How to Convert Post Earrings to Clip Earrings

Written by: Rhinestone



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Do you have post earrings but prefer the comfort and convenience of clip earrings or maybe you don't have pierced ears at all?  You're not alone! Many jewelry enthusiasts seek a versatile solution that clip earrings provide.  In this article, we'll guide you through the simple process of converting post earrings to clip earrings using our innovative clip converter. This handy tool allows you to transform your earrings in just a few easy steps, making it perfect for anyone who wants to broaden their jewelry collection..  

💡 Did you know

Clip-ons: Clip earrings were particularly popular during the Victorian era (1820-1914)? Women often wore elaborate clip-on designs to complement their intricate hairstyles and clothing.

"Girls need big diamonds, and clip earrings to match." - Elizabeth Taylor

What is a Clip Converter?

A clip converter is a small, ingenious part that slides over the post of an earring, allowing it to be worn as a clip-on. This tool is perfect for those who want to enjoy a wider variety of post earrings that they normally would have not thought possible.  Our clip converter is designed to be easy to use and comfortable to wear providing a secure fit that won't slip off.

Why Use a Clip Converter?

There are several reasons why someone might prefer clip-on earrings. It may be that they don't have pierced ears or their ear lobes may be sensitive to heavier post styles, regardless of their reason, our clip converters allow you to enjoy beautiful earring styles that you may have not normally considered.

Interesting Facts About Clip Earrings

  1. Historical Significance : Earrings have been worn since ancient times, with both pierced and clip styles appearing throughout history. Clip-on earrings regained popularity in the 1930s when more women began wearing them as a fashion statement.

  2. Cultural Variations : In some cultures, ear piercing is a rite of passage, while in others, clip-on earrings are more common due to traditional practices and beliefs.

  3. Fashion Trends : Clip-on earrings saw a resurgence in the 1980s and are still favored by many today for their versatility and reliable comfort.

"I don’t know who invented high heels and clip earrings, but all women owe that person a lot." - Marilyn Monroe

How to Convert Post Earrings to Clip Earrings: Step-by-Step Guide

Step 1: Align the Earring and Clip Converter

Start by aligning your post earring with the clip converter. Ensure that the post is straight and aligned with the hole in the clip converter.  

Step 2: Slide the Post into the Clip Converter

Carefully slide the post of the earring into the clip converter. Make sure it goes in smoothly and without any resistance.

Step 3: Insert the Post Fully

Continue to slide the post until it is all the way inside the clip converter. This ensures a secure hold.

Step 4: Bend the Post

Gently bend the post to secure it in place. This final step ensures that the clip converter holds the earring firmly, allowing you to wear it comfortably as a clip-on.

Clip Convertor  to change a post earring into a clip
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"Elegance is when the inside is as beautiful as the outside, and a pair of clip earrings can complete that elegance." - Coco Chanel

Benefits of Using a Clip Converter


With a clip converter, you can enjoy a wider variety of earring styles without the need for pierced ears. This opens up a whole new world of jewelry possibilities.


Clip-on earrings can be more comfortable for extended wear, as they do not require a pierced hole and can be adjusted for a perfect fit.


Clip converters are easy to use and can be applied to any post earring in just a few minutes. This makes them a quick and convenient solution for anyone who loves jewelry.

"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for beautiful ears, wear clip earrings." - Audrey Hepburn

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can I use the clip converter on any type of post earring?

A: Yes, our clip converter is designed to fit standard post earrings, making it a versatile solution in  your jewelry collection.

Q: Will the clip converter damage my earrings?

A: No, the clip converter is designed to be gentle on your earrings while providing a secure fit as long as your earrings are built well like ours. Just follow the steps carefully to avoid any damage.

Q: Are clip-on earrings as secure as post earrings?

A: When properly fitted with the clip converter, clip-on earrings can be just as secure as post earrings. They are designed to stay in place and provide a comfortable fit.

Q: How do l adjust the fit of the clip converters?

A: You can gently adjust the clip part of the converter to ensure a comfortable and secure fit.

Q: Where can I purchase a clip converter?

A: You can find our innovative clip converter on our website, along with a wide selection of beautiful post and clip-on earrings.


Converting post earrings to clip earrings has never been easier with our innovative clip converter. Whether you're looking for comfort, convenience, or a new way to enjoy your favorite earrings, this simple tool provides a perfect solution. So, go ahead and take a look at our clip converters today, so you too can add that special versatility to your jewelry collection.

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