Akoya pearls are the classic white pearls and typically have the highest luster and shine of all cultured pearls.
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Learn all about the 4 main types of pearls: Akoya Pearls, Freshwater Pearls, South Sea Pearls & Tahtiatian Pearls.
Learn about how pearls are graded and learn how to choose which pearl grade is right for you.
Pearl Value Factors
Learn all about the 6 value factors used to grade and value pearls: Nacre, Luster, Surface, Shape, Color & Size.