Archive for January, 2012

Pearls Are the World’s Most Versatile Gemstone

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Pearls are the world’s greatest and most versatile gemstone. The reason for this is because there are so many different types, colors, shapes, and sizes of pearls. Pearls appeal to everyone because the process of growing a pearl is so unique and amazing. Some of the types of pearls include: Freshwater, Saltwater, Tahitian, and South Sea. Each pearl jewelry has its own qualities that make in different from others. When appraising a pearl, the characteristics that are considered most are first, roundness, next would be luster (the reflection of light in the pearl) and finally, surface quality.

Though this is how the price is set for all pearls, there are various shapes of pearls that are equally as beautiful. Pearls come in shapes such as, semi-round, teardrop, Baroque, Keshi, and coin shapes, just to name a few. Many women opt for these types of pearls because they are looking for something less traditional than round pearls. If you want the perfect set of pearls for any woman, then shop at www.alohapearls.com. Our store has the largest variety of pearls on the island of Hawaii. We get our pearls from various places around the world, including, Tahiti, China, The Philippines and Japan. Thee owner of the company is certified by the Gemonological Institute of America and is trained is selecting high quality pearls that have unique qualities.

At Aloha Pearls, we compliment each of our pearls by selecting settings and designs that will showcase their size, luster, and individual beauty. At Aloha Pearls, you will find the perfect rings, earrings, necklace, pendant or other pearl product for your special someone. Let us help you make someone’s dream come true at www.alohapearls.com.

Pearl Jewelry – Fascinating Designs of Beauty

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

Woman and girls of all ages love the timeless beauty of pearl jewelry. Pearls are such unique gemstones because they come in so many different shapes, sizes, colors and types. Some of the most popular and well-known pearls are Freshwater pearls. Many pearls can be produced per oyster, making these pearls a large resource. Although they are usually more affordable because of this fact, Freshwater pearls, just like every other type of pearl are unique in their own way.

These pearls come in colors like white, lavender, pink, and peach but can be enhanced to any color desired, allowing them to be matched to other pearls easily and giving pearls lovers more affordable options when it comes to the pearls they want, such as Chocolate, Pistachio, and golden pearls. The fact that Freshwater pearls are more affordable, does not however take away from the beauty of the pearl itself. Several factors are considered when appraising pearls, which includes the surface quality of the pearls, whether it has any holes or lines in it, roundness, and the luster of the pearl. Luster refers to the way that light reflects off the pearl and it is considered good when you can see your reflection clearly in the pearl. Other pearls like Tahitian pearls are known for their distinct color and larger size. Tahitian pearls are considered black pearls however they come in various color tones. Some colors you might encounter among Tahitian pearls are gray, silver, peacock, purple rose, green, chocolate, pistachio, and turquoise. The Tahitian oyster shell known as the Black-lipped oyster is responsible for this, because of the many iridescent colors found within it. Like Tahitian Pearls, South Sea pearls are larger than Freshwater and other types of pearls and also come in outstanding colors.

Rich Butterscotch, Carmel, Gold, Silver and White are the beauteous colors that make up South Sea Pearls. AKoya pearls are another type of pearl. Like all other types of pearls, these have one factor that make them more distinctive than the rest. AKoya pearls are known for being perfectly round and coming in a generally perfect size of anywhere from 4-7 millimeters.

Get Noticed By Beautiful Tahitian Pearl Necklace

Monday, January 16th, 2012

Tahitian Pearls are some of the rarest and most special pearls that any woman could own. These pearls first gained popularity in the Pacific Islands because of their unique colors and size. Though these pearls were originally grown in Tahiti, many other countries are starting to farm them as well, adding to the popularity these pearls have gained. The oyster Tahitian pearls are grown in, is known as the Black-Lipped oyster.

This oyster shell has a nacre of many different shades, which creates distinct colors in pearls. Tahitian pearls can range in colors from turquoise to dark blue and silver to black. One other feature that sets Tahitian pearls apart from others is the size they come in. These pearls start growing at sizes of 7 millimeters and reach staggering sizes of 17, 18, and 19 millimeters. Tahitian pearls can be complemented by yellow gold, white gold, rose gold, and many other precious metals because the colors are so diverse, which make designing with these pearls easy to do. Tahitian pearl necklaces are the perfect accessory to add to any collection.

The specific colors these pearls come in compliment every skin tone and match every color of textile. The best thing about pearls is that they can be worn daily with a casual look but can also be dressed up and worn at night. If you love to get noticed, just adorn yourself with a perfect Tahitian pearl necklace. At Aloha Pearls, we have various colors, shapes, and sizes of Tahitian pearls. The owner travels to the islands of Tahiti several times a year to personally select the Tahitian pearls we sell at our store, so our customers know they are getting the very best.

At www.alohapearls.com, you will find the pearls of your dreams and be comforted in knowing you are getting the best deal around.

Purchase the Perfect Pearl Necklace

Thursday, January 5th, 2012

Pearls are one of the most luxurious and sensible gems any woman could own. Pearls bring out the skins natural beauty and stand out on every skin tone. Another reason that pearls are so loved is because they are versatile. Pearls can be worn daily with casual wear or used to dress up an evening ensemble. One other feature of pearls is that are easy to maintain and literally last a lifetime, therefore can be passed down from generation to generation. With so many different types, colors, sizes and shapes of pearls, designing pearl jewelry is easy. Pearl necklaces and bracelets make the perfect pearl accessories that can be worn everyday.

At Aloha Pearls, we carry all types of pearls and modern as well as traditional jewelry designs. A graduating strand of peacock Tahitian pearls makes a stunning way to dress up any outfit. For something more classic, a white freshwater same-sized strand offers a traditional, elegant look that every woman will love.

Modern designs include our lasso style necklace, where a freshwater pearl dangles gently from the end. Another modern style is our Jade bead with white freshwater pearls. Tahitian bangle bracelets offer a modern look and will be sure to get noticed. 6 mm freshwater pearl bracelets are also a wonderful option. At Aloha Pearls, you will find the pearl necklace or bracelet that speaks to you.