FAQ - How to select


How to take care of pearls

How to select

Value factors

Freshwater Vs SaltWater

Types of Cultured Pearls

Cultured pearls VS natural pearls

Origin of Pearls

Pearl Colors and Overtones

I'm not sure which pearls to select?

How can I tell if my pearls are real?

How do I pick the perfect pearl color?

Cultured pearls VS natural pearls

Choosing your Freshwater Pearls

Real and Imitation Pearls

Are black pearls dyed?


When purchasing pearls, it is best to take into careful consideration the type of person you are buying for. Are they traditional or contemporary? Do they have a particular style or a specific taste regarding color or texture? Other factors to take into account are the pearls' price range and their quality.

At PearlsOnly we have pearls ranging from entry level quality to the most prestigious Tahitian quality. To get started, please consider taking a look at our Pearl Education Guide, and please don't hesitate to contact our Customer Care team for personalized advice.