There are many types of pearls: Akoya, Freshwater, South Sea and Tahitian - each with their own uniqueness and beauty. Not only do pearls vary in size and origination but they are available in a vast array of colors.
Akoya Pearls are a saltwater cultured pearl and were the first pearls to be found in the world. These pearls are most commonly found in white with pink or silver overtones. Akoya Pearls are a classic look and the perfect accessory for weddings and formal occasions - they add elegance, beauty and class.
If you're looking for a new look, metallic Freshwater Pearls or exotic Tahitian Pearls are the go-to. Metallic Freshwater Pearls are a recent introduction to the industry as the colors are achieved by dying the pearls with a metallic luster which creates several different shades. If you're interest in making a fashion statement, an exotic Tahitian Pearl strand has a striking look because of it's unique color wave and stands out among traditional white pearls.
There are many different styles, colors and even shapes of pearls -- all of which will add that extra glam to any of your favorite outfits!