The fresh water pearls from Out Of The Blue are made in different fresh water lakes in Azia. Small pieces of epithelial are placed into the clamshell whereafter the clamshell goes into a lake. Than the process begins! It can take between 10 months and 6 years until the fresh water pearl is finished. The natural colors of fresh water pearls vary from ivory white, salmon pink (peach) and lavender pink (purple) to light grey. The colour of the pearls depends on the inside of the clamshell. Fresh water pearls can be found in many different shapes.