It’s one of fashion’s longest standing trends – pearls. Over the years, they’ve evolved from their single-strand livelihood, into something modern, often edgy and always stunning. We love the versatility of today’s pearls – from dressing up an office day to accenting a night out’s ensemble. However you make a statement with pearls, these options let you do it boldly. Continue reading
Versatile and lustrous, pearls have never ceased to fascinate jewelry lovers from around the globe. This awe-inspiring treasure from the sea has been a beloved of royals as well as fashion icons. Traditionally regarded as the birthstone for the month of June, this timeless beauty is often associated with glamour and affluence. Pearls never fail to draw the eye and are a must-have in every jewelry box, irrespective of whether you are a June born or not.
Wondering where the stunning pearls come from? This is one question that has evoked many interesting stories over several centuries. The Chinese believed that pearls originated in a dragon’s brain, while Arabs and ancient Romans assumed that these gems were the tears of gods. Some other stories state that mollusks created pearls from dew drops. Continue reading