Pearls Don't Lie on the Seashore: The Ancient Art of Pearl Hunting

Pearls Don't Lie on the Seashore: The Ancient Art of Pearl Hunting

by Anna Semiachko February 28, 2019

As far back as archaeologists and historians can perceive, humans have consistently adorned themselves. At first, this was done with hides, leather and plant materials. However, as technology advanced, a new age in adornment dawned – the excavation of precious gems. 

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Famous Pearl Lovers: The Icons of Style

Famous Pearl Lovers: The Icons of Style

by Anna Semiachko January 07, 2019

Pearls in Politics

The First Lady of the United States from 1961 to 1963, Jacqueline Kennedy was notorious for her exceptional elegance and style. She has made a significant impact on the arts and culture as well as fashion trends of her time.

She once said: “Pearls are always appropriate” and it is hard to disagree with her, especially looking at her glowing image in this famous photograph.

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Famous Pearl Lovers: The Icons of Style

Famous Pearl Lovers: The Icons of Style

by Anna Semiachko January 03, 2019

"Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring." - Marilyn Monroe

The Girl with a Pearl Earring

Those who love art would surely be familiar with the painting “Girl with a Pearl Earring”. Oil on canvas, a masterpiece created by a Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer in the middle of the 17th century. She is wearing an exotic dress with an oriental turban, she threw a look over her shoulder, there is something captivating and intimate in the way she glances at the viewer. Her skin is smooth and tender, lips gently opened. A large pearl earring accentuates the graceful contour of her young face.

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The Pearl History in a Nutshell

The Pearl History in a Nutshell

by Anna Semiachko September 21, 2018

Pearl is known to be one of the oldest gems in the world and it is often called “Queen of the Gems” for its rarity and elegance. People believe that the first pearl was discovered by early men when they were looking for food on the sea shore. The beauty of the unexpected find conquered the people’s hearts from the first sight.

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NAMAKA ORIGINS: FRANCK TEHAAMATAI

NAMAKA ORIGINS: FRANCK TEHAAMATAI

by Anna Semiachko June 13, 2018

Franck Tehaamatai is one of the pioneers in cultured pearl production in French Polynesia. And currently, he is one of the most successful pearl farmers in Tahiti.

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