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Freshwater Pearls

Unlike other gems, the pearl is born of water and living creatures. Pearls begin as a foreign body embedded within a mollusk's shell. The animal's defense against the foreign body is to form a protective layer of nacre around the intruder. The culturing process simply entails planting a "seed" within the mollusk, normally either a plastic bead or a small piece of shell, nature takes its course and another pearl is born. Our cultured freshwater pearls come in an ever growing variety of shapes, sizes and colors, so whatever your fashion preference you are sure to find the pearl to suit your needs. Ancient beliefs about the origin of the pearl include: moonlight filled dewdrops and Aphrodite's tears of joy. Although not technically a stone, pearl is one of June's birthstones. Currently, the International Commission of Colored Gemstones (CIBJO) recognizes only five organic (once living material) gemstones: Ammolite, amber, pearl, jet, and coral. Also be sure to check out our freshwater pearl mixtures and our flawlessly crafted glass pearls by Jablonex and crystal pearls by Swarovski.

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Pearl Ridged Light Silver 12mm Average
Picture of 12FP602-R, Pearl Ridged Light Silver 12mm Average
12FP602-R

1 ST $24.99 ($24.99 per ST)

2 ST $38.50 ($19.25 per ST)

3 ST $46.20 ($15.40 per ST)

4 ST $59.25 ($14.81 per ST)

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Pearl 2mm Hole 12mm Baroque Grey 8 Inch
Picture of 12FP604-LH, Pearl 2mm Hole 12mm Baroque Grey 8 Inch
12FP604-LH

1 ST $17.99 ($17.99 per ST)

2 ST $28.20 ($14.10 per ST)

3 ST $33.00 ($11.00 per ST)

4 ST $42.00 ($10.50 per ST)

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Freshwater Pearl Round Peacock Blues 12-13mm
Picture of 12FP608, Freshwater Pearl Round Peacock Blues 12-13mm
12FP608

1 PC $7.95 ($7.95 per PC)

2 PC $12.25 ($6.12 per PC)

4 PC $19.55 ($4.89 per PC)

12 PC $56.45 ($4.70 per PC)

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Freshwater Pearl Round White/cream 11.5-12mm
Picture of 12FP612, Freshwater Pearl Round White/cream 11.5-12mm
12FP612

1 PC $10.95 ($10.95 per PC)

2 PC $16.20 ($8.10 per PC)

4 PC $25.90 ($6.47 per PC)

12 PC $74.70 ($6.23 per PC)

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Pearl Potato 10x14-15mm Light Cream
Picture of 14FP613-P, Pearl Potato 10x14-15mm Light Cream
14FP613-P

1 ST $10.95 ($10.95 per ST)

2 ST $16.50 ($8.25 per ST)

3 ST $19.80 ($6.60 per ST)

6 ST $38.10 ($6.35 per ST)

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Pearl 2mm Hole 14mm Baroque Mauve 8 Inch
Picture of 14FP697-LH, Pearl 2mm Hole 14mm Baroque Mauve 8 Inch
14FP697-LH

1 ST $17.99 ($17.99 per ST)

2 ST $28.20 ($14.10 per ST)

3 ST $33.00 ($11.00 per ST)

4 ST $42.00 ($10.50 per ST)

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Pearl 2mm Hole Ridged 12x15mm 8 Inch
Picture of 15FP613-LH, Pearl 2mm Hole Ridged 12x15mm 8 Inch
15FP613-LH

1 ST $17.99 ($17.99 per ST)

2 ST $28.20 ($14.10 per ST)

3 ST $33.00 ($11.00 per ST)

4 ST $42.00 ($10.50 per ST)

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Button Seed Pearl Cream 2-2.5mm 15 Inch
Picture of 2FP615, Button Seed Pearl Cream 2-2.5mm 15 Inch
2FP615

1 ST $10.95 ($10.95 per ST)

2 ST $19.50 ($9.75 per ST)

3 ST $26.35 ($8.78 per ST)

4 ST $33.75 ($8.44 per ST)

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Pearl Freshwater Rice Cream/white 3.5-4mm 80 Piece Per Strand
Picture of 30FP614-A, Pearl Freshwater Rice Cream/white 3.5-4mm 80 Piece Per Strand
30FP614-A

