Jewelries come as gifts from loved ones as wedding presents, birthday gifts, engagement gifts or valuable gifts to mark special events. Some buy them for themselves. However, in whatever form you get your jewelry, they are very cherished possessions. Luxurious jewelries are painstakingly crafted to last for a life time. Some become family’s prized possessions and memorabilia. However, it will take good care and handling of that piece of jewelry before it could be passed to the next generation in good form and quality.
The way you handle your jewelry matters, it enhances its luster and shape. Jewelers advice that you handle your jewelry from the edges. This is to prevent it from smudges from hand oils and grease. You are also advised to remove your jewelries when involved in rough work. This is to avoid it from scraping and disfigurement. When these precautions are kept, you would be able to pass your jewelry to the next generation in the same shape and luster.
BASIC TIPS ON JEWELRY CARE
Jewelries come in different shapes and sizes. They are also made of different materials: gold, silver, diamond, gem stones etc. There are care methods peculiar with each material. However, there are basic jewelry care methods that apply to almost all jewelries.
PROTECTING YOUR JEWELRIES
WHEN BUYING YOUR JEWELRY
Ring Size Chart:
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*These charts are for reference only. Fit may vary depending on the construction, materials and designers.