Kenneth J. Layne Inaugural Pearls have become one of the hottest items since the inauguration of President Barack Obama. Designed in honor of First Lady Michelle Obama and her love for pearls, the collection of Kenneth J. Layne Inaugural Pearls includes a strand of pearls, matching earrings and bracelets, though all are sold separately. It is the strand of Kenneth J. Layne Inaugural Pearls in pastel that have become the must have item and are generally always sold out including stores like Neiman Marcus.
Kenneth J. Layne Inaugural Pearls are simulated pearls and not natural pearls but in no way takes form the beauty. Simulated pearls are made in one of two ways. They can either be made from hollow glass beads which are filled with wax and coated on the inside. The other method is to use solid glass or plastic beads and coat the outside with a finish to look like pearls (www.karipearls.com). The Kenneth J. Layne Inaugural Pearls are advertised as alabaster glass simulated pearls (www.qvc.com). At any rate the pearls are absolutely beautiful even for an individual who loves authentic pearls.
The Kenneth J. Layne Inaugural pearls measure approximately 18 ¾” in length and 5/8″in wide and include a 3″ extender. The popular pearls are made from a wide array of colors including dark gray, dark green, peach, gray, light green, lavender, light blue, pink and gold. The simulated pearls are approximately 14mm which is large in terms of actual real pearls but in this design they are beautiful and not gaudy. Other features include gold tone hardware, a sturdy lobster claw clasp, a cloth for pearl maintenance, certificate of authenticity and a warranty. The popular Kenneth J. Layne Inaugural Pearls also come in a gift box wherever they are sold.
We all love real pearls and they are the ultimate exquisite piece of jewelry. As of late they are one of the most popular gemstones in fashion. The Kenneth J. Layne Inaugural Pearls are exquisite and represent pearl jewelry very well. Additionally the color combination allows the pearls to be worn with a variety of outfits. The Kenneth J. Layne Inaugural Pearls are easier to find now and can be purchased at several retailers but can also be purchased thru QVC. The beautiful simulated pearls originally sold for $80.00 and still do at some retailers however were found at QVC for approximately $48.00. Prices may vary based on where the simulated pearls are purchased.