What are Freshwater Pearls?
How Are Freshwater Pearls Made?
Freshwater Pearls are grown in freshwater lakes, rivers, and ponds. These pearls are the product of an elaborate process in which tiny tissue grafts are implanted into the thick mantle of a live mussel. Freshwater pearls can be created through natural means in a spectrum of colors, however, it is widely accepted practice to treat or irradiate Freshwater pearls in order to achieve a particular color. Freshwater pearls represent outstanding value and often make the perfect pearl gift.