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Does Sterling Silver Tarnish?

Does sterling silver tarnish? This is a very common question that I receive nearly every day. Let me explain, I’ve had customers swear that sterling silver does not tarnish and I’ve had customers say they wore a chain for a few hours and it turned black. Will sterling silver tarnish?  In this video I answer this simple question, I will give you a brief understanding on the answer – (YouTube Video). I hope this video gives you some clarity. When you google search online, you might find the same answer, some people are saying yes it does tarnish while others are saying it does not tarnish. But since you are here, the short answer is YES, sterling silver does tarnish....

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Two Figaro sterling silver chain designs

I am excited to add to the Luke Zion Jewelry Figaro chain collection, I am really surprised how well the first mid diamond cut Figaro chain did, so I went ahead and sought after a new diamond cut design. After searching for a unique cut, I found it. In this video I give you a closer look on the two Figaro sterling silver designs.  Enjoy this YouTube video - (Watch Now)  Feel free to reach out with any questions, I am here to help.  LZJ Figaro collection - (View Now)

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What is sterling silver?

Silver is a natural resource which is a material that is made through nature and historically has been and is currently used for economic gain. Many countries including the United States have had or currently have their banks backed up by silver and gold. With that being said, sterling silver alone is metal that obtains value in the market place. Sterling silver has been used to create jewelry for many years now. If you have been in the market for jewelry, you might have come across sterling silver jewelry. Sterling silver is composed of 92.5 silver and 7.5 alloy metal. The main reasons manufacturers and jewelers do not make pure silver jewelry is because pure silver is soft. The jewelry...

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Miami Cuban link sizing length guide

How to determine your Miami cuban chain size? The most popular length sizes right now for Cuban link chains are sizes 20 inches, 22 inches, and 24 inches.  Now, how do you choose the length of the chain? The first question is to ask yourself “Do I own a chain”. If you own a chain make sure you find the length of that chain and then ask yourself if you want it longer or shorter or keep it the same. If you want to have the same length of your current chain, but don't know the length; simply grab a ruler and measure it. Pictures showing the length sizes around the neck don't really give you a good perception. Every individual...

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Why are Cuban chains so popular?

Why are Cuban chains so popular? The rise of the Miami Cuban link chains is extremely popular, they are a sign of wealth to many people. Many rappers and hip-hop artists own custom-made gold Cuban link chains. The design is very simple and clean, that can be worn for any occasion from business attire to street attire. The Cuban chain will never go out of style, it is and has been an ageless piece. It's an iconic design that makes a statement for anyone wearing it. The chain is very simple yet carries some weight. The chain design is not a trend, it’s a must have! Have you seen hip hop rappers’ pictures and/or their music videos? Yes, they have...

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