Bracelets are perfect accessories
Jewellery manufacturers have developed, experimented and innovated the age-old traditional jewelry that is in sync with the modern fashions, styles and trends. The classic black dress that's worn for daytime takes on new dimensions once it receives some help from those seductive earrings and a dynamic bracelet making it ready for any evening affair or romantic date.
The artistic carvings and engravings on the metal make the bracelets popular in international export market. If you are wearing a business suit, turning that look into one that gets second looks can easily be accomplished by selecting a complimentary bracelet. They are perfect accessories to lend an outlandish look to the personality.
All gemstones have some characteristics
Many gemstones are used in even the most expensive jewellery depending on the brand name of the designer, fashion trends, market supply, treatments etc. Others are too common and are given a semi-precious status. Most gemstones have good hardness and a high index of refraction.
All gemstones have some characteristics falling short of perfection though; even the seemingly perfect Diamond has four directions of cleavage. Since quartz is everywhere especially in common dirt and dust. Any material that is softer may be scratched during ordinary wear. Nevertheless, diamonds, rubies, sapphires and emeralds still have a reputation that exceeds those of other gemstones.
Care for Antique Gemstones
Gemstones are a valuable part of any piece of antique jewellery. Common sense is the best preventative measure when caring for any antique gemstone. Although the metal components of ornaments often receive the most attention, gemstone care is equally as important.
Hairdryers should never be used to dry freshly-cleaned gemstones, and no pieces should ever come in contact with chlorine. It is crucial to protect antique jewellery as a whole, in order to maintain as much value as possible over time.