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Pearl Gifts: 20 Stunning Christmas Jewellery Ideas

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Pearl Gifts: 20 Stunning Christmas Jewellery Ideas

Do you know someone who’d love a set of pearls for Christmas? Or perhaps you’d like to treat yourself? To help you choose the perfect pearl gift, we’ve created a comprehensive guide with 20 ideas to point you in the right direction…

Sophisticated stocking fillers

Pearl jewellery doesn’t have to be expensive to be stylish. At Coleman Douglas Pearls, we offer a range of chic, affordable designs that will make ideal stocking fillers.

1.    Black Freshwater pearl & leather bracelet - £58

Featuring a single black freshwater pearl with peacock overtones, this simple leather bracelet is edgy yet casual. It’s also fully adjustable (so one size fits all) and looks great both evening and day.

2.    Grey Freshwater pearl pendant - £68

With a cool grey pearl suspended from a delicate sterling silver chain, this simple pendant feels modern and understated. Pair with matching pearl stud earrings for a refined look.

3.    Grey and white Biwa pearl drop earrings - £95

These two-tone earrings offer the best of both worlds with a mix of icy grey and creamy white. pearls The subtle drop design is eye-catching without being overpowering.

4.    Dawn pearl perfume essence - £80

This perfume was specially designed in Florence to nourish both your pearls and your skin, as there is no alcohol in it whatsoever. The scent evokes a fresh sea breeze with notes of amber, sea moss and thyme, and when the bottle is empty, you can take the remaining pearl and string it onto a delicate necklace.

Contemporary pearl jewellery

If classic pearls don’t suit, how about trying a new take on pearl jewellery? From striking lariats to quirky leather designs, these contemporary pearls offer something a little different.

5.    Grey Tahitian pearl leather warrior necklace - £1,253

Laidback yet elegant, this highly wearable necklace features pale grey pearls with beautiful blue overtones, dotted along a tan leather rope to create a unique contrast.

6.    Black Freshwater pearl silver hoop earrings - £177

Alternatively, how about these versatile sterling silver hoops? The inky black pearls have a remarkable iridescent quality that suits an array of skin tones.

7.    White Freshwater pearl ‘build your own’ drop earrings - £224

These vintage-inspired earrings boast a stream of cascading freshwater pearls on detachable chains. Wear as studs for the daytime and add the drops for the evening.

8.    Black Freshwater pearl & amber ‘M&M’ lariat - £841

Instead of standard round pearls, this modern ‘M&M’ lariat is made up of pearl discs and amber gemstones for a sense of relaxed glamour and an extra dash of colour.

Colourful pearl gifts

While white may be the most popular pearl colour, there are lots of shades to choose from. Not to mention vivid pearl and gemstone combinations. Choose pearls in your friend or family member’s favourite colour for a meaningful Christmas pearl gift.

9. Freshwater pearl & semi-precious stone necklace - £394

Inspired by historic royalty, this spiral necklace intertwines black and grey pearls with labradorite, rose quartz, amethyst and baroque pearls for a truly unique finish.

10. 3-tone Freshwater pearl long chain necklace - £579

For a subtle hint of colour that will instantly elevate simple outfits, opt for this soft pink and grey freshwater pearl chain necklace, complete with shimmering silver beading.

11. Tahitian pearl, tourmaline & diamond ‘happy’ pendant - £2,239

This simple and slightly unusual pendant boasts a moody Tahitian pearl, striking pink tourmaline and two diamonds suspended from an 18ct gold chain for a vibrant look.

12. Multicoloured pearl & semi-precious stone bracelet - £158

Evoking the eclectic nature of abstract art, this bold bracelet contains a mix of white and creamy pink pearls, with playful hints of amethyst, citrine and rock crystal. 

Timeless pearl designs

For Christmas jewellery gifts that channel vintage Hollywood glamour, look no further. At Coleman Douglas Pearls, our timeless monochromatic pearl earrings and necklaces will never go out of style.

13. White Freshwater pearl double pearl strand - £1,050

With two strands of luminous white pearls, this classic pearl necklace is a jewellery box staple for every pearl lover.

14. Black Tahitian pearl gold drop earrings - £1,325

Suitable for a variety of occasions, these sleek 18ct yellow gold drop earrings feature glimmering, iridescent black Tahitian pearls hand-chosen for their shape and lustre.

15. Silver-black Tahitian pearl necklace - £2,380

A traditional style necklace with a contemporary twist, this multi-tonal Tahitian pearl strand can be worn with almost any outfit and will complement all kinds of skin tones.

16. White Freshwater pearl & diamond ‘huggies' - £3,608

These dazzling two-in-one 18ct white gold and diamond hoops come with detachable creamy white pearl drops that enable you to adapt your earrings to suit any occasion.


Once in a lifetime pearls

Looking to invest in a gift that will be treasured for years to come? Explore exquisite pearl jewellery designs that combine luxurious South Sea pearls with sparkling diamonds to create a decadence reserved for the most special occasions.

17. White South Sea & diamond ‘Tsarina’  earrings - £5,935

Taking inspiration from Russian queens, these 18ct gold shepherd crook earrings are set with miniature diamonds and frosty South Sea pearls for a shimmering finish.

18. Diamond, Akoya & South Sea pearl necklace - £6,224

Featuring a diamond encrusted olive leaf centrepiece for added sparkle, this classic white pearl strand is simple yet stunning. Complete the look with matching pearl drop earrings.

19. South Sea, Tahitian pearl & diamond necklace - £4,275

Find lustrous South Sea and Tahitian pearls suspended from a contemporary thread of black diamonds and freshwater pearls in this ornate pearl drop necklace design.

20. Golden South Sea pearl & Cognac diamond necklace - £8,000

An ode to Middle Eastern landscapes, this award-winning necklace contains a mix of cream and golden South Sea pearls interweaved with Cognac diamonds. Finished with 18ct yellow gold fittings, this piece complements warm skin tones effortlessly.

Christmas jewellery gifts from Coleman Douglas Pearls

Feeling inspired by our Christmas jewellery ideas? Browse our entire collection online to discover more pearl gifts for the festive season. From necklaces to bracelets, and earrings to rings, we have a multitude of styles and colours to suit your gift recipient’s tastes.

Alternatively, if you’re still not sure which design to go for, how about a CDP gift card? Choose an amount between £50-£1500 and your giftee will receive an elegantly hand-written card in a beautiful leather and gold gift box. The gift card can then be redeemed with a bespoke styling session in person at our London studio, or over the telephone – to make sure that special gift is loved and worn forever.

For any further questions or assistance with purchasing the perfect pearls for Christmas, please contact us on 0207 373 3369 or by email at We look forward to hearing from you.



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