OceansCove

Cultured Pearl Jewelry in 14k Gold and Sterling Silver

Elberon, New Jersey

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Announcement    IMPORTANT SHIPPING ANNOUNCEMENT: Please be advised that the USPS and FedEx are experiencing significant delays in shipping due to the COVID 19 pandemic. Please know that your packages are shipped within one business day of ordering, however, possible additional shipping delays are beyond my control. The USPS offers a service called Informed Delivery which I highly recommend. It tracks all incoming packages and mail pieces and helps you to manage their delivery. Thank you for your patience and understanding!

****A special note for my international buyers: I am still shipping via USPS 6-10 Day Priority, however, most packages are experiencing significant delivery delays, which are out of my control. If you need your item quickly, please contact me to see what international shipping options are available. Thanks so much for your patience!****

Welcome to Ocean's Cove®! This page represents a selection of my jewelry line, so if you don't see an item that I featured on Instagram, just use the "contact shop owner" button to send a message and I'll be happy to share product details! I will gladly send additional photos or information on any item. All photos are of the actual item you will receive. I also accept returns and custom order requests as outlined in my policies at the bottom of this page. Please note that earrings and custom orders are not returnable/refundable.

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Last updated on Feb 24, 2021

IMPORTANT SHIPPING ANNOUNCEMENT: Please be advised that the USPS and FedEx are experiencing significant delays in shipping due to the COVID 19 pandemic. Please know that your packages are shipped within one business day of ordering, however, possible additional shipping delays are beyond my control. The USPS offers a service called Informed Delivery which I highly recommend. It tracks all incoming packages and mail pieces and helps you to manage their delivery. Thank you for your patience and understanding!

****A special note for my international buyers: I am still shipping via USPS 6-10 Day Priority, however, most packages are experiencing significant delivery delays, which are out of my control. If you need your item quickly, please contact me to see what international shipping options are available. Thanks so much for your patience!****

Welcome to Ocean's Cove®! This page represents a selection of my jewelry line, so if you don't see an item that I featured on Instagram, just use the "contact shop owner" button to send a message and I'll be happy to share product details! I will gladly send additional photos or information on any item. All photos are of the actual item you will receive. I also accept returns and custom order requests as outlined in my policies at the bottom of this page. Please note that earrings and custom orders are not returnable/refundable.

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My Big Black Friday Sale is coming up! For 24 hours only, all strands will be 25% off and all jewelry will be 30% off regular prices. No coupons necessary. See shop policies and FAQs for terms and conditions. Happy Thanksgiving!maskmaple_leafknife_fork_plateturkeyknife_fork_platemaple_leafmask
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About OceansCove

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On Etsy since 2016
Video summary: This video shows how I drill my pearls

I love pearls...

Welcome to my shop! I produce jewelry made of cultured Tahitian pearls, 14k, sterling silver, and colored stones. I use cultured Tahitian pearls sourced from French Polynesia and chosen for their superior luster, color, and beauty. I carefully select each pearl for my designs; I then sort, drill and set each one by hand to maximize their beauty. The colors, which are very difficult to capture on camera, have not been artificially enhanced. Cultured Tahitian pearls are marvels of nature and look wonderful on all skin tones.

My goal is to provide beautiful, quality cultured Tahitian pearl jewelry at affordable prices. I will only sell pearls that meet my high standards for luster and color. And I will never, ever sell a pearl that I wouldn't wear myself. I know there are many options for buyers and I truly appreciate my clients. I began my Tahitian adventure by making jewelry for myself. When my friends and family began asking me to make things for them or for gifts, a business was born!

Thank you for taking the time to look through my offerings, and I hope you like what you see.

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Last updated on Sep 18, 2019
Frequently asked questions
Custom and personalized orders; items on sale

Custom and/or personalized orders cannot be returned. No refunds/returns on sale items.

What is your return policy? International Buyers Please note: I do not accept returns for non payment of customs duty/vat/tax (forced returns)All buyers please note, original seller shipping fees will be deducted from refund amount.

You must contact me within 14 calendar days of receipt/first delivery attempt/customs notification and ship it back to me (insured, signature required, 1-3 day delivery) within 21 calendar days.Returns without authorization will be charged a 30% restocking fee deducted from the refund subject to inspection for damage/wear.Seller's original shipping fees deducted from refund;return shipping cost is buyer's responsibility.Items must be in their original packaging, in unworn condition, and with original identification tag(s) attached. If the identification tag(s) have been removed,I can't accept the return.No returns/refunds on earrings, custom orders or items on sale. International buyers no forced returns for non payment of duty/vat/tax due.

Can I return earrings?

Due to hygienic reasons, earrings cannot be returned and are considered to be an intimate item.

Can you send me additional photos?

Absolutely! I love to share photos of my work. Whether you purchase your cultured Tahitian pearls from me, or from any other vendor, always ask for additional photos in natural indirect daylight, indoor lighting, etc. Tahitians can look much different under different lighting conditions. I do use a lightbox to photograph my offerings, however, I also try to include at least one natural lighting shot in each listing.

Why do my pearls look different than the colors in your photos?

Lighting plays an important role when viewing cultured Tahitian pearls. It is best to examine your new piece under natural, indirect lighting (next to a covered window) on a white surface, like a paper towel or tissue. Direct sunlight will show luster, but indirect lighting will highlight the overtones.

How do I care for my new cultured pearl jewelry?

Cultured Tahitian pearls require a bit of special care. Please store them in a soft cloth pouch, or in a velvet lined jewelry drawer. Do not store them with other items, especially hard stones like diamonds. Pearls can scratch. Remember that any pearl jewelry should be the very last item you put on before leaving your house. Apply all cosmetics, hair products, and skin care products prior to putting on your pearls. When you take them off, wipe them down with a soft terry cloth or micro fiber cloth (those glasses microfiber cloths are great!) The nacre on cultured Tahitian pearls is much thicker than other types of pearls, so they can be worn without worry.

How often should I have my cultured Tahitian pearls restrung?

Your new strand of cultured Tahitian pearls should be inspected periodically. If you wear them often (believe me, you will want to wear them!) have them restrung at least once a year. Look for signs of thread wear like frayed knots, loose knots, or broken thread.

Why are cultured Tahitian pearls so expensive?

When creating finished jewelry, many factors are considered in pricing. Each oyster can be implanted with only one nucleus at a time. It is incredibly labor intensive, and not always successful. Cultured Tahitian pearls receive no treatments, other than drilling. They are rare gems from the sea, cultivated by man.

Are you available for trunk shows?

I am absolutely available for trunk shows, in home shows, and other collaborations!

Shipping charges? International Buyers please take note: Declared Value will be listed as the purchase price only; It is a violation of US law to under value an item on a customs form.

I want to ensure that you receive your purchase in a timely and secure fashion. For packages delivered to the US I offer free shipping via USPS Priority Mail 2-3 day shipping with tracking, insurance and signature required. FedEx 2-day, if available to your location, is an additional charge. For International buyers, I use USPS Priority International Mail service, with tracking and insurance; delivery times vary depending on the country. Note to international buyers: all taxes, duty, and vat charges are buyer's responsibility; please note that I do not accept forced returns for non payment of customs fees; US law requires that I declare actual value of an item on all customs forms, and actual value will be reported.