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Trend alert! Contemporary pearl jewelry is back and we’re not mad at all about it


With all the trends coming and going right now, it can feel like we’re only catching up with one before it’s available again. Fast fashion is still the reigning queen of the high street, but many of us want pieces that will last and be the most enduring choice, style-wise – and our jewelry and trinket trays are where it’s at. easiest to engage.

There are few jewels more classic and iconic than the pearl. Your grandma’s pearls are a testament to their lasting style power and now they’re back. With a contemporary twist, pearl has been appearing on high streets and catwalks since last year, so we’ve rounded up our favorite pearl pieces on the market right now so you can browse this year’s latest trend!

Betty & Biddy twisted bead and link necklace (RRP €12.00)

The best of both worlds comes with Betty and Biddy’s twist necklace – the pearl necklace is a classic, but this new necklace adds the paper clip link necklace to give the timeless pearls an edge.

Contemporary, modern but with a hint of “old silver” glam, you can wear your Old Hollywood glam necklace with any on-trend outfit and they’ll work great together. Super affordable yet super durable, we love Betty and Biddy’s classic and chic take on the modern bead!

Enibas Pearl Pendant (RRP €210.00)

Enibas is known for their stunning designs and delicate craftsmanship and this beautiful Dream Bead Pendant is no different. The freshwater pearl is delicately balanced by a solid golden chain, making it the perfect piece to spoil yourself.

Ideal for everyday wear or as a beautiful token to wear to a wedding, dinner party or cocktail party, it screams elegance and sophistication. The pearl is synonymous with purity and simplicity and this pendant truly captures its streamlined beauty.

Alison Walsh Pearl Bar Necklace (RRP €60.00)

Glam up your everyday outfit with this flat bar shaped organic freshwater pearl on a thin gold plated chain. Alison Walsh makes all of her own jewelery in her workshop in South West Ireland, making it the perfect gift – to yourself or someone special!

This is a truly unique take on the pearl and the shape of the barbell makes it an eye-catching accessory for any outfit. Chic and sophisticated, it is perfect for an elegant woman who has a classic and signature style.

Kelly Marie Jewelery Design Seastack Pearl Pendant (RRP €55.00)

Simplicity and elegance go hand in hand with Kelly Marie Jewellery. This stunning pendant is inspired by the sea stacks of the oceans of Ireland, featuring three beautiful pearl discs stacked on top of each other and topped with a wavy disc and sterling silver bead. This necklace has a sterling silver chain and is designed and handmade in Dingle.

If you’re looking for something for someone who loves the dramatic coasts of Ireland and has a distinct, offbeat style, this Seastack necklace might be the perfect gift. Totally in touch with nature, it’s a stunning look on any aquatic baby.

Seodín Duo Pearl Bracelet (RRP €82.00)

Bead Duo Bracelet – Seoidín

Born from a passion for designing unique jewelry, coupled with a love for the unparalleled beauty of the Irish landscape, Seodín founder Maureen Harrison draws inspiration from her surroundings to create her unique jewelry collections.

Seoidín, an Irish word meaning “little gem”, perfectly encompasses what Maureen considers her signature jewelry style. “I have always been inspired by the beauty of the Irish landscape with its rich colors and patterns, but also by the craftsmanship and creativity that the Irish are known for around the world,” she says.

And the bead duo bracelet perfectly captures this story of Irish craftsmanship. Crafted from 14k gold filled, the bracelet’s intricate yet bold design will turn heads with its fine craftsmanship.

Charlotte Lebeck Jamie Pearl Ring (RRP €249.00)

Looking for something a little different but still glamorous? It’s the perfect ring to add a touch of elegance to an everyday look. Charming and young, it is the ideal piece for a stylish woman.

The gold-plated sterling silver ring shines with a dazzling shine, but it’s the delicate and playful pearls that steal the show with this piece.

Otiumberg Initial Figaro Chain & Pearl Alphabet Necklace Gold Vermeil (RRP €290.00)

Is there anything more iconic than Anne Boleyn and Blair Waldorf’s ‘B’ bead pendants? We think not! Otiumberg’s modern take on the iconic piece of jewelry is this more understated, yet equally stunning pearl-encrusted initial.

Personalize it for your own name and make a statement with the gold plated chain and freshwater pearls. We’re completely obsessed with this piece and know we’ll be seeing it everywhere this summer.

MISSOMA Beaded T bracelet with baroque pearls (RRP €200.00)

A standout piece from their collection, this T-bar bracelet from Missoma works a mix of gold-plated pearls and freshwater pearls to create a truly feminine look. The T-bar closure is back in full force, giving us 2000’s and 90’s “It Girl” vibes.

A quick and stylish way to elevate any look, this bracelet will become the new must-have piece in your jewelry tray.