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The Light Side of Daring Black Pearls

Mysterious, sultry, glamorous. This is the unique combination daring black pearls make. Classic white pearls are a perennial favorite. Fun and bright yellow pearls are happiness to any outfit. Girly pink pearls are as yummy as the frosting on a cupcake. Black pearls are the lone stepchild in the pearl family but they are undoubtedly exotic and captivating. While the most special of these black beauties are from Australia, Tahitian pearls are also exquisite. Black pearls come in cost-conscious varieties too; dark freshwater pearls abound and man-made ones are an option too. With a range of offerings, anyone can afford the mystique of black pearls. Do you dare? Here are my top picks.

Exhibitionist by Michael Spirito Grey Pearl and Flame Earrings, $185, available here.

MIZUKI 16-inch Brown Polysilk Necklace With One Tahitian Pearl, $530, available here.

Jude Frances Jewelry 18-karat White Gold Tahitian Pearl Ring With Diamond Accents, $1,280, available here.

To see the rest,

Meredith Frederick 14-karat Yellow Gold Beaded Bracelet, $525, available here.

Mikimoto 18-karat White Gold Black South Sea Studs, $1,200, available here.

Rachel Leigh Cali Freshwater Pearl And Agate Gold-filled Wire Cluster Ring, $158, available here.

Majorica 48-inch Organic Man-Made Tahitian Pearl Necklace, $480, available here.

Join The Conversation
Marley74 Marley74 10 years
WHen I got married, my husbands aunt gave me a strand of black pearls with a matching bracelet. I loved it then and I still love it.
t0xxic t0xxic 10 years
Im not a pearl girl
LaLaLola LaLaLola 10 years
The only one I'd wear would probably be the last one, the rest kind of look a bit clumpy to me.
nicachica nicachica 10 years
not that i'm getting engaged anytime soon but... i would sooo love to have that Jude Frances ring as my engagement ring!
DesignRchic DesignRchic 10 years
That IS a really beautiful pearl.
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