Different Types Of Hoop Earring Closures. The difference is that the back metal part of the earring swings into a stationary catch that goes through the ear hole. The earring post slides into the hoop end which is hollow for a seamless.
The dangle and drop styles both hang from a stud-like back but drop earrings have a longer thinner section. Dangle and Hoop Earring Closures Now lets go over the earring closure options for two other types of diamond earrings. Hinged earrings that spread.
There are two types.
Diamond hoop earrings and diamond dangle earrings. Endless hoops also called continuous hoops and infinity hoops are notoriously difficult to put on and take off. A curved wire resembling a fish hook passes through the pierced earlobe and holds the earring in place. Similar to a lever back latch back earring closures feature a hook-shaped wire.