Sterling Silver vs 925 Silver: What is the difference?
You will be surprised to hear that they are both the same metal. Sterling Silver and 925 Silver has the same chemical composition . This is 92.5% and 7.5% alloy. This 7.5% is usually made of copper or zinc.
The Silver Glitteray uses is 925 Silver ( Sterling Silver ). We use a special chemical composition which doesn't include Copper. This can help your piece last and stay looking the best it possibly can for longer. Copper is the main chemical material that causes the dis-colouration and tarnishing in Silver.
By using our own special chemical composition we can guarantee our silver jewellery is durable for every day wear and a lasting luster.
Q: Can Glitteray Jewellery be worn every day?
A: Absolutely! Glitteray silver jewelry is actually best worn every day as the frequent use will prevent the buildup of tarnish and dust on the metal. By taking proper care of your jewellery , it will look great everyday and 10 years from now!
Q: Why is sterling silver so expensive?
A: The precious metal content (92.5%) in sterling silver makes it more expensive than flash-plated jewelry by default. People who buy sterling silver do so because of the value of the metal in it and its inherent beauty and relative affordability.
Silver is the most affordable choice for heirloom quality jewelry that can be passed from one generation to the next. As time passes, sterling silver continues to hold and increase in value making it a great metal choice for building a jewelry collection.