So you want to buy pearl jewelry. You’ve pinned down the color and quality. But then you face a question that stumps you — which pearl size should you go for?
It’s an important question, especially when buying cultured pearls for the first time. Pearls come in a huge range of different sizes, so it’s no wonder that choosing the best pearl size — which means the perfect piece of pearl jewelry — can be daunting.
That’s why we’re here.
Below, we’ll go over some basic facts about pearl sizes that will help you choose the perfect pearl for YOU or your partner.
If you’re interested in learning more about what to look for when buying pearls, you will find our Pearl Buying guide very helpful.
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