June birthstone: Pearls

“Remarkable women of the twentieth century have proven that pearls are the perfect accessory for any occasion: Coco Chanel, Audrey Hepburn, Princess Diana, Jacqueline Kennedy, Martha Stewart and Oprah Winfrey consider pearls in all sizes, colors, lengths, dimensions and species to be signature elements in expressing their personal style.”
The “Queen of Gems,” pearls are romantic and luxurious, an…d run the gamut from classic to casual.  A Southern staple, pearls are a MUST in every woman’s jewelry collection.  From whimsical freshwater designs, exotic Tahitian pearls, to classic Akoya saltwater strands, pearls complement every occasion.
Used as adornment for centuries, pearls have symbolic meaning across different cultures: purity, love, wealth, happiness and power, but most notably and consistently, because the require no polishing – unlike gems – they have been symbols of perfection.
Pearls are the birthstone for June, and as anniversary gifts for the third, twelfth and thirtieth wedding anniversaries.
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