Pearls: Little H’s New Jewelry Line, Jewelmer’s Passport & More

Thank Heaven for Little PearlsPerhaps it’s because Hisano Shepherd is petite (she’s just 5 feet tall). Or maybe it’s that she’s ­married to founder Jeremy ­Shepherd, whose sourcing skills in the pearl world are ­legendary. But ­whatever the reason, Hisano—the chief creative officer of and designer behind the Little H line—loves little pearls.She sets keshi, 2 mm–2.5 mm round freshwaters, and seed pearls into cool, minimalist karat gold and sterling styles, as well as arguably never-before-seen bulbous baroque silhouettes. And the Shepherds have other fresh-pearl lines, too, from collaborations with stylists such as Veronika Borchers and Anthony Dreyer; along with Little H, the collections constitute a newer wholesale division of called the Pearl Collective.That’s where the Shepherds and partnering ­artists combine

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