Having stood the test of time, the pearl necklace remains a traditional staple in every woman’s wardrobe. Worn by Hollywood stars, brides, and dignitaries throughout the ages, pearl necklaces are flattering for every occasion. They remain the dream of many young women and are often given as a gift to capture life’s precious moments. It is no wonder that the pearl is adored by so many. Perhaps it is the simplicity of these spherical jewels that create the allure and universal appeal.
Once so rare that they remained the possession of only royalty, the cultured pearl necklace is now available to all who admire them. The art of pearl farming has made it possible for nature’s treasures to be worn by people of every social status.
With the advance of the culturing, process pearls can also be farmed in lakes. The conditions for pearl farming in lakes are easy to control, yielding reasonably priced attractive pearls for fun entry level jewelry. A freshwater pearl necklace can be found at values that make it possible for most everyone to attain one.
For the Individual seeking high quality round pearl strands, the Akoya Pearl Necklace remains the bench mark for quality. This is the traditional pearl that your grandmother owned, and one that is desired by most jewelry aficionados. Ranging from 4 mm to 81/2 mm in size, the Akoya remains the dominant pearl in most of today’s fine jewelry.
If you are searching for the best that nature has to offer, you may be intrigued by the lustrous sheen of the large Tahitian pearls found in a South Sea Pearl Necklace. The large oysters of the South Pacific are capable of creating highly sought after pearls that range in size from 8 to 20mm in diameter. Those desiring a large pearls will undoubtedly love this extraordinary treasure. Coveted for both size and beauty, these are sought after by connoisseurs throughout the world.
Pearl Strands are available in a wide variety of sizes and colors; the most common being white or white with a rose pink cast. Pearls are also found in various shades of pink, peach, yellow or grey, even with silver and gold tones. Let’s not forget the most popular of all colored pearls are those found in the Black Pearl Necklace.
Whatever your desire, you owe it to yourself to talk to the consultants at Jewelry Designs. Our staff can show you examples and comparisons that will help you to select the pearl necklace that is perfect for your lifestyle, event, or occasion. Our team of jewelers will help you discover a special necklace that can be passed on for generations to come.