Fashion jewellery is also quite famous but, Gold jewellery adds a touch of classiness and elegance. And it is also one of the best gifts which we can give and receive for any special occasion. But, there are several things that you need to consider when choosing or buying gold jewellery. Check out the latest trends in fashion and look into what the celebrities are wearing and adapt it to suit you. You should consider the shape of your face, skin color, the clothes you wear and your personality to make the jewellery to enhance your looks. Today, men’s jewellery is growing in popularity and a simple chain, bracelet or a ring can add a final touch of style. The next thing that you need to consider is the color of gold jewellery you want to wear. Pure gold is yellow in color. However gold jewellery in other colors is also available on today’s market to suit your style. To attain a certain color of gold jewellery, it is blended with different types and proportions of metals during the alloying process. White and rose colored gold are
increasingly popular in UK today, although your personal taste, your skin color and the clothes you are wearing should be taken into consideration. Yellow gold jewellery is ideal with cream, camel and rustic colors. A blend of white or rose and yellow gold or two or three colored gold makes very versatile jewellery. Other than yellow, one of the most popular colors of gold is white. White gold is made from a mixture of pure gold with other metals, such as silver and palladium. White gold in jewellery is actually off- white gold alloy and it is mostly enhanced by rhodium plating to have a highly reflective white surface. Another factor that you need to consider in buying gold jewellery is its Carat. Gold Carat indicates the purity of the metal. The highest grade available is 24 karat gold. However, most people prefer 14 karat gold jewellery. The reason is quite simple- gold is a very soft metal, the purer the softer it is. Hence pure gold jewellery is expensive but not durable. For greater durability it’s better to buy a lower carat gold. 10 karat gold jewellery is often purchased for lifetime items such as wedding rings and engagement rings. In other hand, 24 karat gold jewellery is ideal for necklaces that will be worn occasionally. Preference for a certain Carat is often based on cultural factors. In the UK, 9ct and 18ct are the most common, while in America its 14ct and in India, 22ct gold is preferred. 24ct gold is used for exchange and investment. So, whenever you plan to buy gold jewellery consider some of these tips and choose what looks good on you. You may consider buying gold jewellery online but you need to verify the details of the seller and its credibility. For this you will get an idea that the jewellery piece that you are going to buy is fake or real.