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The Origins of Add A Pearl Tradition

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Have you heard about the Add A Pearl tradition? When I first started selling pearls in 2006, I had many customers who had Add A Pearl necklaces that were never finished. At the time I was not fami...

High Pearl Girl

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I LOVE the fact that the High Museum of Art is calling their exhibit of The Girl with The Pearl Earring the High Pearl Girl. When I first started The Pearl Girls and googled "The Pearl Girls", The...

Large Pearls, Large Pearl Sac

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Large pearls are being cultured in the freshwater cultured pearl farms in China and it is with good reason. Large pearls are dominating the market. People want bold, bigger pearls. There was a tim...

Big Freshwater Pearls

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Bigger is better especially in the newest wave of freshwater pearls coming out of China. Are you interested in big freshwater pearls? Many of you have been asking about the rapidly increasing pric...

The History of Mother of Pearl Carvings

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[caption id="attachment_3360" align="aligncenter" width="354"] The New York Times, published July 17, 1852[/caption] Mother of pearl carvings from Palestine came to the U.S. via the World's Fair in...

John Michael Wright's Pearl Necklace

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John Michael Wright was a baroque portrait painter. Born in London in 1617, he was trained in Scotland by painter George Jamesone and went on to spend much of his career in Rome, Italy. He was adm...

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