Best Utilization of Gemstones or Pearls award winner
Ying Yang Oyster Forks: sterling, acrylic acetate, freshwater and akoya pearls
Possible Future Scenarios
#5 Scientific and Technological Utopia
With the depletion of waterways and oceans, seafood is a rare or recreated delicacy. Table implements relating to and used for the consumption of seafood are unique and speak of status and prestige.
Pearls and pearl-like materials are highly esteemed, and used in conjunction with precious and semi precious materials such as silver, which has also become an over-mined and therefore rare resource.