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Diving for Pearls: Interesting Investment or Waste of Precious Time?

Our world is filled with many precious gemstones. The pearl is one of the world’s most beautiful gems, and is the only one naturally created by Mother Nature’s living creatures. Some having taken to the age-old, dangerous art of diving for pearls. Is this an investment that’s actually worth the hassle? Investing in Pearl Jewelry You … Continue reading Diving for Pearls: Interesting Investment or Waste of Precious Time?

March 28, 2018

Impressive Gemstone Find: Yes, Scallops Produce Pearls Too! (Video)

For the past four years, Karen McCavour and her husband have been fishing for scallops. When she first started, she had no idea whatsoever that these mollusks produce rare scallop pearls! But, over the years, she’s found multiple scallop pearls, successfully growing her own gemstone collection. Just this January, she discovered a pearl of pretty … Continue reading Impressive Gemstone Find: Yes, Scallops Produce Pearls Too! (Video)

February 7, 2018

Natural Pearls VS Cultured Pearls: Benefits & Differences

In the world of authentic pearls, there are two primary types often compared to one another: natural pearls vs cultured pearls. Both are real gemstones, but it’s the way they are formed that makes them different. Creation: The Biggest Difference Between Natural Pearls vs Cultured Pearls How is a natural pearl created? It’s formed naturally … Continue reading Natural Pearls VS Cultured Pearls: Benefits & Differences

December 11, 2017