings:

    These earrings are so beautiful and I've worn them so often since I bought them (a year ago, I think?) that I just purchased another pair in case I lose my current pair or they stop making them or something. These are my favorite earrings that I currently own, minus family heirlooms. They are very well made and haven't tarnished at all nor have I had any trouble with the clasp. The only scenario where I wouldn't wear them would be certain traveling situations, because it's pretty clear that they are real gold, and even though they're small and tasteful, that's just not very nice to flaunt them in some situations. Aside from that, I would wear these to any occasion, including just around the house -- because I enjoy them that much.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    3.0

    Acceptable but somewhat disappointing!

    By Southern Magnolia

    from NC

    About Me Classic, Stylish

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Stylish
    • Unique
    • Versatile

    Cons

    • Too Delicate

    Best Uses

    • Night Out

    Comments about Egyptian Arabesque Gold Earrings:

    Satisfactory service and delivery.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    1.0

    Difficult Clasp

    By Sam

    from Cornville, AZ

    About Me Practical

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Difficult To Clasp

      Best Uses

      • Night Out

      Comments about Egyptian Arabesque Gold Earrings:

      I cannot do the clasp

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

      (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Beautiful

      By rogersrosie

      from Los Gatos, CA

      Pros

      • Beautiful
      • Good Quality
      • Unique
      • Versatile

      Cons

      • Tarnishes Easily
      • Too Heavy

      Best Uses

      • Formal Occasions
      • Night Out

      Comments about Egyptian Arabesque Gold Earrings:

      I wore them everyday and they started ro elongate the pierce in my ear because they are so heavy. I think they are best suited for ocassional use.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Simply beautiful

      By Janie who LOVES earrings

      from Forest Ranch, CA

      About Me Classic, Comfort-Oriented, Stylish

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Beautiful
      • Good Length
      • Good Quality
      • Stylish
      • Unique
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday
        • Formal Occasions
        • Night Out
        • Office
        • Travel

        Comments about Egyptian Arabesque Gold Earrings:

        These earrings are a timeless gem! They are beautifully made, and just the right weight. They can be worn with anything. I have very long hair, and they still stand out when wearing them. The quality is superb!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        I absolutely love the earrings.

        By Betty the shopper

        from southfield, MI

        About Me Stylish

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Beautiful
        • Good Length
        • Good Quality
        • Stylish
        • Unique
        • Versatile

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday
          • Formal Occasions
          • Night Out
          • Office
          • Travel

          Comments about Egyptian Arabesque Gold Earrings:

          was on time

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          BEWARE: NOT GOLD!

          By SheLuvsGold

          from Emeryville, CA

          About Me Classic

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Beautiful

          Cons

          • Tarnishes Easily

          Best Uses

            Comments about Egyptian Arabesque Gold Earrings:

            The earrings are stated as "24-karat gold-vermeil". However, gold never tarnishes! I bought two pairs; one for myself and one for my daughter. I noticed that within two weeks mine began to tarnish. My daughter came to visit, and stated that she had worn hers very seldom, but had also noticed that they were tarnishing. Shame on NGS for claiming that the earrings are gold, when indeed they are not!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Classically Beautiful

            By Mama Mia

            from Austin TX

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Beautiful
            • Good Length
            • Good Quality
            • Stylish
            • Unique
            • Versatile

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Egyptian Arabesque Gold Earrings:

                Something I would like to receive. Great gift.The receiver really enjoys wearing them!

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes
                 
                5.0

                These earrings are absoulety beautiful.

                By DRC

                from Harwood, Bowie

                About Me Career, Classic, Comfort-Oriented, Modern, Practical, Stylish

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Beautiful
                • Good Quality
                • Just as pictured
                • Stylish

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Formal Occasions
                  • Night Out

                  Comments about Egyptian Arabesque Gold Earrings:

                  The gift was for ME and I love the way the look on me.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes

                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  I love the unique pattern of flowers!

                  By Lena

                  from Grand Rapids, MI

                  About Me Modern, Practical

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Beautiful
                  • Good Length
                  • Good Quality
                  • Stylish
                  • Versatile

                  Cons

                  • Difficult To Clasp

                  Best Uses

                  • Formal Occasions
                  • Night Out
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Egyptian Arabesque Gold Earrings:

                  I enjoy wearing the earrings!

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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