November 24, 2018

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Pearl Knowledge Experiences


Passion for Pearls

Due to popular demand we invite you to our in-house Champagne Pearl talks on 16th of November.

The talk will take place in our studio where Chrissie Douglas will be sharing her passion for pearls, discover where and how pearls are made, their history, the various types of pearls available and how to tell the difference between imitation, cultured and natural pearls.

To ensure maximum personal attention we cap the attendance at 12 people, please email or call 0207 373 3369 to book your place.

When 16th of November
Time 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Where 42 Beauchamp Place, London SW3 1NX
Cost £25 per person


March 01, 2017

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A Special Mother's Day Pearl Talk Experience

A special Pearl talk experience Friday 17th March

For a pre-Mother’s day celebration, we are hosting a Special Pearl Talk Experience aimed at pampering mothers, daughters and daughters-in-law.

Friday 17th March
6.30pm to 8.30pm

42 Beauchamp Place, London SW3 1NX

The evening includes Champagne, canapés and a pair of bespoke freshwater pearl earrings that will complement each guest.  

To book a place at this event where space is limited, please email or call the studio on 0207 373 3369. The ticket price is £45 per person.

The pearl colour of each guest will be ascertained on the evening, and the earrings will be ready for collection by the 22 of March.


    September 05, 2016

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    The Last Pearl Fisher Of Scotland

    Julia Stuart's latest book, 'The Last Pearl Fisher Of Scotland', has now been launched. Having collaborated with our Pearl Specialist, Chrissie Douglas, they have unfolded the secrets of Scottish natural pearls.
    February 27, 2015

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    Mosimann's - Pearl Luncheon

    Pick up some 'Pearls of Wisdom' from our Pearl Specialist, Chrissie Douglas, at Mosimann's on Wednesday 20 May at 12:30pm.
    Tuck into a delicious lunch while learning about the diverse world of pearls, as well as how to choose the perfect pearl for you.

    Tickets for this event cost £75 per person, and are available to purchase by calling 020 7235 9625
    September 10, 2014

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    Bespoke Pearl Talks

    To request a Pearl Evening for your friends or work colleagues at 42 Beauchamp Place, London SW3 1NX, on which we have received wonderful feedback and are often oversubscribed, please email

    Chrissie Douglas enjoys sharing her experience and knowledge of pearls and regularly gives lectures on the quality, beauty and history of pearls at our London showroom. You will learn a great deal about the many different types of pearls that exist, how they are formed, how to choose them to suit you and how to look after them to preserve your investment.

    Here are some examples of the comments we have received:

    Thank you for hosting the Members in your studio last week, and also for the sold-out talk in October. Both were incredibly popular and we were delighted with the response from the Members. - Alex - Victoria and Albert Museum

    An excellent lecture which I very much enjoyed, highly informative on the subject of pearls and a very engaging speaker - Alex
    October 09, 2013

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    Fortnum and Mason - A Passion For Pearls

    On Wednesday 9th October join
    us at Fortnum and Mason for an evening exploring the beauty and history of pearls.

    The event will be held in Fortnum and Mason’s Board Room, found on the Fifth Floor.
    If you would like to join us for this event please call 0845 602 5694
    October 07, 2013

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    V&A Specialist Talks

    On Thursday 7th October Chrissie
    will be addressing the V&A lunchtime talk event as the Pearl Specialist, imparting her wisdom on the history and beauty of pearls from 2-4pm in the Hochhauser auditorium.

    Details and booking information will be available nearer the time on the V&A website

    The Events Manager at the V&A commented that, "...lots of ladies on the day told me how much they had enjoyed it, and one of our event volunteers (they looked after the attendance lists before listening to the talk) wrote in her feedback 'An excellent lecture which I very much enjoyed, highly informative on the subject of pearls and a very engaging speaker'."

    September 07, 2013

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    RAC Club - An exclusive Pearl Talk

    We will be hosting an exclusive
    Pearl Talk for the RAC Club Members at 6pm on Monday 7th October.
    If you would like to join us for this event you will need to contact The RAC Club at:

    The Royal Automobile Club,
    89 Pall Mall
    SW1Y 5HS
    Telephone: 020 7930 2345
    September 06, 2013

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    Natural History Museum world touring 'Pearls' exhibition

    The Curators of the New York Natural History Museum chose a range of our pearl designs to accompany the world acclaimed 'Pearls' exhibition touring the world.
    There are still several Coleman Douglas Pearl designs on show at the Natural History Museum in London, within the Earth Treasury.
    September 06, 2013

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    “Pink Wellies in Pearls”

    On Friday 6th we held our 'Pink Wellies in Pearls' party in aid of the 'Too Many Women' Breakthrough Breast Cancer research campaign.

    The money was raised through the auction of exclusive pink wellington boots with pearl designs. 2 celebrity pink wellington and pearl boots include Miranda Hart and Sue Johnston.

    Rockfish wellingtons kindly donated the super cool wellington boots while we supplied the pearl detailing.

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