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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 Freshwater Round White 6.5-7mm 64 Piece Per Strand Average 16 In
Picture of 7FP614-A, Pearl Freshwater Round White 6.5-7mm 64 Piece Per Strand Average 16 In
7FP614-A

1 ST $36.40 ($36.40 per ST)

2 ST $64.75 ($32.38 per ST)

3 ST $87.40 ($29.13 per ST)

4 ST $112.05 ($28.01 per ST)

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Pearl Potato Flat Back Red Wine 6-7mm
Picture of 7FP647-FB, Pearl Potato Flat Back Red Wine 6-7mm
7FP647-FB

1 ST $7.50 ($7.50 per ST)

2 ST $11.00 ($5.50 per ST)

3 ST $13.20 ($4.40 per ST)

8 ST $33.85 ($4.23 per ST)

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Pearl Round Potato Light Taupe 7mm
Picture of 7FP652-1, Pearl Round Potato Light Taupe 7mm
7FP652-1

1 ST $7.50 ($7.50 per ST)

2 ST $11.00 ($5.50 per ST)

3 ST $13.20 ($4.40 per ST)

8 ST $33.85 ($4.23 per ST)

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Pearl Round Nugget Teal 6-7mm
Picture of 7FP667-N, Pearl Round Nugget Teal 6-7mm
7FP667-N

1 ST $7.50 ($7.50 per ST)

2 ST $11.00 ($5.50 per ST)

3 ST $13.20 ($4.40 per ST)

8 ST $33.85 ($4.23 per ST)

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Biwa Pearl Diamond Silver/white 11mm
Picture of 82FP613, Biwa Pearl Diamond Silver/white 11mm
82FP613

1 ST $25.95 ($25.95 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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Biwa Pearl Marquise Lime Green 8x13mm
Picture of 83FP683, Biwa Pearl Marquise Lime Green 8x13mm
83FP683

1 ST $25.95 ($25.95 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 Oval Nugget Peach 6x8-9mm Average
Picture of 8FP332-N, Pearl Oval Nugget Peach 6x8-9mm Average
8FP332-N

1 ST $2.67 ($2.67 per ST)

2 ST $4.30 ($2.15 per ST)

6 ST $10.35 ($1.72 per ST)

18 ST $29.80 ($1.66 per ST)

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Pearl Nugget Cream/white 7-9mm 16 In
Picture of 8FP513-FN, Pearl Nugget Cream/white 7-9mm 16 In
8FP513-FN

1 ST $1.95 ($1.95 per ST)

2 ST $3.00 ($1.50 per ST)

10 ST $12.50 ($1.25 per ST)

30 ST $30.00 ($1.00 per ST)

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Pearl 2mm Hole Peacock/iris 7-8mm 8in
Picture of 8FP609-LH, Pearl 2mm Hole Peacock/iris 7-8mm 8in
8FP609-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 White/cream 8-8.5mm
Picture of 8FP612, Freshwater Pearl Round White/cream 8-8.5mm
8FP612

2 PC $3.55 ($1.77 per PC)

4 PC $5.30 ($1.32 per PC)

12 PC $14.10 ($1.18 per PC)

52 PC $55.00 ($1.06 per PC)

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Pearl Freshwater Round White 7.5-8mm 58 Piece Per Strand A- Grade
Picture of 8FP614-A, Pearl Freshwater Round White 7.5-8mm 58 Piece Per Strand A- Grade
8FP614-A

1 ST $30.35 ($30.35 per ST)

2 ST $53.90 ($26.95 per ST)

3 ST $72.75 ($24.25 per ST)

4 ST $88.20 ($22.05 per ST)

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Pearl Round Potato Peach 8mm
Picture of 8FP633, Pearl Round Potato Peach 8mm
8FP633

1 ST $7.50 ($7.50 per ST)

2 ST $11.00 ($5.50 per ST)

3 ST $13.20 ($4.40 per ST)

8 ST $33.85 ($4.23 per ST)

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Pearl Round Coral Orange 8-9mm Average
Picture of 8FP636, Pearl Round Coral Orange 8-9mm Average
8FP636

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 Freshwater Ridged Taupe 8mm Average 16 In Strand
Picture of 8FP653-B, Pearl Freshwater Ridged Taupe 8mm Average 16 In Strand
8FP653-B

1 ST $11.95 ($11.95 per ST)

2 ST $20.35 ($10.18 per ST)

3 ST $24.40 ($8.13 per ST)

5 ST $39.10 ($7.82 per ST)

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Pearl Bronze Iris 8mm Average
Picture of 8FP655, Pearl Bronze Iris 8mm Average
8FP655

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 Purple Bronze Iris 8mm Average
Picture of 8FP655-P, Pearl Purple Bronze Iris 8mm Average
8FP655-P

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 Round Olive Green 8mm Average
Picture of 8FP683, Pearl Round Olive Green 8mm Average
8FP683

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 Peach/lavender 7-8mm Average 8in
Picture of 8FP692-LH, Pearl 2mm Hole Peach/lavender 7-8mm Average 8in
8FP692-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 Ridged Soft Orchid 8mm Average
Picture of 8FP696-R, Pearl Ridged Soft Orchid 8mm Average
8FP696-R

1 ST $7.50 ($7.50 per ST)

2 ST $11.00 ($5.50 per ST)

3 ST $13.20 ($4.40 per ST)

8 ST $33.85 ($4.23 per ST)

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Peanut Pearl Drop Gold Bronze 10-12mm
Picture of 90FP655-P, Peanut Pearl Drop Gold Bronze 10-12mm
90FP655-P

1 ST $7.50 ($7.50 per ST)

2 ST $11.00 ($5.50 per ST)

3 ST $13.20 ($4.40 per ST)

8 ST $33.85 ($4.23 per ST)

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