Kill The Oyster

I get this question a lot, and it is an important one to consider: Do the pearl farms kill the oyster? A Visit to Perlas del Mar de Cortez, a Pearl Farm in Mexico Quick fact: They are not really oysters. After visiting this pearl farm in Mexico (which marks my 8th unique pearl farm …

The Tooth Test

What is the Tooth Test? It’s all about figuring out whether your pearls are real… or fake! (Speaking of fake, if you have veneers, unfortunately the tooth test will not work.) This test is a quick and easy way to find out if a pearl is an imitation pearl or a real pearl. And it …