Natural pearls are a rarity today, but where you can still find these precious gems is in antique jewellery. Whether saltwater or freshwater, the pearl is a miracle of nature. And the highest quality cultured pearls – first created in the late 19th century – are a miracle of innovation, too. Whether natural or cultured, a pearl’s lustre will say it all.
Read ‘Pearls Are Always Appropriate’ by Fiona Matthias, freelance editor, consultant and writer who was most recently Executive Editor, Special Projects for The Wall Street Journal, Europe, where she edited the Journal’s twice-yearly Watches & Jewelry magazine.