How long does vermeil last?

Answer Many factors influence how long vermeil jewelry will last. Vermeil is sterling silver with a thin coating of gold. Extended use can wear away the gold plating. Chemical reactions with the skin and ... Read More »

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Can vermeil be recycled?

Vermeil is sterling silver that has been gold-plated. It can be recycled, and as such, is often used in a variety of designs of eco-friendly jewelry. Bracelets, necklaces, rings, charms, and pendan... Read More »

What Is Platinum Vermeil?

Vermeil is the combination of a base metal (usually sterling silver) plated with a more luxurious and expensive metal over its surface. Although the exterior metal is usually gold, platinum vermeil... Read More »

How do I care for vermeil?

Rub with Cotton BallsRub a dry cotton ball over your vermeil. Make sure the the cotton ball is 100 percent cotton, and softly rub the cotton ball over the vermeil.Rinse with WaterRinse off dirty ve... Read More »

How Do I Clean 22K Vermeil?

When sterling silver is over-plated with a thin layer of gold, it is known as vermeil. The gold plating is generally 22 carat gold that, in time, will become dull and may wear off. It is important ... Read More »