Recognize a Real Pearl

Cultured Pearls

Among the cultured pearls, the most known and used are definitely Akoya pearls, produced for the first time in Japan and, for more than a century, unique among those cultivated. The diameter of these pearls range from 2 to 9 mm, with peaks of 10 for those of particular value and rarity. They are obtained by the introduction of specific nuclei within the Akoya oyster, which is found in abundance in the temperate eastern sea country. The natural color of these is the cream or yellow-green but with appropriate treatments you can get white, champagne, silver and pink. Also the forms may be changing, although the most common are those spherical. In some cases, you can get the twin pearls, since it is not uncommon to introduce two or more nuclei within the same shell. Over 90% of cultured pearls on the market belong to this variety.

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Special Occasion Dresses

Romantic special occasion dresses, trends summer there are so many new and interesting features to be really perfect and elegant invite. But let’s see what are the trend this season for special occasion dresses.

Among the Trends 2015 2014-dresses, dresses in lace and embroidered are the perfect trend for women who love the richness of details, the workings and decorations. There are many fashion houses and designers offering beautiful silk and lace dresses, such as Luisa Spagnoli: the autumn-winter fashion designer 2015 is indeed full of dresses in lace, from different shades and adorned with elegant bows at the waist. Continue reading “Special Occasion Dresses”