I had the great fortune to be required travel around the world in my 30-year career as a
scientist and engineer. Over the decades, I’ve seen most of the world become uniform in
the product and store brands available. You can find the same brands in any major city in
the world today. I think it is a great loss for those that love to shop. I’m grateful for the
internet, so that I can continue to shop for items that you can’t find in any global brand
I always loved to travel to Asia and especially China, because it remains a country where
entrepreneurism is strong and you can find locally produced products with great quality
that are only sold locally.
With the help of local friends in China, I have been able to find a pearl farmer who is
willing to make unique jewelry for Pearlicity. You can learn more about the pearls we
use and how we farm responsibly and sustainably in Learn About Pearls.
I have taken the extra step (probably because of my engineering background) to select
clasps for Pearlicity that not only look fabulous but are also easy for those with long
manicured nails or older joints to put on easily. Our clasps are also nickel free – I have a
metal allergy along with 20% of the population – so you can wear these pieces with
I hope you enjoy shopping at Pearlicity and do let me know if you have an idea for a
piece of jewelry. Contact Us
Pearlicity only uses pearls that are responsibly farmed. Each piece is custom designed
with clasps selected to compliment the piece and also make it easy for the wearer to put
on. We are happy to answer any questions about our products.