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Types of Pearls for Jewelry

Types of Pearls for Jewelry

So I had set up my blog for more than two years and  I hadn’t  been able to get anything done on it. I remember preaching about ‘holding the bull by the horn’  this year and about how we should be deliberate or intentional in whatever we do, and now, I realize my blogging is lagging behind and since I must practice what I preach, I have decided to make this work. I am very excited to be sharing with you jewelry types, what and how to wear them for various occasions,  tips and tricks of jewelry designing, gem stones and their origin, our latest designs and general gist in the jewelry industry. Let me start by asking what jewelry you love the most? I love Pearls especially Cultured Pearls. I will be educating you on how they are formed and various types. Made by Bimbeads Made by Bimbeads Made by Bimbeads How are natural pearls formed? Natural Pearls are formed when an irritant usually a parasite works it way into an Oyster, as a defensive mechanism the irritant is coated with a fluid. Layer upon layer of this coating known as natural pearl is deposited until a lustrous pearl is formed. This is why Pearls are highly valuable. They are elegant and classy when worn. Types of Pearls. There are three major types of pearls for jewelry: Natural; Cultured; Man made or Imitation. A Cultured Pearl undergoes the same process,  The only difference is that the irritant is a surgically implanted bead or a piece of shell called mother of pearl. These ‘seeds’ or ‘nuclei’ are most often formed...