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Why your white gold ring turns yellow

My white gold ring turned yellowish This is a customer complaint that we hear about almost on a daily basis. A quick internet search reveals numerous consumer complaints and inaccurate explanations as to the cause of white gold looking yellowish. We hear about all the new white gold alloys that supposedly eliminate this issue. However, […]
White gold rings dipped

Can I have my white gold rings dipped?

Dipping? There’s no dipping in quality plating! Often we are asked by our customers if they can have their white gold rings dipped. While we understand and appreciate that the term “dipping” is a convenient description used by the general public and sales people working at your local jewelry store, it makes us smile and […]
Allergic to white gold jewelry

Allergic to white gold jewelry? Now what?

Allergic to your white gold jewelry? Now What? You have had your white gold wedding rings and jewelry for years and all of sudden you have developed a painful skin rash. Every time you wear your white gold it happens and it seems to be getting worse. You have searched the internet and have read […]
Military medallion: Special Forces Medic

Military Medallions

The importance of military medallions Military medallions have a special role in lives of service members and their families. Military medallions feature the insignia, symbolism or motto of a military branch or specific unit.  You often see them within a flag case as commemoration for a service member who is retired or passed on. They […]

Ten Things You Need to Know About Rhodium Plating

As the popularity of white gold fashion jewelry increases, with it emerges two issues that affect today’s consumers. The first issue issue is the usage of rhodium plating as a top coat over the white gold. The second issue is skin allergies caused from nickel alloys used in white gold jewelry. Both issues are inter-related […]
Bright Rhodium-plated ring

Characteristics of Electroplated Rhodium Plating Finishes

Characteristics of Electroplated Rhodium Plating Finishes Over the last 40 years, significant technical refinements to rhodium electroplating processes for industrial products have enabled its broader commercial usage for a wide variety of decorative applications. Similar in color and specularity to polished hexavaent chrome, rhodium is the most tarnish resistant member of the platinum metals group. […]