Gold vermeil jewelry is a popular choice if you are looking for an affordable way to wear good quality gold jewelry. But what exactly does it mean when a piece of jewelery is gold vermeil? In this blog we will tell you all about it!
Gold vermeil is a layer of real 14k gold that has been applied to another metal, at Eline Rosina this is Recycled 925 Sterling Silver . The gold layer must be at least 2.5 microns thick to be considered vermeil. This means that the gold layer on the jewelry is thicker than the gold layer on gold plated jewelry. As a result, gold vermeil jewelry lasts longer and is more resistant to wear.
Benefits gold vermeil jewelry
There are a number of benefits to wearing gold vermeil jewelry:
They are cheaper than real gold jewelry: gold vermeil jewelry is often a lot cheaper than real gold jewelry, while they still have a luxurious look. This makes them accessible to anyone who is looking for gold jewelry, but does not have the budget for real solid gold jewelry.
They are easy to maintain: gold vermeil jewelery is easy to maintain and can be easily cleaned with a soft cloth and some jewelery cleaning agent.
They are stylish: gold vermeil jewelery has a luxurious look and is therefore stylish and chic. They are a good choice for those looking for jewelry for special occasions, such as weddings or gala parties.
They last longer than gold-plated jewelry: because the gold plating on gold vermeil jewelry is thicker than gold-plated jewelry, they are more resistant to wear and tear and last longer. This makes them a good choice for those looking for jewelry that lasts.
How to take care of gold verme jewellery?
It is important to handle your gold vermeil jewelry with care. Gold vermeil jewelry is not as resistant to water and chemicals as real gold jewelry. So it is best not to wear them while swimming or showering and not to expose them to perfume or other chemicals. We also recommend that you store your gold vermeil jewelry safely in the boxes in which you received it after wearing it. This way you ensure that they remain beautiful for as long as possible and do not get damaged.
All in all, gold vermeil jewelry is an affordable but above all stylish option if you are looking for gold jewelry. Curious about our own designed gold vermeil jewelry? Take a look at our gold v er meil collection page.