If there is a dull white look…it has had the nacre worn/rubber
off…then nothing really can be done.
I find the cheap fresh water pearls these days are awful. I joke and
say they wave the pearl medium over the oyster and call it FWP.
Buyers need to be particular about quality in this hurry up and
catch the next wave market. I criticise cheap beading trends for
Having said that, education of customers as to why mine are more
expensive than lulu’s beading down the road strung on nylon is good.
I figure if we keep asking for better products there will always be
suppliers for our level of need.