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13 – 17 November 2024

Held under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence of the United Arabic Emirates.

Real Men Wear Pearls

It is no secret that for centuries now, pearls have graced the necks, ears, and wrists of people from all walks of life, from the most noble houses to the highest of society. Most of them women because of its sophistication and appeal.

However, we are witnessing a generation with fearless expression, giving pearls a surprising comeback in men’s fashion, challenging traditional notions and practices of masculinity whilst adding a touch of sophistication to modern men’s style. 

Why Pearls are Trending in Men

Times are changing, and so are fashion and high-end jewellery trends. What was once considered strictly feminine is now being embraced by men around the world. One major factor in the resurgence of pearls in men's fashion is the influence of male celebrities.

Icons like Harry Styles, Pharrell Williams, and A$AP Rocky have been spotted rocking pearls, showcasing their versatility and breaking down gender norms in fashion. Whatever the reason, one thing is clear: pearls are no longer just for women.

The Joy of Mixing Pearls

Aside from the influence of celebrities, pearls also hold a nostalgic appeal for many men. They evoke a sense of timeless elegance, reminiscent of an older era. This charming trait makes pearls a compelling choice for men looking to add a touch of class to their wardrobe.

Moreover, pearls are incredibly versatile. They can be paired with almost anything in fashion, from a classic suit to a casual denim jacket. Mixing pearls with different materials and styles can add an element of fun and individuality to your look, allowing you to express your unique sense of style.

Get Your Pearl On

In the end, pearls are more than just accessories; they're statements of style and confidence. Whether you're drawn to their timelessness or their social influence, one thing is certain: pearls are no longer confined to the realm of women's fashion. So go ahead, experiment with pearls, mix them into your outfits, and let your style shine. After all, real men wear pearls.

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