Why Wear Mother of Pearl?| Namaka Jewelry

Why Wear Mother of Pearl?| Namaka Jewelry

by Joanne BRENT March 04, 2020

Nacre, commonly known as mother of pearl, is actually a soothing iridescent substance that forms the inner layer of the shell of mollusks like abalones and oysters. This wonderful gemstone is also a traditional first anniversary gift. You’ll also find that mother of pearl is used in a lot of different things, like musical instruments, furniture and, of course, exquisite jewelry pieces.

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Why Pearls Represent True Love

Why Pearls Represent True Love

by Joanne BRENT February 10, 2020

Pearls have been important to even the most ancient of civilizations and it’s really no wonder that each culture has an age-old folktale about where these gemstones from the ocean originated. From the tears of gods to the drops of light falling from the moon, there has been a mysterious aura surrounding pearls. However, over the passing years and movement into contemporary jewelry trends, pearls have come to symbolize purity, strength, balance, and love. As Valentine’s Day approaches, we’re exploring just exactly why they are the perfect gift for the month of love!

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5 Tips for Picking the Right Pearls for You

5 Tips for Picking the Right Pearls for You

by Joanne BRENT January 06, 2020

Looking fashionable and sophisticated is so easy when you have a collection of pearls that are chosen just for you. After all, there are different types of pearls to suit almost any age and style. Here are our top 5 tips

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Christmas Pearls for All the Women in Your Life

Christmas Pearls for All the Women in Your Life

by Joanne BRENT December 24, 2019

What do Audrey Hepburn, your grandmother and possibly even your favourite teacher all have in common? They knew that classic pearl jewelry simply doesn’t go out of style! This is why buying pearls for every woman on your Christmas list makes holiday gifting an absolute breeze. From your daughter to your wife or even that secret Santa at work, everyone appreciates a gorgeous pearl.

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Christmas Pearls for Him

Christmas Pearls for Him

by Joanne BRENT December 10, 2019

Gifting for men can certainly get tricky. In fact, many people struggle to find the perfect present for him when the festive season rolls around, year after year. But why is it so insanely difficult to shop for some men? Whether he’s the type who has everything already or simply doesn’t display much interest in owning very many things, it can become frustrating trying to curate thoughtful ideas. Well, the good news is that pearl jewelry and accessories are almost always adored by men or anyone who prefers to wear more masculine pieces.

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Christmas Pearls for Little Girls & Boys | Namaka Jewelry

Christmas Pearls for Little Girls & Boys | Namaka Jewelry

by Joanne BRENT December 03, 2019

There’s truly something magical about this time of year and even more enchanting about receiving exquisite pearl jewelry when you’re young. When it comes to finding meaningful presents for children over the holidays, gifting their first pearls is a wonderful way to create memories for you and those who are special to you, for years and possibly even generations to come. Precious pearls could be the perfect piece to celebrate each of these incredible moments in your family story. Want some ideas on appropriate pearls for toddlers, tweens, and teens? Keep reading!

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Legends of the Tahitian Black Pearl

Legends of the Tahitian Black Pearl

by Joanne BRENT November 07, 2019

It’s really no secret that the Tahitian black pearl is considered the crown-jewel of Polynesian sea-bed inspired jewelry. The mysterious hue coupled with the allure of pearls has also given rise to many legends and stories about how these incredible gems originated. After all, it has become an emblem of Polynesian richness and heritage, it’s natural that folklore would reflect this magnificence too.

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Inspiring Women & The Pearls They Wear

Inspiring Women & The Pearls They Wear

by Joanne BRENT October 15, 2019

Tahitian pearls certainly are timeless and can make the perfect gift for women’s day. Whether you’d like to treat yourself or buy something special for the women in your life, spend $250 or more and we’ll give you a special gift for FREE! Promotion valid until 25 October 2019.

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The Hidden Symbolism of Rings: What Does Each Finger Mean?

The Hidden Symbolism of Rings: What Does Each Finger Mean?

by Anna Semiachko March 05, 2019

Today, men and women aren’t afraid to go their own way when it comes to choosing which fingers to wear rings on. However, there is a rich history of symbolism that surrounds this practice, stemming from cultural, religious or even astrological influences over the ages. 

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Valentine’s Day 2019: Love Is in the Air

Valentine’s Day 2019: Love Is in the Air

by Anna Semiachko February 11, 2019

The most romantic holiday of the year is coming soon! Valentine’s Day is a meaningful time when you can show how much you care for your loved ones by presenting a gift that will light up a happy smile on his or her face.

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Jewelry and Photography - a Graceful Alliance

Jewelry and Photography - a Graceful Alliance

by Anna Semiachko September 03, 2018

Dear customers and friends, as elegant pearl jewelry and fine photography are our biggest passions we decided to use the extra space that we had at our store at 322 Ngu Hanh Son Street with advantage and make a little present for every visitor who discovers Namaka Jewelry.

We set up a professional photo studio embedded in the space of the store, fully equipped to take the best portrait photographs of our dear guests. 

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