Robert Wan’s cultured pearls
The inventor of the Tahitian pearl
Acquiring a Robert Wan piece of jewelry is definitely choosing extremely high-quality pieces with pearls considered to be among the most beautiful in the world. Renowned around the world, the Tahitian pearl has been harvested for more than 30 years off the Pacific atolls. Since the adventure that began in the 1970s, the Tahitian pearl has conquered its stripes as gemstones certified by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA), like the largest precious stones.
Pearls of dazzling purity
Harvested in water without a trace of pollution in which natural deposits and Pinctada Margaritifera oyster farms are located, the pearls chosen by Robert Wan for the design of his jewelry ranges benefit from two major advantages:
- perfect luster, for incredible shine and superb light surface reflection;
- new colors: while the black pearl constitutes the majority of crops, other varieties are characterized by gray shades or shades ranging from white to darker cream colors. A name has even been given to these variations: Cherry, Peacock, Blue, Tahitian Gold, Tahitian Silver, Tahitian Cooper, etc.
Women as inspiration
What is the style of Robert Wan jewelry? It seems preferable to speak of an artistic approach, one that pays homage to the woman in the most beautiful way in order to showcase her as best as possible. For this eternal lover, the woman is also a pearl.
Robert Wan has never hidden wanting to "offer the most beautiful, the pearl, the only living gem that can express itself differently depending on the light of the wearer." At Robert Wan, the jewel reveals the woman.
The creative aspect
Expert in the art of choosing the most beautiful pearls in the world and uncompromising on the purity of the material, Robert Wan also demonstrates a keen sense of creation. Throughout his career, he has surrounded himself with the greatest designers in order to bring his brand to international recognition.
Considering that beauty is born from harmony, he regularly offers collections that catch the eye and elicit the most rave reviews. The pearl is always placed at the heart of his fertile imagination.
For this true esthete of life and this unconditional lover of nature, there is no need to cover a pearl with gold and diamonds to turn it into a gem. Creativity, purity, quality are its main leitmotifs.
Treasures of the Islands
Like the Akila, Links of Love, Muse and Zoja series, the Robert Wan collections are immersed in a harmonious and soothing universe, where elements such as water, crystal and sand represent the richness and purity of lagoons. occupy a preponderant place.
Its favorite colors are green (symbol of renewal, youth) and white (representing purity and infinity).
Since 1974, there have been numerous prestigious successes for a world-renowned brand. In 2011, the collection of long necklaces, necklaces and rings "Treasures of the Islands", in connection with the lagoons, the paradisiacal islands, the luxuriant flora and fauna had aroused admiration.
The Story of Robert Wan
An adventurer in the soul
The adventurous spirit has always characterized the personality of Robert Wan. At the age of 19, he entered the world of work and multiplied professional experiences: accountant, shipping agent, import-export trader, car dealership ...
These different activities allow him to meet people and travel a lot.
In 1973, while studying a hotel project with Japanese partners, he developed a passion for pearls and decided to invest in Polynesia. A bright idea since success will quickly be there.
In the footsteps of Mikimoto
Robert Wan does indeed perform quickly. His meeting with Kokichi Mikimoto, another great name in jewelry and inventor of pearl culture, will be anything but coincidence.
Wan’s pearl farming business is developing with steady growth. In 1995, he acquired Katiu atoll, in the Tuamotu archipelago, and was subsequently awarded the title of Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite by the French government.
In 2002, Robert Wan launched his jewelry and jewelry brand. Crowned with success, the adventure continues with the same gusto for this great name in luxury.
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The Andorran jewelry store’s Address - purchase Robert Wan jewelry in Andorra
Basic Mercat luxury jewelry and watch retailer
Basic Mercat jewelry and watch retailer is located in the capital of the Principality, Andorra la Vella. The boutique is open every day from 10AM to 2PM and from 4PM to 8 PM - Av. Meritxell, 50, AD500 Andorra la Vella.
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