Our Pearl Types

At Yoko London we work exclusively with thirteen pearl farms from around the globe to source the finest quality pearls, with a special interest in exceptionally large sizes and unique natural colours.

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White Japanese

Akoya Pearls

Akoya pearls are often referred to as 'cultured pearls'. These pearls are cultivated in the Salt Water Akoya oyster in Japan and are available in sizes ranging from 3-9.5mm. They are renowned for their mirror-like lustre and perfect roundness.

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Black And Grey

Tahitian Pearls

Tahitian pearls are cultivated in the Salt Water Black Lipped Oyster in Tahiti and the French Polynesia and are found in sizes ranging from 8-15mm. Renowned for their natural monochomatic shades ranging ranging from pale grey to deep black or peacock green, these pearls add drama and glamour in equal measure.

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Australian and Indonesian

South Sea Pearls

South Sea pearls are the most valuable of all the pearls we work with at Yoko London and are the type of pearl most often used in our iconic High Jewellery Collection. Renowned for their luxurious beauty and captivating colours, including silver, golden, and pristine white. We cherish the rarity of South Sea pearls, prized for their hues and quality, discover the timeless allure of these oceanic gems.

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Pink and White

Freshwater Pearls

Renowned for their superior quality and natural colours. With hues ranging from white and pink to rare purple, these pearls offer versatility and elegance at a reasonable price.

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Unique and bold

Baroque Pearls

With their unique shapes and natural curves, each pearl is a one-of-a-kind treasure. Handpicked for their charm, every piece tells a story of natural beauty and timeless allure.

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