14k Gold-Filled metal is made by bonding a solid layer of 14k gold to a base layer made of jewelers brass. The layer of gold must contain at least 5% of the items total weight to be considered 1/20 14k Gold-Filled.
14k Gold-Filled jewelry can be a lifetime product if cared for correctly. Because of the thick layer of real 14k gold mechanically bonded to the core, it will take a long time for the metal underneath to become exposed. With anything, it's all based on how you care for your pieces. Storing them in a cool and dry place while not in use will ensure excess oxidation and tarnishing does not take place.
Generally speaking, no. 14k Gold-Filled metal is great for those with sensitive skin because of the thick layer of real gold surrounding the piece and will generally not cause skin discoloration. It is not common but everyone's body chemistry is different so it is possible you may experience some slight skin discoloration.
Yes! Your products will look shiny and new for decades to come. You get all the benefits of a real gold piece without the hefty pricetag!
Gold plated jewelry is typcially made from an inexpensive base metal like copper and is dipped in a very thin layer of gold. Whereas Gold-Filled jewelry has a thick layer of real 14k gold mechanically bonded through heat and pressure to an inner layer of high quality jewelers' brass.
Every piece is 100% nickel free! This is great for anyone with allergies to nickel which is commonly found in gold plated jewelry.
Shipping & Returns
You bet! International orders are shipped via USPS First Class International for a flat rate of $15.
Delivery times will vary based upon the shipping method selected at checkout. Standard shipping takes between 2-5 business days. Click here to read more about our shipping times.
All orders are shipped with the United States Postal Service (USPS).
Yep, you have 30 days from the date of delivery to return your order. You can choose from a full refund or a store credit. We offer free return shipping on all orders. Read more about our return policy or start a return here.
Care & Maintenance
A dry place with low levels of humidity is ideal. Store your pieces in the pink box or cotton drawstring bag that came with your order!
1. Keep your pieces free from lotions, perfumes, sunscreens, cleaning products, and other harsh chemicals.
2. Wipe your pieces down with a soft microfiber cloth or rinse with warm water and a mild soap after wearing never fails.
3. Try not to sleep in your jewelry!
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