How to Buy Pearls

Favoured by celebrities, pearls have long been a mark of glamour and sophistication. But what do you need to know before investing in these elegant jewels of the sea? Chic and stylish, a set of pearls adds class to any outfit. But with so much choice, how do you know what to buy?

  1. Carefully Examine the lustre for depth and clarity.

  2. Ensure the pearls are round but not perfect as they may be synthetic.

  3. Examine the surface for flaws.

  4. Ensure pearls in a necklace or bracelet are of uniform size.

  5. Only buy from a reputable jeweller.

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