.925 Silver and its Amazing Hacks You Ought to Know

.925 Silver and its Amazing Hacks You Ought to Know

Buying silver jewelries are not one of my fetishes. However, I am constantly puzzled about their intriguing commonalities. The .925 silver engravings. Yes,  it’s true that I want to dig deeper into this very interesting product specification in all silver-finished ornaments. Significantly, this is a symbol of authenticity that we are buying a genuine jewelry of such kind and the chosen trinket has successfully met the required quality standards of  a sterling silver.

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As far as the size of  a . 925 silver it does not make sense at all. Simply, you are still getting your money’s worth because the jewelry that you wear is entirely made of pure silver most especially if its made by a reputable jewelry manufacturer like us here at VY Domingo Jewellers Incorporated. Aside from this very essential insignia of high quality, there are other words that you can take as cues that you are purchasing the jewelry  piece that  you like best. These  are as  follows: Sterling silver, ster and of course, the  .925 silver mark.

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Despite of this seal of genuineness, why does a .925 silver ring or bracelet tarnish as time goes by. Based on scientific studies, tarnishing is a natural process that happens inevitably because of oxidation. This refers to the inherent reaction of metal with  oxygen in the air that makes silver jewelries to appear dull. Likewise, if copper tends to react with oxygen silver jewelries will tarnish too  because silver made accessories are composed of 7,5 copper.


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So, to avoid these fashion inconveniences the proper care of your 925 silver is a MUST. As a general rule, you must keep these jewelries away from lotions and oils.  These substances induce the rapid tarnishing of your silver made jewelries.


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925 silver is a gauge of product excellence. However, since silver jewelries have their own set of limitations we must take full responsibility of taking care of these jewelries to last for a lifetime.

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  • Giuseppe Veninga Reply

    An interesting discussion is worth comment. I think that you should write more on this topic, it might not be a taboo subject but generally people are not enough to speak on such topics. To the next. Cheers

    April 10, 2016 at 3:39 am

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