Articles for tag: Jewelry Cleaner, Sterling Silver, Sterling Silver Jewelry, Tarnish

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How to Clean Sterling Silver Jewelry

Sterling silver jewelry is beautiful, yet many of us tend to shy away from sterling silver believing it to be too much of a hassle to maintain. While it is true that sterling sliver will tarnish over time, the tarnish is surprisingly easy to remove. In this article we will cover two quick and easy ...

Oxidation Issues in Silver Jewelry

Among the many precious metals used in jewelry, silver comes to mind. In this jewelry maker’s mind, there might as well be only two metals: gold and silver. I covered karat gold jewelry in a previous piece. It’s time now to get the scoop on silver. Silver comes in two basic grades for jewelry: fine ...

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Wal-Mart Sells Fake Jewelry!

My finger turned green! Isn’t that every jewelry lover’s nightmare? I have been a Wal-Mart customer for over ten years. I have purchased quality products at rock bottom prices. Having never bought Wal-Mart jewelry, I assumed that I would receive the same high quality product as before. Wal-Mart disappointed me when they sold me fake ...

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Online Wire Wrap Artist Supply Guide

Wire wrap enthusiasts sometimes have difficulty finding suppliers for square and half-round wire using local means. The internet is a great place for finding wire and jeweler’s supplies. Most web sites include other jewelry making options, and most ship the same day. Following is a list of suppliers who cater to the wire wrap artist: ...

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Sterling Silver Care and Cleaning Tips

Whatever form your sterling silver is in – antiques, fine jewelry, engraved gift items or tableware – pure sterling silver which is softer than most other metals needs to be properly taken care of and cleaned regularly to maintain its luster and brilliance. As it is soft and delicate, while handling and cleaning sterling silver ...