Give an edge to your gifting with various kinds of corporate gifts

Wed, Jul 16th 2014, 09:46

Long are the days gone when you have to toggle through a bunch of stores and objects in order to find the right kind of gifts. Read more

Formation of Pearls Formation of Pearls

Wed, Jul 22nd 2009, 12:28

Pearls are formed by successive secretions from the mantle (or skin) of an oyster or mussel onto a foreign object within its shell. Read more

Broome, Western Australia Broome, Western Australia

Fri, Jul 17th 2009, 12:30

Broome in Western Australia produces some of the finest cultured pearls in the world. This town has a long association with the pearl industry. Read more

Types of Cultured Pearl Types of Cultured Pearl

Tue, Jul 28th 2009, 13:23

Seawater Pearls form in oysters found mainly in the Pacific Ocean. Freshwater pearls form in freshwater mussels, particularly in Japan and the USA. Read more

Kokichi Mikimoto: the father of Pearl Culture Kokichi Mikimoto: the father of Pearl Culture

Mon, Jul 20th 2009, 12:29

11 July 1893 was a significant day for the pearl industry. It was then that Japan’s Kokichi Mikimoto first produced a perfect round cultured pearl. Read more

Pearl Farming Pearl Farming

Fri, Jul 17th 2009, 10:25

Pearls have captivated human beings since ancient times. The revolution in aquaculture at the start of the twentieth century meant that pearls became more accessible. Read more