Jewelry Definition – Monster Back

Large Monster back next to normal size ear backing - Calla Gold Jewelry

Large Monster back next to normal size ear backing.


A monster back is simply a very wide—9-10mm— earring backing.

Monster backs give more support to the ear than smaller backings.

Why Use Monster Backs?

Monster backs can provide support to your torn and weaker ear lobe area by taking the weight off your earrings and from the bottom of your ear hole.

Check out my blog post for more tips on torn ear lobe solutions, here:

Torn Ear Lobe Solutions, Monster Backs, Disc Backs and More


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Calla Gold is a Personal Jeweler and Author who takes pride in working with clients one-on-one to integrate their personal sense of style and taste into custom designed jewelry and repaired jewelry pieces.   Unlike typical Santa Barbara jewelry businesses, Calla Gold has no brick-and-mortar location. Calla Gold comes to you, bringing you the jewelry collection you want to see and collaborating with you to create unique custom jewelry. Calla also works with at-a-distance clients.

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