What Are Hanadama Pearls?
Even if you consider yourself well-educated when it comes to the pearl market, you may sometimes see a word that you don’t recognize: Hanadama. The Hanadama is a pearl classification which designates the very best of the best when it comes to Japanese Akoya pearls. Choosing a Hanadama pearl necklace is a way to guarantee … Continue reading What Are Hanadama Pearls?
April 26, 2016
A Pearl Primer: Tahitian
If you’re unfamiliar with Tahitian pearls, you won’t be for long. Regardless of whether you were originally on the lookout for something unique or a simply searching for a classic white strand, Tahitian pearls are sure to catch your eye as you look through the wide variety of available pearls. With their deep luster and … Continue reading A Pearl Primer: Tahitian
December 30, 2015
A Pearl Primer: South Sea
Regardless of whether you consider yourself a pearl aficionado or if you are new to pearl-buying, savvy shoppers always know what they are buying. That’s why it’s good to learn (or re-acquaint yourself) with the different types of pearls available, so that you are able to make a wise purchase. Let’s take a look at … Continue reading A Pearl Primer: South Sea
December 23, 2015
A Pearl Primer: Akoya
If you’re in the market for pearls, you may be confused by all of the different varieties available. Learning about each type of pearl will help you to make an informed choice. One of the most common pearl varieties is the Akoya, which, unsurprisingly, comes from Akoya oysters. Akoya oysters and their corresponding pearls come … Continue reading A Pearl Primer: Akoya
December 16, 2015