Pearl earrings are timeless and classy. It is everyone’s favorite. If you are in search of a stylish and durable pair of pearl set, then there are a few things that you need to consider.
Color of pearls
Pearls generally come from several different oysters that determine the color of pearl. Pearls can even be dyed in several different colors that include green, blue, red, or pink-tinged. Choose the color of pearl that matches to your attire and preference.
Shape of the pearl
Natural circular shaped pearls are scarce. It is also expensive to find perfect round shape of pearl. You will generally find cultured pearls in the market. For pearl earrings, it is very essential that the pearls have the right shape and size. It should be in proportion to the shape and size of your face. Ensure to look at it carefully to find how symmetrical they are.
Size of the pearl
Try on pearl necklaces or earrings before you buy them. The size of the pearl should be proportionate to your facial symmetry or geometry. If your face is small, then go for small earrings as large earrings can overwhelm your features.
Shine of the pearl
Luster does not only reveal the shine of the pearl is, but also how reflective it is. The more shining a pearl is, the more it will be reflective and glowing. A pearl that has a poor luster will have distorted reflections.
Thickness and surface quality
Pearls can be wrinkly, scratched or bumpy on the surface. It is important to check the pearl carefully to make sure it has a smooth and unblemished surface. There might be some hole or crack on the pearl surface. You must check these signs as a cracked pearl are more prone of cracks with time.
If you are shopping for pearls at any jewelry store, then buy those earrings that have got appraised or carry an authentication certificate. This will ensure that you are getting original pearls.
Paying attention to all the above attributes of a pearl jewelry will definitely help you find the best one.
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