Tahitian pearls

  • Savage Beauty: Alexander McQueen
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    Savage Beauty: Alexander McQueen

    Two current exhibitions in London reverentially showcase the work and career of Alexander McQueen (1969-2010), one of fashion's most innovative desi...

  • Introducing the Lief Collection to Winterson
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    Introducing the Lief Collection to Winterson

    This week we are delighted to launch a new collection of jewellery called Lief, which is also the old English word for "Beloved". The newly launched...

  • Three Pearl Trends For 2014
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    Three Pearl Trends For 2014

    The world of the cultured pearl is always changing, with each year bringing a new set of pearl trends to discover as pearl farmers adapt their produ...

  • What are Peacock Pearls?
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    What are Peacock Pearls?

    The very name itself - Peacock Pearls - conjures up an image of an iridescent, beautiful gem with a myriad of shimmering colours. Are these pearls...

  • Just Another Day Selecting Fine Pearls
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    Just Another Day Selecting Fine Pearls

    Our buying team returned this week from Hong Kong with a new selection of fine pearls for our jewellery collections. Hong Kong is the centre of the...

  • Introducing Pearl Rings to Winterson
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    Introducing Pearl Rings to Winterson

    Launching this Autumn at Winterson, our new collection of Pearl Rings celebrates the enchanting beauty and subtle luxury of the pearl. One of the e...

  • Freshwater pearls or saltwater pearls?
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    Freshwater pearls or saltwater pearls?

    Here is a simple question. How many freshwater pearls are there in this image ? Pearls have fascinated us for hundreds of years with their colours,...

  • In Search of Black Pearls
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    In Search of Black Pearls

    2011 is the 50th anniversary of the first successful experiment to grow cultured pearls in French Polynesia. Jean-Marie Domard, a Frenchman who had...

  • Buying Pearls in Hong Kong
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    Buying Pearls in Hong Kong

    The historic Star Ferry has ploughed its way across Hong Kong harbour since the late 1880s. The crossing is named by National Geographic Traveler as...

  • What are Baroque Pearls ?
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    What are Baroque Pearls ?

    When describing the shape of a pearl, baroque is a term that is used to describe irregular and non-symmetrically shaped pearls that have been forme...

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