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Modern Mikimoto earrings start around a value of $300, while necklaces can cost upwards of $3,000. Vintage Mikimoto items in good quality have even higher values. The value of Mikimoto pearls depends on the age and condi...

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To make beaded jewelry, practice the basics on a pair of chandelier earrings by stringing pearls onto a wire, wrapping the top loop and attaching the loop to an O-ring. Secure the bead strings to chandelier findings, and...

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Determine the authenticity and value of pearls by conducting the tooth test and inspecting the color, surface thickness, luster, shape and size of the pearl as well as any blemishes. This process does not require any spe...

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The 20 pearls of Alpha Kappa Alpha, or AKA, refer to the 20 young women who founded and expanded the sorority beginning in 1908, explains the group's official website. The 20 pearls indicate the nine original founders, s...

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To cook dry tapioca pearls, start with at least four times as much water as tapioca pearls. Boil the pearls in water for 30 minutes, stirring occasionally. Turn off the heat and steep the pearls for 30 minutes covered wi...

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Elegant and chic attire for a woman could be a little black dress with pearls and high heels, and for men it generally indicates a dark suit (with optional matching vest) and a tie. Elegant attire is not as formal as bla...

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Biwa pearls are freshwater pearls that come from mussels, and are arguably the most famous type of freshwater pearl. Over time, fishing and pollution have made it increasingly hard to find Biwa pearls in freshwater envir...

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