Pearl Pendants Instead Of A Strand

Tahitian Diamond Pearl Pendany
Photo: Tahitian South Sea Pearl Dangling Diamond Pendant Do you love pearls but are tired of the wearing a ‘classic’ style pearl necklace? If so, then a pearl pendant would be the perfect choice for your growing collection. Pearl pendants can run the gamut from simple, traditional styles to flashy casual affairs, but they are all memorable. What is the big difference between a pendant and a strand of pearls? While a strand of pearls is generally differentiated by the color, size,...

How Do You Prefer To Wear Pearl Rings?

Akoya Pearl & Diamond Cheryl Ring
For some, pearls may be something that are only worn in the most traditional circumstances. Even if you’ve relegated your pearl collection to formal occasions like weddings and family gatherings, it doesn’t mean that you can’t use strategically placed pearls to make an impact in other areas of your life. For many, wearing a pearl ring is one way to do just that. A pearl ring is the perfect example of something that begs for attention. Whether you choose a simple band to accompany your...

Quick Fixes for a Broken Clasp

A broken pearl necklace on a sheet.
While you may have never had one before, a fashion emergency can happen to anybody. Hopefully yours doesn’t involve a ripped dress or other night-ending problem, but if the clasp on your pearl necklace breaks it’s important to follow a few simple steps to determine the damage and get a fix ready fast. Determine The Extent Of The Damage Depending on the type of necklace and the length, a broken clasp can mean a number of different things. At the minimum, the arm of the clasp...

Pearls: Jewelry at Its Best

celebrity pearls
At one time, pearls were synonymous with gracious living, Suburbia, and a great upper middle-class life. This was in the 1950s, when Donna Reed reigned supreme, and early TV sitcoms proclaimed that if you had pearls, then you had “arrived”. Pearls were de rigeur fashion accessories. Outbreaks of basic pearl jewelry, freshwater pearl earrings, and rather trivial “trinkets with pearls in them” were so inevitable they basically turned these beautiful jewels into something seen...