You adore your platinum jewelry, right? It's elegant, durable, hypoallergenic, and always stylish. Let's get right to it - here are some easy, fast ways to keep your platinum pieces looking their best.
Clean Periodically: Use a soft cloth to wipe your platinum jewelry periodically. This removes surface oils or dirt and keeps your pieces shining!
Deep Clean Occasionally: Give your jewelry a bubble bath! Use warm water with a few drops of mild dish soap, and gently brush with a soft toothbrush. Rinse thoroughly and pat dry. Avoid harsh cleaners, they're too abrasive for your precious pieces.
Professional Cleaning: Take your pieces to a pro once a year. They have the right tools and knowledge to really get into the nooks and crannies.
Store Smart: When not worn, keep your platinum in a jewelry box or soft cloth pouch. Even tough platinum can get scratches, so let's avoid that by storing each piece separately.
Check-ups: Get your platinum jewelry, especially gemstone pieces, checked every six months. A jeweler will ensure the stones are secure and settings are intact.
Give 'Em a Break: Doing something rough or dealing with harsh chemicals? Best to leave your jewelry safe at home. Activities like gardening, swimming, or cleaning can be too hard on your platinum.
Polishing: Over time, your jewelry might show tiny scratches, leading to a softer shine. If you want the original sparkle back, take it to a professional for polishing.
There you have it, folks! Remember, your platinum jewelry is not only an accessory, it's an investment. Treat it well, and it'll shine brilliantly for you day after day.
(Note: Always check with your jeweler for advice tailored to your specific jewelry. This guide provides general tips, but every piece may need its own kind of care.)
WHY Choose Platinum?
- Unlike white gold, Platinum is naturally white and will NOT change color over time.
- Our Platinum is 95% pure. By comparison 18kt gold is 75% pure and 14kt is 58.5% pure.
- Platinum does not change shape and loses very little metal to everday wear so your Platinum jewelry will last a lifetime.
- Platinum's purity makes is naturally hypoallergenic, so even sensitive skin can wear Platinum jewelry every day.
- Platinum durability means precious stones are held securely in place for a lifetime. Platinum prongs are often used in rings made of less durable metals.
- Platinum is incredibly dense, at least 60% heavier the other precious metals.
- Platinum is 30 times more rare than gold.