Your jewelry is made with care so that you can enjoy it for years to come. However, there are some undeniable truths about precious metals that need to be embraced to keep your jewelry in good condition once it arrives home.
STERLING SILVER WILL TARNISH OVER TIMEIt can be unpredictable as to when this will happen and if certain contaminants will trigger premature tarnishing. It’s an unpopular fact, I know, but you can slow the process greatly by:
Wear your piece regularly
When not being worn, store it in an airtight bag or container, out of sunlight
Take care with perfumes, body lotions and chemicals as they can dull, tarnish or even damage your jewelry
Remove your jewelry before swimming and showering
Polish your jewelry from time to time with a soft polishing cloth
SCRATCHES ARE NORMAL
The majority of precious metals (with the exception of platinum) are quite soft and do not hold up well to extreme abuse. The best care here is gentle wear. Take off your jewelry before engaging in high contact activities.
GOLD PLATING FADES
Gold plated and gold filled materials are composed of a base metal (all items here use sterling silver as the base) covered by a thin layer of gold. With time, that layer can begin to wear away. The only solution here is to have the piece re-plated. However, I have you covered there …
ALL ITEMS FROM SCRIPTED JEWELRY COME WITH A LIFETIME REFINISHING GUARANTEE!
When your item needs a little refreshing, feel free to send it in to be polished up or re-plated at no cost!