Pearl earrings can look very striking if you have the right type of pearls for the earrings.
There are the oval shaped pearls as well as the round ones and of course a good selection of color to choose from.
Depending on your budget and taste there is a variety of pearls from the black Tahitian to the almost perfect Japanese akoya cultured pearls. Each have their own characteristics and there is plenty of details available about each in the links on the right.
The opal size, type and color should suit your skin tone and fashion sense. Also some attention should be paid to the type of setting the pearl is in. What sort of metal is used? Gold, Silver, Platinum. If gold should it be white, gold or rose colored for example. What karat metal? With gold a 14 or 18 karat is better than a 22 or 24 karat metal as the gold has additional metals added to it that strengthen it and make it more durable and less malleable.
The more attention is paid to these details the better the result. In fact it is a good idea to have in mind what you want before you start out looking. With the immense variety available it is very likely that, with persistence, you will find what you are looking for.
A good start is with James Allen pearl jewelryHere is a good selection that gives an idea of what is available.
It is also a good idea to have some knowledge and understanding about pearls before you start. Going through and reading this web site will help you to gain a good appreciation of pearls and what to look for. You will then be in a better position to find just what you are looking for in a good quality set of pearl earrings!