Does white gold turn yellow?

Does white gold turn yellow?

Yes, it does. White gold is naturally yellow. White gold goes through a rhodium treatment that turns it white. Over time, the white will fade and may need to be re-whited about once every 6–8 months. The cost can range…
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Is platinum or sterling silver better?

Is platinum or sterling silver better?

Platinum is a far superior material compared to sterling silver. Silver doesn't have the strength that platinum does. Silver bends and warps more over time than platinum. Platinum is a luxurious premium material. It is a non-toxic and uncommon metal.
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Is it better to buy platinum or gold?

Is it better to buy platinum or gold?

We prefer gold. If you are torn between platinum or gold, then we recommend white gold as a better option. If budget is a major issue, then we would recommend platinum jewelry instead. Both are good metals and platinum holds…
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Can platinum rust?

Can platinum rust?

No, platinum does not rust. Interesting fact though: platinum is a byproduct of refining gold that was just thrown away about 120 years ago, around the early 1900's.
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Why does platinum not have resale value?

Why does platinum not have a resale value?

Platinum has a good resale value. Platinum is an excellent material to set diamonds in because it grips diamonds better and it malleable enough to hold stones in well. Platinum holds its value over the years and is a strong…
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Why do people not buy platinum?

Why do people not buy platinum?

It usually has a higher maintenance cost than traditional gold, maybe even by about 30%, due to the fact that many inexperienced jewelers struggle with the metal since it is more malleable and easier to dent and bend.
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Does Tiffany's sell platinum?

Does Tiffany’s sell platinum?

Yes, Tiffany's does sell platinum jewelry and the other most common metals you'd find at any jewelry shop.
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What does platinum mean in jewelry

What does platinum mean in jewelry?

Platinum is a luxurious premium material. It is a non-toxic and uncommon metal.
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Is platinum the best jewelry?

Is platinum the best jewelry?

Platinum makes great jewelry, although at Sparkle Jewelry we prefer white gold over platinum. Out of gold, silver, and platinum, platinum would be considered 2nd in line as far as value.
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Is platinum higher cost than gold?

Is platinum higher cost than gold?

Not right now. Platinum is about half the cost of gold as of 2022 and it can dent much easier than gold. If you were going to go to the jeweler, they would probably recommend white gold over platinum, but…
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