1 ST $15.75 ($15.75 per ST)

2 ST $24.45 ($12.22 per ST)

3 ST $33.00 ($11.00 per ST)

6 ST $63.50 ($10.58 per ST)

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Pearl Rice Oval Forest Green 5x6mm Average
Picture of 31FP688, Pearl Rice Oval Forest Green 5x6mm Average
31FP688

1 ST $7.94 ($7.94 per ST)

2 ST $11.60 ($5.80 per ST)

3 ST $13.75 ($4.58 per ST)

9 ST $39.60 ($4.40 per ST)

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Pearl Rice Oval Rose 5x7mm Average
Picture of 31FP693, Pearl Rice Oval Rose 5x7mm Average
31FP693

1 ST $7.94 ($7.94 per ST)

2 ST $11.60 ($5.80 per ST)

3 ST $13.75 ($4.58 per ST)

9 ST $39.60 ($4.40 per ST)

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Pearl Rice Black Iris/peacock 6x8mm Average
Picture of 33FP609-R, Pearl Rice Black Iris/peacock 6x8mm Average
33FP609-R

1 ST $7.94 ($7.94 per ST)

2 ST $11.60 ($5.80 per ST)

3 ST $13.75 ($4.58 per ST)

9 ST $39.60 ($4.40 per ST)

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Pearl Freshwater Rice Cream/white 4-4.5mm 70 Piece Per Strand
Picture of 33FP614-A, Pearl Freshwater Rice Cream/white 4-4.5mm 70 Piece Per Strand
33FP614-A

1 ST $14.95 ($14.95 per ST)

2 ST $26.20 ($13.10 per ST)

3 ST $33.00 ($11.00 per ST)

4 ST $42.30 ($10.57 per ST)

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Pearl Irregular Oval Beige 9-10x10-13mm
Picture of 34FP652-IR, Pearl Irregular Oval Beige 9-10x10-13mm
34FP652-IR

1 ST $14.94 ($14.94 per ST)

2 ST $22.00 ($11.00 per ST)

3 ST $26.40 ($8.80 per ST)

4 ST $33.85 ($8.46 per ST)

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Pearl Peanut Oval Golden Copper 6x10 Average
Picture of 34FP656-B, Pearl Peanut Oval Golden Copper 6x10 Average
34FP656-B

1 ST $7.50 ($7.50 per ST)

2 ST $11.00 ($5.50 per ST)

3 ST $13.25 ($4.42 per ST)

8 ST $33.85 ($4.23 per ST)

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Pearl Peanut Oval Bronze 6x10 Average
Picture of 34FP657-B, Pearl Peanut Oval Bronze 6x10 Average
34FP657-B

1 ST $7.50 ($7.50 per ST)

2 ST $11.00 ($5.50 per ST)

3 ST $13.25 ($4.42 per ST)

8 ST $33.85 ($4.23 per ST)

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Pearl Oval Nugget 9x10mm Average Green
Picture of 34FP683-N, Pearl Oval Nugget 9x10mm Average Green
34FP683-N

1 ST $10.97 ($10.97 per ST)

2 ST $17.40 ($8.70 per ST)

3 ST $20.65 ($6.88 per ST)

5 ST $33.00 ($6.60 per ST)

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Pearl Freshwater Rice Red 5.5-6mm 60 Piece Per Strand Average
Picture of 35FP648, Pearl Freshwater Rice Red 5.5-6mm 60 Piece Per Strand Average
35FP648

1 ST $11.00 ($11.00 per ST)

2 ST $16.50 ($8.25 per ST)

3 ST $19.80 ($6.60 per ST)

6 ST $38.10 ($6.35 per ST)

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Pearl Blue Purple Iris 7x8-10mm Average
Picture of 35FP699-B, Pearl Blue Purple Iris 7x8-10mm Average
35FP699-B

1 ST $14.94 ($14.94 per ST)

2 ST $22.00 ($11.00 per ST)

3 ST $26.40 ($8.80 per ST)

4 ST $33.85 ($8.46 per ST)

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Pearl Bumpy Oval 7x10mm Average White
Picture of 36FP614-B, Pearl Bumpy Oval 7x10mm Average White
36FP614-B

1 ST $7.94 ($7.94 per ST)

2 ST $11.60 ($5.80 per ST)

3 ST $13.75 ($4.58 per ST)

9 ST $39.60 ($4.40 per ST)

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