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What Is 18-Karat Gold?

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What Is 18-Karat Gold?

18-karat gold jewelry offers a good balance between durability and purity. Let’s take a look at what this gold alloy is made of and see how you should choose between 18K gold and jewelry of a higher or lower karat number. How Much Gold Does 18-Karat Jewelry Contain? Gold karat is a measure of how much of the precious metal is contained in a piece made with it. If a jewelry item is 18 karats, this simply means that out of a total of 24 parts, 18 parts of the piece are gold, and 6 parts are made up of...

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Buying Your First Gold Chain Necklace? What You Need to Know

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Buying Your First Gold Chain Necklace? What You Need to Know

A Gold Chain Necklace is one of the first gold jewelry anyone must have. Why? Because it's the one jewelry that's so versatile and can give you more value for your money in the long run. If you're short of funds, you can wear it as it is. In the future, you can add more pendants to your jewelry collection and create different looks - and it all starts with that one piece of gold chain. This is the reason why you must choose your jewelry carefully. Three important factors to consider are 1) Karat, 2) Composition, and 3) Style.  ...

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