Among various kinds of jewelry, pearl jewelry has class of its own. Pearl Jewelry is traditional and classic and comes in various colors, size and shapes. Pearl Jewelry is designed with several types of pearls such as freshwater pearls, akoya pearls (also known as akoya seawater pearls or Japanese akoya pearls), Tahitian pearls and South sea pearls. But akoya pearl jewelry has been very popular among women and jewelers alike for its amazing lustrous appeal. Akoya Pearls are also known for their very excellent quality.
When it comes wedding or for brides to choose jewelry for herself or for her bridesmaids, pearl jewelry often is among the best choice.
Akoya pearls are grown in seawaters and mostly in Japan and China pearl farms. Pinctada fucata martensii oysters are known to produce akoya pearls. Akoya Pearls normally take longer time to grow and the total quantity comparatively is not very large due to variable seawater climatic conditions. Akoya pearl jewelry typically command higher prices as compare to freshwater pearls but they are excellent choice for many women and have always been very popular ever since Kokochi Mikimoto of Japan had invented and patented the bead-nucleating technology of culturally growing in the sea waters.
Akoya pearl jewelry with its matching pearl earrings will compliment any outfit, be it casual or evening and party dress. You will often find women wearing pearl jewelry at work places. Pearl Jewelry adds to sophistication and women look very attractive and graceful. Akoya pearl jewelry generally comes in nice round shape, their nacre is thick and luster is extra ordinary. Best of all, akoya pearl jewelry has become affordable now.