Do you know the famous 2018 AGTA Spectrum Awards? Recen […]
Do you know the famous 2018 AGTA Spectrum Awards?
Recently, the American Gem Trade Association announced the winners of this the world's pre-eminent colored gemstone and cultured pearl design competition.
Pearls are authentic. They are witnesses to time. No gem has more history than pearls. Historically, pearls have been worn as symbols of wealth and power since pearls have just been worn by royalty and wealthy, privileged individuals. They are hugely accessible to all women and more affordable than many think. Some designers are pushing the boundaries of pearl designs whilst some are just changing it up a little.
Baroque pearls can offer so many design opportunities for a one of a kind design. Use baroque, ringed or a coloured pearl and you instantly have a WOW piece.
Avi Raz of A & Z Pearls get the Best Use of Pearl award.
It's a 15-18mm multicolored natural baroque freshwater-pearl necklace, with 14-karat rose, yellow and rhodium gold beads.