From the variety of gemstones that you can purchase, pearls are one of the most sought after and have been used to create the most beautiful jewelry such as varieties of different rings, earrings and types of pearl necklace. They represent a standard of elegance and style that has endured for centuries and have been wanted by Kings, Queens and aristocrats as treasured jewels that have great worth.
The understated elegance of this type of necklace means that they make for extremely stylish jewelry that can grace the features of any woman who seeks to have an elegant accessory to their day or evening wear. They are also subtler than other stoned necklaces like a ruby necklace or a diamond necklace. There are a variety of different types of pearl necklace that are available to choose from that each have their own particular quality and uniqueness.
Types of Pearl Necklace
- A black pearl necklace is the most alluring and bold of all types of pearl necklace, creating a mysterious yet understatedly elegant look to them. They carry with them a depth of history and culture for centuries. In fact, ancient mystics are believed to have called upon black pearl necklaces to encourage the energies of the deep to emerge, as the black pearls were said to have mystical powers. In the 21st century, a black pearl necklace is a very modern and chic accessory and a wonderful gift for any woman who loves her jewelry. Their versatility means that they complement a host of styles from a summer dress to eveningwear.
- A freshwater pearl necklace is a wonderfully unique gift that adds class and elegance to any outfit and any occasion. Freshwater pearls come from freshwater mussels and originate from China and Japan, where they are sourced whilst still in the shell before being bleached, drilled and polished.
- A Keshi pearl necklace is a beautiful piece originating from Japan where Keshi pearls are cultivated. Keshi pearls are tiny non-nucleated pearls that are by-products of the cultivation of pearls. They are often referred to as second harvest pearls. However, they are still very valuable in their own right and have a different look to a standard pearl necklace meaning that they are still very much sought after, as they create wonderful Avant Garde jewelry.
- A South Sea pearl necklace is another type of pearl necklaces. South Sea Pearls come from the oceans around Australia, the Philippines, Indonesia, and Myanmar and are commonly colored white, golden or rose. They also have a uniquely satin luster, which is from the Nacre of the warm oceans of the South Seas.
Any pearl made into a necklace will surely bring out that classy elegance of the wearer that these pearls exude. But be sure to choose only original pearls because there are some pearl necklaces that are made of plastics. Consult any trained jeweler so that you will be guided in choosing pearl necklaces that would suit you.