Jewelry Care

Gold

    It is considered a precious metal and can easily be scratched. Try to avoid your jewelry from rubbing against hard surfaces and other pieces of jewelry. Polishing and rhodium plating may restore your gold to like-new condition. Please contact us if you would like your jewelry cleaned and polished. To clean your gold jewelry, use warm water with a soft brush before drying it with a soft cloth.

      Platinum

        To prevent scratches on your platinum jewelry, keep from rubbing against hard surfaces and other pieces of jewelry. To clean your platinum jewelry, use warm water with a soft brush before drying it with a soft cloth.

          Pearls

            We use natural pearls in our jewelry which makes them sensitive to chemical substances. In order to keep your pearls looking their best, try to avoid putting them in contact with cosmetics, such as creams and perfumes. To clean your pearl jewelry use a damp soft cloth.

              Diamonds

                While diamonds are the strongest material, it can still be damaged in certain situations, such as strong impacts. To clean your diamond, use warm water and a soft brush before drying it with a soft cloth.

                  Emeralds

                    Emeralds are particularly sensitive to temperature changes. Try to avoid exposing your emerald jewelry to thermal shocks and extreme heat sources. To clean your emerald, we recommend cleaning it with room temperature water with a soft brush before drying it with a soft cloth.

                      Opals

                        Opals are particularly sensitive to thermal shock, dry heat, and contact with chemical products. These may risk dehydrating the opal causing it to lose its iridescence. Over time, an opal may vary in weight to due water loss, this is a naturally occurring phenomenon. Use a soft cloth to clean your opal.

                          Rubies, Sapphires, &amp all other Gemstones

                            Clean your gemstones with warm water and a soft brush before drying it with a soft cloth.

                              Do not hesitate to contact us about cleaning your jewelry.  Email us at skrepairs@suzannekalan.com to get started.