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  1. Mermaid

    What was most regrettable pearl moment?

    I intended to leave this necklace at my aunt's house in Puerto Rico after I got married and have my brother bring it back with him when he came back to the States. Somehow i accidentally took it with me to Iceland and Norway, and I tried to make sure it will always be carried in my money belt...
  2. Mermaid

    Sea of Cortez Mabe Tie Clip

    For my wedding last year, I wanted to gift my dad something special on my wedding day. I came up with the idea of a pearl tie clip but didn't like the options in the regular market. I had just discovered and joined Pearl -Guide [Thank you all for all the advice and knowledge!] as well as had...
  3. Mermaid

    Question about Freshadama / Gem Grade Pearl Earrings

    I just purchased this pair of Gem Grade 7-8mm pearl stud earrings on the Christmas Sale from a reputable vendor. I, however have a question: I noticed a natural blemish on one of the earrings. Is this normal for a gem grade/freshadama entry level simple studs? I haven't contacted the vendor yet...
  4. Mermaid

    Father's Day /Wedding Day special gift, SoC

    I contacted Perlas del Mar de Cortés to obtain a couple of pearl jewelry as I have fallen in love with them since I found out of their existence (and thanks to John Steinbeck). I wanted to get something special for my dad to gift him on my wedding day, Douglas' team delivered. We made him a...
  5. Mermaid

    Road trip to Kojima Pearls

    Kelluvpearls I will probably wear a Spanish Mantilla similar to the style below, but a bit more simpler. It is a tradition and will not compete with the dress =)
  6. Mermaid

    Road trip to Kojima Pearls

    ok, so I tried on the dress [It is not zipped up all the way since I do not have someone to help me, please excuse the decolletage and the mess in my sewing room!] and here's how it looks with the Grace rope. I think you all are correct, it might not work with the dress but will use for other...
  7. Mermaid

    Road trip to Kojima Pearls

    NECKSHOTS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Here's the Grace Rope, which I have been thinking of renaming it Mermaid's Trove: And with the earrings:
  8. Mermaid

    My first purchase - Kojima Pearls

    These are my first pearls, purchased recently from Kojima pearls. I have always admired and loved pearls, but needed to educate myself and this forum has been a total Godsend! Between PearlGuide and Pricescope, it made me more comfortable making my purchase through an online retailer that has...
  9. Mermaid

    Road trip to Kojima Pearls

    I was thinking of wearing the Grace necklace for my wedding, and was considering using these earrings too. I need advise, please. Thank you! The dress is a mermaid cut, sweetheart neckline in champagne/rose/ cream color: