Oyster trivia for your next Champagne Soiree. South Sea pearls are extremely rare, spending two silent years within the host oyster. Each pearl chosen by Autore is judged and valued according to the five S's - shine, surface, shade, shape and size.
Pink Conch pearls -- The pink or conch pearl is produced by the biggest sea snail, the Strombus Gigas. This snail can be found in the Caribbean and on the Bahamas . The conch pearls are porcelain-like, have a silky glimmer and in most cases a strangely wa