|Ageless & Timeless Pearl Jewelry
Pearl jewelry inspires many people as it is circular and shimmering in nature. An original pearl is difficult to find and it primarily takes hundreds of year to convert a simple oyster into a fruitful gem. That is why, pearls are very expensive and hard to resist.
Typical of Pearl: A pearl is a hard, rounded object produced by certain animals, primarily mollusks e.g. oysters. This magnificent jewel can be used elegantly as jewelry and also crushed in cosmetics or paint formulations. It has a high value as a gemstone and is cultivated or harvested with extra care.
The value of the Pearl jewelry is based on the many factors such as luster, color, size, lack of surface flaw and symmetry.
These factors decide the market value of pearl jewelry. With a deep investigation, you'll come to know that among other attributes, luster occupied the most important factor for determining the best quality of the pearl gem. Still, other factors also play an equal role in determining the sanctity of the pearl. It is often said that the larger the pearl the more valuable it is. Large, perfectly rounded pearls are rare and highly valued. Searchers or pearl collectors have to struggle a lot to find such quality of pearl jewelry. Pearls can be embedded in any format of jewelry. A person can wear it in earring, ring, choker, bracelet and all other possible jewelry formats available in the market. Teardrop-shaped pearls are often used in pendants. Irregular shaped pearls are often used in necklaces.
A person can find pearl jewelry in eight basic shapes including round, semi-round, button, drop, pear, oval, baroque, and ringed. It is very true that perfectly round pearls are the rarest and most expensive, and are generally used in necklaces, or strings of pearls.
Semi-rounds pearls can be used in craving necklaces or in pieces where the shape of the pearl can be displayed perfectly. Button pearls look well in making a necklace, but are more often used in single pendants or earrings where the back half of the pearl is covered, making it look like a larger, round pearl. Choose the style and pattern well so as to get the finest appeal of the beautiful pearl jewelry.