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How To Tell If Silver Is Real

By On July 21, 2017

In this post, I will explain how to tell if something is real silver, and the different silver tests you can use, from simple tests on the spot, to technical ones. >>… Read More

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Difference Between Silver, Sterling Silver, Silver Plated and Gold Vermeil

By On July 11, 2017

The difference between sterling silver and pure silver is that sterling silver is only 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% other metals. As pure silver is too soft to be used in jewelry… Read More

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How To Polish Sterling Silver

By On June 30, 2017

This article will teach you how to polish silver at home with homemade silver polish and silver polishing cloth. It includes everyday silver polishing tips to prevent tarnishing, as well as heavy… Read More

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Does Sterling Silver Tarnish?

By On June 24, 2017

While pure 99.9% silver does not tarnish, any sterling silver will tarnish over time as a result of the metal mixed in.  However, fortunately there are many ways to keep sterling silver… Read More

Gold Guides

How To Care For Gold-Plated Jewelry

By On March 29, 2017

Much as we’d like to get the finest quality gold jewelry at all times, our budget may not agree. Gold-plated jewelry is a great way to catch the yellow and rose gold… Read More