Is silver jewelry good?
Sterling silver is a high-quality alloy that is very commonly used in antique jewelry, contemporary jewelry, and fine jewelry. Many well-known luxury brands use sterling silver in their collections, such as Tiffany, Hermès, Bulgari.
What is 925 Sterling Silver?
925 Sterling Silver is a high-quality alloy that contains at least 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% other metals, usually copper. Sterling alloy originates in Europe, dating back to the 12th century. Sterling silver is used in cutlery, food serving pieces, personal items like letter openers, mirrors. It can also be found in some musical instruments. The most common use of sterling silver is jewelry.
What does 925 mean on jewelry?
The 925 marking means that jewelry is sterling silver. Sterling silver is a metal alloy that is made of 92.5% pure silver combined with other metals. Pure silver is a very soft metal, and it is necessary to make this alloy to increase its hardness and strength, so it can be used to produce durable jewelry. At Mara Paris, our sterling silver alloy uses a higher amount of pure silver to have better quality.
Do silver jewelry tarnish?
Silver jewelry will eventually lose its shine. Your jewelry's lifetime depends on how it is stored, how often it is used, your skin’s PH level, and your skin type.
The best advice for keeping silver jewelry in good condition is to use it regularly with care. If you leave it in a box for an extended period without any air, it will get tarnished.
How to clean sterling silver?
You can clean your sterling silver jewelry by gently wiping preferably with 'Chamois leather' or another clean, dry and soft cloth. Don't use any chemical products to clean your sterling silver jewelry.
Can you wear silver everyday?
Absolutely. Silver is perfect for wearing every day. In fact, it's better for your jewelry to be worn regularly as used jewelry will not easily get tarnished.
925 Sterling Silver Jewelry
Mara Paris 925 Sterling Silver jewelry
We offer a wide selection jewelry in sterling silver. You can see a selection of them below.