Tahitian pearl bracelet, African glass and copper beads, bohemian and chic, unique piece, Australian leather

$203.23

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Bracelet made with pretty Tahitian pearls, African recycled glass beads and golden brass beads. An antique, chic and bohemian design to wear on all occasions.

The gray of the Tahitian pearls, the intense matt turquoise blue and the shiny gold of the pearls blend superbly together and on the black Australian leather.

This bracelet is a unique piece entirely handmade. I drilled the pearls, rolled the Australian leather, made the assembly and the finishes.
It can be worn every day or in the evening, both natural and original, the tones go with many colors.

Tahitian pearls:

Number: 4
Category: C (1)
Form: semi-baroque,
Diameter: from 10.20 mm to 10.90 mm,
Clasp: 9.75mm
Luster (2): good
East (3): good
Colour: silver grey, medium grey, dark

You close the bracelet by passing a Tahitian pearl through the leather loop.

Diameters of the glass beads: approximately 12 to 13 mm,
Diameters of the brass beads: approximately 8 mm,

Bracelet length: 18 cm, perfect for a wrist between 15 and 17 cm


The bracelet on photos is the one that will be send to you. All my pearls are sent with a certificate of authenticity.

(1) The standardization of the surface quality of the cultured pearls of Tahiti is :

Category A : A pearl having at most one imperfection or a group of slight imperfections oncentrated on a maximum of 10% of its surface. A beautiful luster.
Category B : A pearl with slight imperfections concentrated on a maximum of 30% of its surface. Beautiful to medium luster.
Category C : A pearl with slight imperfections concentrated on a maximum of 60% of its surface. Medium luster.
Category D : A pearl having either slight imperfections over more than 60% of its surface, or slight and more serious imperfections on a maximum of 60% of its surface. Dull luster.

(2) The luster of pearls is the measure of the quantity and quality of light that is reflected from the surface of a bead or just below the surface of a bead.
The luster of a pearl of good quality is sharp and bright.
You should almost be able to see your reflection on the surface of a pearl.
A pearl that appears too white, dull or limestone, is of low quality.

(3) The orient of a pearl is the way in which the prism of natural light breaks up in the depths of a pearl's aragonite layers. This iridescence gives the pearl all of the gloss that is modified by the colors, which range from white to black in tones of cream, pink, blue, peacock green, purple, and golden.

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Processing time

1-3 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • France : 2 - 5 business days
  • North America : 7 - 20 business days
  • Europe : 3 - 15 business days
  • Australia, New Zealand and Oceania : 20 - 30 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

Frequently Asked Questions

Maintenance instructions

Pearls :
To keep all your Tahitian cultured pearls shine, wear them as often as possible!
Avoid contact with chemicals such as perfume, bleach, shampoos, etc.
Highly resistant, Tahitian pearls can get scratched by abrasive objects / materials.
They are cleaned with a soft cloth, they can be rubbed with olive oil.
If you store them for a long time, place a small container of water at their side, so that they are always hydrated.

Leather :
You can grease it with: shea butter, natural bees wax for leather, olive oil.
When it becomes dry and hard, feed it quickly.

Can I bathe / shower with my jewel (pearl (s) and leather)?

Yes, you can wear your necklace in the shower, in the sea ... avoid if possible in very very chlorinated pools! Whatever water you go into (sea, shower or swimming pool), there is no problem but remember to rinse the pearl (s) and the leather under fresh water afterwards, wipe it / them with a soft cloth then and regularly oil the leather.

How to recognize a real pearl from a fake?

-The temperature: the fancy pearl takes the ambient temperature while the true cultured pearl of Tahiti, Australia ... will always be a little cooler. Put it under your nose and realize!
- The weight: the false pearl is often lighter while the real pearl is quite heavy.
- The texture: the fantasy is all smooth while the cultured pearl is rough. By rubbing two pearls against them, we can determine its texture. You can also put it on your teeth!
- The shape: the false pearls are all identical whereas the real pearls are unique by their peculiarities!
-The quality: the fantasy is flammable while the real pearl is not.

Custom and personalized orders

I often make custom and personalized jewelry. Give me your measurements (neck, wrist, ankle) and a little more time to realize your jewel.
I am open to your proposals of creations, tell me your desires and we will develop the design of the jewel.
I can make you choose on photos your future pearls if you wish.

What means the pearls classification ?

The classification concerning the surface quality of cultured pearls of Tahiti is:

Category A: Pearl with at most one imperfection or group of light imperfections concentrated on not more than 10% of its surface. Very beautiful luster.

Category B: Pearl with some slight imperfections concentrated on at most 30% of its surface. Chandelier beautiful or medium.

Category C: Pearl with slight imperfections concentrated on not more than 60% of its surface. Medium chandelier.

Category D: Pearls with either slight imperfections on more than 60% of the surface, without deep imperfections, or light and deep imperfections concentrated on not more than 60% of its surface. Luster weak.

What mean the luster and orient of a pearl?

The luster of a pearl is the measure of the quantity and quality of light that is reflected by the surface of a pearl or just under the surface of a pearl. The more your reflection in the pearl is sharp, the higher the luster.
The luster of a pearl of good quality is clear and bright. A pearl that appears too white, dull or limestone, is of low quality.

The orient of a pearl is the way in which the prism of natural light breaks down in the depths of a pearl's aragonite layers. This iridescence gives the pearl all the brilliance that will be sublimated by reflections of colors that go from white to black in shades of cream, pink, blue, peacock green, purple and gold.

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