How to take care of the jewelry?
GENERAL TIPS TO CARE FOR YOUR JEWELRY
- To prolong the life and luster of your jewelry, remove it before washing your hands and showering.
- Keep jewelry free of perfume and lotions as it will cause jewelry to tarnish faster.
- Clean your jewelry occasionally with a dry soft cloth.
- Store jewelry separately in a box or bag to avoid scratches.
SPECIAL CARE FOR SPECIFIC JEWELRY
Plated jewelry has gone through process where a layer of precious metal (e.g. silver, gold, rhodium platinum) is placed on to coat the surface of another metal. The plating will wear out over time. Soap, lotion, sweat, chlorine, oils, and other chemicals can accelerate the tarnish. Remember to remove your jewelry before doing activities associated with those substances.
Sterling silver is 92.5% silver and 7.5% other metals. These materials will tarnish from exposure to air with time and wear. You can use a polishing cloth to help remove the tarnish.
Cubic zirconia is a synthesized hard material, optically flawless and usually colorless which similarly looks like diamond. To maintain the shine of the cubic zirconia, put your jewelry in boiling water for a few seconds, take it out and pat dry with a soft lint free jewelry cloth.
What is your jewelry made of?
Material of the jewelry is listed in their item description. Most of our jewelry is rhodium, 14k-16k gold or rose gold plated over brass or 925 sterling silver. 925 sterling silver-based collection will always have “925” stamp on the item (ie. On then needle post, inside of the ring, or a 925 on tag or clasp).
Earring post are usually 925 sterling silver, titanium or stainless steel.
Does the jewelry tarnish?
With plated jewelry over time due to wear and tear the plating could wear off. This is typical for all plated jewelry by any designer. How fast its tarnish will depend on individual’s skin and usage, it can happen within a few days or last you a couple of years.
Please go here to learn how to prolong the wear of your jewelry.
Where are you located?
We are located in Calgary, AB Canada.
Do you offer local pick up?
Yes, we do! Please contact us before you order for more details.