WILL SILVER TARNISH?
Yes, it does over time. The best way to prevent it is to store your jewelry in an airtight container such as a jewelry box or ziplock bag, and keep it away from moisture & humidity. However, sterling is easy to clean (see below).
WHAT IS GOLD-FILLED?
Unlike gold-plating gold-filled is a thick layer of real gold permanently bonded to an underlying base metal. Under normal wear, gold-filled materials will never peel, flake, or wear and can be treasured for generations.
WHAT IS GUNMETAL?
The black metal seen in our designs is gunmetal, which is an alloy of 90% copper and 10% tin
WHAT IS NATURAL BRONZE?
Bronze is an alloy that consists of approximately 90% copper and 10% tin. Natural Bronze will oxidize over time, turning a darker, more muted color. See below for more info on keeping your jewelry shiny.