Are cultured pearls fake?

Answer Cultured pearls are not fake, as they are simply pearls created through manual manipulation. While natural pearls form at random, cultured pearls are created by introducing a foreign irritant into ... Read More »

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Are fresh water pearls less money than cultured pearls?

Cultured pearls are generally less expensive than most naturally occurring pearls, even though cultured pearls are often more uniformly shaped and more lustrous. Pearls can be cultured in both fres... Read More »

Who exports cultured pearls to the U.S.?

Japan, China, Hong Kong, and Australia exported the most pearls to the United States.

How to Tell the Difference Between Real & Fake Pearls?

Pearl necklaces, bracelets and earrings make a business-casual outfit look more formal or provide a classic finishing touch to a cocktail dress. The versatility of this accessory has translated int... Read More »

How to Be Musically Cultured?

Ever been in a circle of hipsters and find yourself unable to speak because you don't know a thing about music? Here's how to hold your own.