Hyderabad was a famous pearl and diamond hub in the olden times and it is known as the ‘City of Pearls.’ From 18th to 20th century under the patronage of the ruling Nizams many pearl craftsmen imported pearls from Dubai and made the finest pearl jewellery, the craft flourished and continues to attract people from all over to the city. From Akoya, Freshwater, Tahitian to South Sea Pearls (real and cultured), you will find that Hyderabad offers exquisite pearls that never go out of style. Top jewellery stores offer a number of traditional, modern and concept designs. Want to own… View Post

People who are born between May 23rd and June 20th come under the sun sign Gemini. Those who belong to the sun sign Gemini are said to be friendly, jovial and creative. They wear their emotions on their sleeve and are extremely expressive beings. GEMINI DATES: May 21-June 20 ZODIAC SYMBOL: THE TWIN GEMINI BIRTHSTONE: PEARL GEMINI RULING PLANET: MERCURY GEMINI RULING ELEMENT: AIR The gemstone assigned to the zodiac sign of Gemini is the pearl. It is considered to be the lucky gemstone for the sun sign and there are plenty of reasons why. One of the main reasons for this is that astrologers… View Post

Real Pearls are often referred to as “timeless”. However, it is important to take care of your precious pearls to make them long-lasting and prevent them from losing their beauty. Natural pearls are the rarest of them all and consequently the most precious. The pearls we find today are usually cultured pearls, that is, pearls created by either a mussel or oyster farmer under specific controlled conditions. There are two types of cultured pearls: – 1. Saltwater pearls 2. Freshwater pearls While the freshwater and saltwater pearls may look similar they come from different sources. Saltwater pearls are grown within… View Post

Pearls make for wonderfully classic pieces of jewellery with timeless charm and alluring luminescence. Whether a string of pearls wrapped around the neck or subtle pearl earring studs pinned neatly to the ear, pearl jewellery never goes out of fashion. But how much do you really know about these beautiful little spheres? In fact, pearls are not always spherical. Rice pearls, cultured in China on a large scale and extremely popular in the 1980s and 90s, are called so because of their elongated shape. Prized natural baroque pearls too are not round but irregularly shaped. These are considered to be… View Post

Read our in-depth guide on how to protect your precious pearl jewellery, clean stubborn stains and maintain so that it shines lustrously through the years. Pearls are a classic go-to jewellery choice for women. These iconic jewels are an essential part of every woman’s jewellery must-haves. Throughout the decades, these beautiful orbs from the sea have had their fair share of popularity and pomp, their trendiness waxing and waning as styles evolve and develop, but never disappearing completely. In fact, 2018 saw pearls coming back into fashion big time, as we predicted in our best earrings trends for 2018 article.… View Post