Love in the Luster: Holiday Gift Guide for your Favorite Pearl Girl

In case you haven’t noticed, pearls are EVERYWHERE these days! Baroque, Akoya and colorful pearls are embellishing accessories like shoes and handbags, being sewn into Couture fashions and sweaters, and of course, adorning designer outfits in jewelry. Now is the perfect time to spoil your favorite pearl girl with a beautiful piece of pearl jewelry. No matter her personality type, find the perfect little bit of luster as magnificent as she is.

The Power Player

– Royal Strands, Bold Rings or Sparkling Earrings

Assael Tahitian Pearls with detachable Pink Pear-Shaped Tourmalines Clip Backs, Assael Trilogy Akoya Pearl Ring, set in 18K Gold. Fiji Pearl Necklace by J. Hunter for Assael, 18”
Clockwise from Top Left: Carolina Herrera, Assael Tahitian Pearls with detachable Pink Pear-Shaped Tourmalines Clip Backs, Assael Trilogy Akoya Pearl Ring set in 18K Gold, Fiji Pearl Necklace by J. Hunter for Assael, 18” similar to the Sussex Strand now in the royal jewelry wardrobe, Angelina Jolie, Duchess of Sussex (the former Meghan Markle) receiving the Sussex Strand in Fiji.

She flows gracefully from boardrooms to fundraisers without ever missing a beat. Her personality is as charming and striking as her style. She needs power pearls perfect for suit jackets, updos, private jets or a night at the opera. A royal strand of exotic multi-color Fiji Pearls by J. Hunter for Assael is one way to make her feel like royalty. These one of a kind necklaces are similar in style to the Sussex Strand, which now lives in the fine jewelry wardrobe of the Duchess herself, the former Meghan Markle. Another great option is Assael’s new gem and pearl combinations like the Tahitian pearl earrings with detachable Pink Pear Shaped Tourmalines. They dress up, or down, any suit, caftan or designer denim ensemble. And if she has a fabulous firm handshake, give her a little more confidence in the form of a pearl statement ring like Assael’s Trilogy ring featuring three Akoya pearls that will hug the knuckle and float atop her very talented hands.

The Girly Girl

– Pretty in Pink, Lavender Luxe, Radiant Ropes

Assael Angel Skin Coral & Multicolored Lavender Spinel Ring, Set in Platinum, Contemporary South Sea Baroque Pearls & Morganite Rope Necklace, Assael Tahitian Pearl Amethyst and Lavender Spinel Drop Earrings
Clockwise from Top Left: Assael Angel Skin Coral & Multicolored Lavender Spinel Ring, Set in Platinum, @lealdaccarett, Contemporary South Sea Baroque Pearls & Morganite Rope Necklace, Assael Tahitian Pearl Amethyst and Lavender Spinel Drop Earrings, @bazzaalzouman.

She oozes femininity and charm, always the life of the party, sporting the latest “it bag” and rarely, if ever, choosing shoes for their comfort level. She needs gems as confident and rare as she is. Colorful gems like amethyst and lavender spinel will help her stand out amidst her fashionable crowd, especially when paired with naturally hued aubergine Tahitian cultured pearls. Or for a soft, graceful sophistication, the pretty pink hues of Assael’s Beyond Rare Angel Skin Coral are a perfect fit. The Angel Skin Coral and Multi-colored Lavender Spinel ring is something she will wear and get compliments for every single day. And for the added value of versatility, consider a long rope strand of South Sea baroque pearls made more fun and feminine with the addition of radiant morganite gemstones between each pearl. So many ways to make your best girl smile this holiday season.

The Soccer Mom

– Versatile Earrings, Durable Bracelets, Meaningful Pendants

Essentials Akoya “Beth” Pendant Necklace, Assael South Sea Pearl and Trillion Aquamarine Earrings, “Flex” Bangle by Sean Gilson for Assael, Modaoperandi Wicker Ultra-Rare Vintage Hermès Bag
Clockwise from Top Left: Essentials Akoya “Beth” Pendant Necklace,Hermès wicker handbag as featured on Modaoperandi, Assael South Sea Pearl and Trillion Aquamarine Earrings, Award winning “Flex” Bangle by Sean Gilson for Assael.

Up early and always on the run in Mom’s taxi, she is the favorite hostess or homeroom helper. Somehow she never seems weary, despite her many late nights helping with science fair projects or reducing fevers. Show her your heartfelt appreciation with thoughtful, well picked gems that will become her “go to” everyday faves. Brighten up that overworked, on-the-go smile with the lustrous essentials of South Sea pearls. Versatile options like Assael’s earrings with detachable trillion cut aquamarines can quickly dress up or down any outfit, any day of the week. Or opt for a durable, flexible bracelet with the timeless appeal of warm yellow gold and lustrous Akoya pearls. The award-winning “Flex” bracelet from Assael is as flexible as she. Or give her some wearable appreciation to pair with her home team’s jersey and snug fitting Tees – a super chic Akoya pearl pendant necklace. The minimal touch of elegance makes her feel all the more special.

The Girl Next Door

– Tailored Strands, Comfortable Studs, Charming Bubble Rings

Assael Essentials Akoya Pearl Necklace with yellow or white gold clasp, Natural Sardinian Coral Ring from the Bubble Collection by Sean Gilson, Assael South Sea Pearl & Aquamarine Stud Earrings
Clockwise from Top Left: Assael Essentials Akoya Pearl Necklace with yellow or white gold clasp, Natural Sardinian Coral Ring from the Bubble Collection by Sean Gilson, Chanel Spring/Summer 2019, Assael South Sea Pearl & Aquamarine Stud Earrings

Reliable, kind and generous to a fault, she volunteers to make her community a better place, attends every party she is invited to and never misses the chance to send a thank you note.  How do you shine a spotlight on her for a change?  The demure, beautiful luster of an Akoya pearl strand keeps on giving, as she will wear it with every turtle neck, suit jacket or LBD.  And if she already has her standard pearl strand, opt for a unique pearl stud earring that features a petite gemstone  – a little something extra to catch the eye and boost her self-esteem.  The single hued beauty of Assael’s Sardinian Gem Coral is another great idea for the girl next door. Simple sleek earrings or a lovely crimson ring from the Bubble Collection by Sean Gilson for Assael – either will subtly augment her style and give her something new to smile about.

This holiday season, find the fun in searching for the perfect gift for your favorite pearl obsessed girl. Here’s wishing you and her many marvelous celebrations and magnificent pearls to smile about.