March 17, 2017 • Celia Lane
Most people love silver jewelry, but what exactly is 925 sterling silver?
Sterling silver is an alloy of 92.5 percentage of pure silver and 7.5 percentage of other metals. Pure silver is too soft to be used alone to make jewelry. Copper is the most common metal to be used in combination with silver to create a .925 piece of silver, also known as sterling silver.
October 31, 2016 • Celia Lane
Silver jewelry gets tarnished as a natural chemical reaction of the metal in contact with some elements in the air. This doesn't cause any damage to silver, but it makes it look dull and lack of shine. Find our 5 tips that will help you keep silver jewelry tarnish free.