Congratulations on your new jewellery! Whether it's a gift or a treat for yourself, it's essential to take good care of it. From diamonds to gemstones, all new jewellery requires a little TLC to keep it in tip-top condition. Just follow these simple steps for jewellery that will sparkle and shine for years to come.
Here are our ten top tips for keeping your jewellery looking fabulous:
1. STORE IT SEPARATELY
Store your jewellery in a clean, dry place, preferably in a jewellery box or pouch. Avoid storing it in a damp or humid environment, such as a bathroom.
2. AVOID CHEMICALS
Keep your jewellery away from chemicals, including perfumes, hairspray, and cleaning products. These can damage the metal and gemstones.
3. REMOVE YOUR JEWELLERY WHEN IN WATER
Take off your jewellery before swimming, showering, or doing any strenuous activity. This will help prevent damage and keep it clean.
4. CLEAN YOUR JEWELLERY REGULARLY
Clean your jewellery regularly using a soft cloth and mild soap and water. Rinse well and dry thoroughly with a soft cloth.
5. YEARLY INSPECTION & CLEAN
Consider having your jewellery professionally cleaned and inspected once a year. This will help catch any potential problems early.
6. TREAT JEWELLERY WITH CARE
Be careful when wearing delicate jewellery, such as necklaces and bracelets. Avoid pulling or tugging on them, as this can cause damage.
7. DON’T SLEEP WEARING JEWELLERY
Remove your jewellery before sleeping to prevent it from getting tangled or damaged.
8. WIPE AFTER WEARING
Consider investing in a jewellery polishing cloth to keep your jewellery shining and looking its best.
9. KEEP AWAY FROM DIRECT SUNLIGHT
Be mindful of the type of metal and gemstones in your jewellery. Some may require special care, such as avoiding exposure to sunlight or extreme temperatures.
10. ENJOY IT!!
Finally, enjoy your jewellery! Take pride in your new piece and wear it with confidence.
By following these tips, you can help ensure your jewellery stays beautiful and lasts for years to come.
The Jewels For Generosity Team