Some people say that wearing pearls on your wedding day is bad luck. Because they're sometimes considered a symbol for tears, superstitious brides have been known to steer clear of them. However, others say that wearing pearls (the tears) on your wedding day means there won't be any real ones, thus making these precious little beads of beauty a pretty good omen. We say: if they look this good, this cool and, let's face it, this downright elegant, what better thing to adorn yourself with on the big day? Besides, white goes with everything (especially more white).
Click through the gallery to discover and admire our modern take on bridal pearls. Trust us, by the time you're finished, you'll forget the superstitions and will probably want to buy everything.
Metal and pearl barettes, from £33, France Luxe