Pearls are a symbol of purity, integrity and generosity. They are also are said to attract luck and wealth and protection.
Simple, traditional, delicate pearl stud earrings are a classic style that add beauty and grace to any outfit. They are perfect accessories for formal or semi-formal wear.
A simple pair of pearl studs can also be just perfect with a faded pair of denim jeans, a simple summer dress or a casual outfit. Freshwater pearls come from non-saline water. They are not as round as a saltwater pearl. Jewelry designers appreciate the quality and availability of freshwater pearls which are less expensive the a natural pearl. Natural pearls are rare and very pricey.
925 Sterling Silver is used. Sterling silver is an alloy of silver. 99% pure silver is not hard enough to use in jewelry making. One of the best silvers for jewelry is 925 silver. This means the metal must be 92.5% pure silver and the rest is usually copper, nickel or zinc.
To clean pearls if they are visibly stained, you can wash in soapy lukewarm water. Dip the cleaning cloth in it and wipe the pearls.