Whether you are creating classic pearl jewelry, or you are reinventing the pearl through your modern designs, you’ll find the perfect pearl at Rio Grande.
Our cultured freshwater pearls are available in a wide variety of colors, including brown, gray, pink, purple and white. If you want to add a little drama to your jewelry designs, then check out our selection of black pearls. Rio Grande offers both full-drilled pearls and half-drilled pearls.
Often considered the classic pearl, Akoya saltwater cultured pearls, one type of Japanese pearls, are available in white and black.
Not sure what pearl color you want, but know what shape of pearl you need? We have commonly used shapes such as round pearls, potato pearls and rice pearls. Our button pearls are great for your earring designs. Rio Grande also carries coin pearls, baroque pearls, diamond-shaped pearls, as well as other special shapes.Our pearl bead strands are great for creating traditional pearl necklaces; they are available in seven different shapes, including round and potato.