Shan's Pearl Blog

Let's talk about Keishi Pearls

Keishi pearls by Orchira - great lustre and shape
What are Keishi pearls? Keishi pearls are grown from the empty pouch inside the host oyster after the first batch of pearls have been removed.  As ...

The most common pearl question we are asked .......

The most common pearl question we are asked .......

Are Orchira Pearls freshwater pearls?

So instead of only answering that simple question by Yes, lets go more into the question of; what is a freshwater pearl?

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Well the festivities are over and the New Year of 2019 is underway! Hoping that it will be healthy, happy and successful for all. And on that point...

Christmas away from loved ones?

Christmas away from loved ones?
A British soldier based in Iraq in 2015 sent us an order for one of our designs. We were able to work out he was based overseas and that this was t...

Exciting news.....

Exciting news.....
New designs about to be launched - Sign up for the Newsletter to get the first look! Why not order by phone as soon as you get the newsletter!

Pearls for everyday...?

Pearls for everyday...?
Its funny, as I walk around enjoying the day, I am amazed to see how many women wear pearls and this is something I was told was not so popular the...

Big Pearls - One of the top 5 trends in Pearl Jewellery

Big Pearls - One of the top 5 trends in Pearl Jewellery
Pearls are back with a punch, leaving their mark all over the fashion world. And you can embrace the trend with earrings, bracelets, and necklaces that feature oversized gemstones, to add a bit of drama to your outfit. Without losing it’s classy elegant look, today’s pearl jewellery designs are rejuvenated with funky, modern and audacious styles and colours.