These gorgeous leather teardrop earrings are our original design. They are Raspberry Red genuine leather with silver plated stainless steel earring hooks. They do NOT contain nickel or lead and they are hypoallergenic. As always, these earrings are hand crafted by Laguna LeatherWear. They are made of the highest quality genuine leather and are ultra-lightweight and very comfortable to wear. Actually, you can hardly tell you're wearing them as there is no tugging or stretching on your ears. Our earrings are super versatile as they can be worn as everyday wear or for a special night out. Don't be afraid to try. It's time to "Catch the Wave" of leather earrings and make your statement.