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    Welcome to the forum, Wanda, Yes, the necklace...

    Welcome to the forum, Wanda,

    Yes, the necklace is likely Akoya pearls, just as Beatriz explained. The pretty bracelet has freshwater pearls, the dark ones are dyed. I hope you can find a way to...
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    All are magical combinations, Linda!

    All are magical combinations, Linda!
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    Exquisite flame; wonderful!

    Exquisite flame; wonderful!
  4. Welcome Dowzer, You ask a really good...

    Welcome Dowzer,

    You ask a really good question! Here's a link to the necklaces:

    The silver endcaps don't give much of a clue either. As the pieces are being marketed to mostly men, it's...
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    Good Morning, Cece, Like Douglas, I feel there...

    Good Morning, Cece,
    Like Douglas, I feel there is a good chance these are naturals. It's a charming piece. Maybe make an offer if you are so inclined.
    It's difficult to tell if the pearls are...
  6. Thank you for sharing your insights, Cees. It's...

    Thank you for sharing your insights, Cees. It's nostalgic to think about shopping in person, as covid has closed our gem faires for the time being.

    Bluenotes, we look forward to seeing your pearl...
  7. Welcome, Bluenotes, I'm not sure we have any...

    Welcome, Bluenotes,

    I'm not sure we have any forum members posting from Manila right now. The information we've received is that many dyed/color treated "golden" pearls are on the market right...
  8. RS, so many good questions! You may not realize...

    RS, so many good questions! You may not realize that Jeremy Shepherd of Pearl Paradise and Kevin Canning of Pearls of Joy are the guys that started this forum back in 2004. (I'm not familiar at all...
  9. Hmmm, Carolina Herrara is the only name that...

    Hmmm, Carolina Herrara is the only name that comes to mind ~
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    That's it for sure, Pearlescence! A new word for...

    That's it for sure, Pearlescence! A new word for my vocabulary ~
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    Very informative, thank you Pearlescence and PD!

    Very informative, thank you Pearlescence and PD!
  12. Thread: My pearls

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    Such great carved beads, Carlotta, really add...

    Such great carved beads, Carlotta, really add interest, no matter whether bracelet or necklace. Those peachy pearls have great luster, too!
    The lariats are awesome with their colorful tassels!
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    Thank you! What a treat to see, Croissy Pearls!

    Thank you! What a treat to see, Croissy Pearls!
  14. I'm late to the party, but wanted to add that...

    I'm late to the party, but wanted to add that perhaps AAA baroque akoyas, if they could be found, might appeal to her artistic side based on her career, and be less expensive than rounds.

    This is...
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    Might be good for a little girl to accessorize...

    Might be good for a little girl to accessorize her princess outfit! My Granddaughters loved purses!
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    What I've seen in particular is the "fish hook"...

    What I've seen in particular is the "fish hook" piece or tongue of the box clasp made of white gold. The alloys make white gold somewhat stronger than yellow gold, and the resilience allows the...
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    Aehug, Looks like you have quite the...

    Aehug,

    Looks like you have quite the collection of Chinese freshwater pearls there! They don't have a bead inside to make them round, so they are all nacre. You can create an interesting...
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    Thanks for the chuckle this am, London Pearl.

    Thanks for the chuckle this am, London Pearl.
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    Sticky: Jeg and SydK, both of you rocking your pearls!! ...

    Jeg and SydK, both of you rocking your pearls!! Maybe some day Rikiteas will find me, lol! Great combo of silvers layered perfectly!
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    The turquoise and pearls are great together, but...

    The turquoise and pearls are great together, but wow, the price! Irene Neuwirth's work certainly can be inspirational for us, though, and her use of colored and carved gemstones are quite wonderful,...
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    Sticky: What a pleasure to catch up a little on my pearl...

    What a pleasure to catch up a little on my pearl viewing this Sunday morning!

    Jeg, so near, and yet so far ~ glad you had good weather at Seaside and the Oregon Coast. Sadly, I haven't been...
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    Linda, those beads have amazing natural flower...

    Linda, those beads have amazing natural flower patterns! Nicely done, with the alternating size beads, too.
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    Thank you for sharing this info, Douglas. Quite...

    Thank you for sharing this info, Douglas. Quite the undertaking for sure! I hope we will get some first hand reports here of the experience in using online format to shop.
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    Sticky: Aww, thank you so much, Katbran and Newberry! :o

    Aww, thank you so much, Katbran and Newberry! :o
  25. Thanks, Gemgeek, for the link to the article! A...

    Thanks, Gemgeek, for the link to the article! A visit to the Cortez Pearl Farm is high on my list; maybe as soon as next year! Well, if life gets back to something close to normal.

    There isn't a...
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