Pearls are exquisite as well as the dainty gem as created by the creatures of the sea. Pearls are intricate moreover frail in use. The luster of the pearls is enhanced if is in contact with the natural oil of the skin of its wearer. From the traditions, it is applied to heighten the beauty of the wearer and from past some years pearls can be picked up in the forefront of style.
The V&A Museum of London always has its upper hand when it comes to showcasing the British culture along with the latest fashion trend of the globe. V&A Museum announces to showcase the entire range of mother-of-pearl with its pearlescent. The luminance of pearl contemplates as a jewel of wealth, mystique as well as royalty.
The authority of Qatar Museum too shows the great interest in the display of the pearl jewelry. Hence, in the exhibition they showcase the history of the pearls used in the Roman Empire as well the charm of this jewel in the present day. The collaboration of these two museums presents the new dimension of the selection pattern of the jewels in the periodic days as well as in today’s date.
The core of attraction at the exhibition would be the group of phenomenal tiaras; they are the jewelry bands that are worn along the forepart of the woman’s head to enhance her charismatic personality.
Mind-boggling Rosebery Tiara is an ornamental Victorian headpiece; it is antique that beautifully depicts the love for pearls in its fabrication. This ornamental band is set with 13 natural pearls of astonishing sizes. This ornamental motif is now owned by the authority of the Qatar Museum and was around 137 years old. Rosebery Tiara is dated nearly about from 1878 and belonged to the richest women in the Britain, Hannah Primrose.
Pearls and their designer jewel pieces are forever connected with the famous jewel houses. Some of the major jewelry houses that fabricate the most amazing and valuable pieces are Bulgari, Chaumet as well as René Lalique.
Bulgari Pearl Necklace
Chaumet Pearl Necklace
Rene Lalique Pearl Necklace
Cartier is another mark that created an upscale pearl necklace strung with five rows of natural pearls.
Cartier Diamond Pearl Necklace
Tiffany is too included in the race of the world famous jewelry houses. A French jeweler furthermore subsumes the luster of the world’s rarest and natural pearl, abalone pearl in his design. These big jewelry stores include an array of colored pearls in their magnificent designs.
Tiffany Pearl Necklace
The exhibition moreover embraces the cultured pearls as well as comprehends the creation of luxury pearls by Mikimoto. These cultured pearls change the trend of designing in the jewelry industry as the constitutions of the luxury pearls foster the boom of pearl jewelry in the mart. The impact of these luxury pearls in the industry is strong enough to capture the eye of the pearl lovers.
Mikimoto Five Cultured Pearl Sterling Brooch
The emcee of the exhibition V&A with its efforts shows the upswing of the pearl trend in today’s jewelry world, but couldn’t ameliorate the contemporary pieces of the ancient artists.
Ancient Artists Cross Pearl Pendant
Sam Tho Duong, an artisan-designed a mesmerizing necklace named ‘Frozen’ is the focus of an exhibition. Sam Tho Duong's incorporates numerous tiny pearls of fresh water in a twig that looks like a frozen branchlet. This creation is wondrous to look at, so inspires the new age creators to design the jewelry in startling ways.
Frozen Sam Tho Duong Necklace
Mikimoto Company always inspires Royals to invest in his ever progressing collections, as each collection is unique in its way and amaze people with its stunning designs. This Japanese jewelry company esteemed the past choices of its customers and innovated his creations to bring something new each time. It was in 1905; that company launches cultured gems, and soon it gains attention to turn the ace of the most desired gem in the jewelry industry. The most rewarding design of this company is a single strand of perfect Akoya pearls. This piece was once gifted by Joe DiMaggio, an American baseball star to his wife Marilyn Monroe and she loved it so much that even after their divorce she continued to wear it.
Mikimoto Single Strand Akoya Pearl Necklace
A Recent collection of Mikimoto greatly influences the royal commissions to take a worthy as well as a spectacular look. This collection comprises of 13 piece range necklaces, bracelets as well as earrings and are divided into four themes Cape Gooseberry, Fuchsia moreover Magnolia and Baroque.
Spring 13 Mikimoto Pearl Jewelry
Each of the 13 piece sets includes various sorts of pearls embedded in white gold or is surrounded by the diamonds. Magnolia ring holds the pearl cultured in the South Sea rooted in white gold and diamond petals; this is a charming creation of the artisan of the company. The Cape Gooseberry necklace like its name is made up of large Physalis pearls that are dangling in the diamond-studded white gold chain. On the other hand, Fuchsia necklaces hold the flower-enthused base of the diamond with pearl suspension.
The summer pearl collection 'The Great Gatsby' of the Tiffany & Co. plays a focal role in the life of the roaring teens of the 20s in New York.
The Great Gatsby Tiffany & Co. Emerald-Cut Pendant Set
German jeweler too releases his nature series by presenting Hemmerle's Tarantula brooch; it is 117.76 carat dark brown conch pearl that is largest and rarest in the world. The big jewels fashion brands are playing with the designs and making of the pearl jewels in fashionable ways.
Hemmerles Tarantula Brooch
Cartier, a renowned jewelry brand has created and showcases a pink and lilac-tinted pearl cuff bracelet in Paris, Nouvelle Vague collection.
Nouvelle Vague Pearl Cuff Bracelet
Fabergé along with other renowned jewelry stores Tiffany, Garrard including French jewelry house Mellerio dits Meller still the eyes of the viewing audience in the year 2013 with their stunning designs of seed pearl tassels. Furthermore, they also portrayed their splendid necklaces, earrings, and brooches.
Chopard's Sea Lion necklace is jaw-dropping in their flawless designs, from the Animal World collection.
Chopard Animal World Sea Lion Necklace
Last but not the least, still in today’s era natural pearls is the desire of multitudes for their purity, a rarity as well as beauty.