Make Your Jewelry Last Longer

by Shekh Aman on June 10, 2024

How to Make Your Jewelry Last Longer

Jewelry is more than just an accessory; it is a statement of style, a symbol of cherished moments, and an expression of individuality. At Gosarte, we understand the sentimental value of your pieces and want to help you keep them looking their best for as long as possible. While Gosarte offers a 6-month color fading warranty to all customers, here are some essential tips to ensure your jewelry lasts even longer, up to 2-3 years.

1. Store Properly

Proper storage is crucial for maintaining your jewelry's longevity. Here are a few storage tips:

  • Separate Pieces: Store each piece separately to avoid scratches and tangles. Use soft pouches or individual compartments in a jewelry box.
  • Avoid Moisture: Keep your jewelry in a dry place to prevent tarnishing. Consider using silica gel packs to absorb excess moisture.

2. Clean Regularly

Regular cleaning helps keep your jewelry shining and free from dirt and oils.

  • Use Mild Soap and Water: Gently clean your jewelry with a soft cloth, mild soap, and warm water. Avoid harsh chemicals that can damage the finish.
  • Soft Brush for Detail: Use a soft-bristled toothbrush to clean intricate details and hard-to-reach areas.

3. Handle with Care

Handling your jewelry with care can significantly extend its life.

  • Avoid Excessive Force: Be gentle when putting on and taking off your jewelry. Excessive force can cause damage or deformation.
  • Remove During Activities: Take off your jewelry before engaging in activities that could cause damage, such as exercising, swimming, or cleaning.

4. Protect from Chemicals

Chemicals can be harmful to your jewelry.

  • Avoid Contact with Beauty Products: Apply lotions, perfumes, and hairspray before putting on your jewelry to minimize exposure to harmful chemicals.
  • Remove Before Cleaning: Household cleaning products can be corrosive. Remove your jewelry before using them.

5. Regular Inspections

Regularly inspect your jewelry for any signs of wear and tear.

  • Check for Loose Stones: Ensure that gemstones are securely set and that clasps and closures are functioning properly.
  • Professional Maintenance: Periodically take your jewelry to a professional for cleaning and maintenance.

6. Wear It Often

Believe it or not, wearing your jewelry often can help prevent tarnishing. The natural oils in your skin can protect and polish your jewelry. Just remember to clean it regularly!

By following these simple tips, you can ensure that your jewelry remains beautiful and lasts for years to come. At Gosarte, we are committed to providing you with high-quality, durable pieces that stand the test of time. Explore our collections and find your next favorite piece today!