Hey y'all! This stuff is fragile. So be sure you always treat and wear your jewelry with care.
Be sure that your jewelry is the last thing you put on and the first thing you take off.
Store your jewelry in a fabric lined airtight container or soft padded box when traveling or when not in use.
Avoid contact with water, perfumes, hairspray or any liquid. Always remove jewelry before showering, swimming, sleeping, or working out. Protect from extreme temperatures & be careful not to drop jewelry (especially on hard surfaces).
Remove jewelry before a manicure or a haircut/color to protect its surface.
Do not leave jewelry in direct sunlight, and be sure to keep it away from rough surfaces.
Keep it clean people! Here are some tips on how to keep your Question the Answer jewelry lookin' good:
To clean tarnished sterling silver, make a thick paste of ¼ cup of baking soda and 2 tablespoons of water. Apply with a damp sponge and rub gently to clean. Rinse & dry.
To polish gold jewelry, cover with a light coating of baking soda; then pour a wash of white vinegar over it. Finally, scrub with a soft-bristled toothbrush if necessary & rinse clean.
GOLD FILLED: Take care when wearing gold filled jewelry, the gold plating can wear off over time when worn often. To clean gold filled jewelry use a soft damp cotton cloth.