Platinum characteristics and its use in jewelry

Platinum is a mineral of high value not only for its strength but for durability, making it a coveted item within the jewelry industry but also very difficult to work. It is common to find jewelry made of platinum in prestigious jewelry companies, because in order to manipulate this element requires strong technological capabilities.

platinum characteristics

In today’s article we tell you what the basic properties of platinum are and what their uses are within of jewelry. This material is without a doubt among the most stylish and sought-after by lovers and collectors of high-end jewelry. Continue reading “Platinum characteristics and its use in jewelry”

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Platinum: The other white gold

There are people who think they are the most valuable pieces of jewelry made from platinum that the gold although there are others who prefer the gold which was considered more resistant as platinum.

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The advantage is that the platinum is naturally white unlike gold which is yellow. This means that to convert gold into white gold must be alloyed with other metals; it is not necessary to do with Platinum which is a 95% pure, unalloyed and therefore never fade or lose gloss but will develop a beautiful patina with the passage of time. Platinum is also hypoallergenic and gold is not, what is important to note for people with sensitive skin. Continue reading “Platinum: The other white gold”