Souffle' Pearls on the Half Shell

It's been long enough that it can be easy to forget that brightly colored soufflé and metallic pearls were once a rarity.

Those wild colors and mirror shine come from this hybrid mussel.

Loose souffle metallic pearls on shell

Souffle' pearls on the half-shell

And their cousins...

Loose metallic, exotic color freshwater pearls in shell

Brightly colored metallics


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