There’s nothing more exciting than planning a wedding. And arguably, choosing the bridal outfit is the absolute best part of the entire wedding process. From the big elements like the dress or wedding wear, through to the perfect shoes, and of course – the jewellery.
Everything has to blend seamlessly and suit the bride’s style and personality…and be incredible in the photos, too. For decades (or longer) wedding pearls have been popular with brides. It’s not hard to see why. They’re timeless, elegant, and there’s a pearl to suit every bride out there. While other gemstones might be too gaudy or distracting, pearls fit right in with the bridal aesthetic.
But where did the wedding pearls tradition come from, and what exactly do they represent?