Jewelry always makes a wonderful way to mark momentous occasions, whether for love or special achievements. Even a small and inexpensive piece if meaningful. This selection of tips will be useful for anyone who wishes to learn more about different ways to buy, wear or store jewelry.
Do not use harsh chemicals such as ammonia, bleach, turpentine or acetone to clean them. This can cause your stones to turn and dull in color, along with eating away any enamel on the pieces.
Watch how you store your jewelry when it isn’t being worn. Boxes, holders, compartments, and hooks are all valuable tools for storing jewelry safely. Do not just throw them into piles in a box. This can hurt very fragile jewelry, and tangle necklaces or bracelets.
When purchasing jewels, you should understand which type of stone you are getting. A stone may be natural, synthetic or imitation. Imitation is plastic that is colored to looked like the stone, but natural stones and synthetic stones are real. Natural comes from the ground, while synthetic ones are created in a lab.
Notice what type of earrings they are wearing, including the shape and metal. This information will allow you to purchase that special piece that they will treasure for life.
Before committing yourself to a piece, do research to determine which styles are hot and which are not. Getting a great deal on beautiful bauble makes getting it even more enjoyable.
Ask the jeweler what type of insurance is available for your purchase. Many stores offer a policy where you can bring broken or damaged jewelry back to the original jeweler for repair at little to no cost. For more expensive pieces, look for a jeweler that offers insurance for lost or stolen items.
Jewelry is a great gift for many different events. A piece need not be big or expensive to be cherished by its recipient. There are many things to consider when wearing, storing and caring for jewelry, whether it is your own or someone else’s. Use the tips written here to help you in all aspects of your jewelry use.