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Christine Alexander Fine Jewellery

Regular price £76.00

Well, well, well, would you look at these little gems! These Cubic Zirconia stud earrings are all about adding some sparkle without going overboard. They're like that hint of glitter that makes everything better.

Picture this: round stones set snugly in a 9ct Yellow Gold heart. It's a design that hits that sweet spot, suitable for both the young and the young at heart. These are the perfect transition earrings for those who've just graduated from those piercing studs. You know, the ones that started the whole journey.

Now, let's get down to the nitty-gritty. These beauties measure a discreet 6mm in diameter, just enough to catch the eye without stealing the show. And when it comes to securing them in place, you've got those trusty butterfly backs. They're like the bouncers at the club, making sure your gems stay put all night long.

But here's the kicker, my friends. These earrings weigh in at a featherlight 0.46 grams. That's less than a paperclip, so you'll barely even feel them there.

Now, let's talk about Cubic Zirconia. It's a gem with a few tricks up its sleeve, setting it apart from its sparkly cousin, the Diamond:

Hardness: You see, CZ has a bit of a soft side. Its edges tend to round off over time, giving it a different kind of sparkle compared to Diamonds. Diamonds, well, they're the tough cookies that keep those edges sharp.

Cut: Cubic Zirconia can be cut with a different style compared to Diamonds. It's like the difference between a smooth, relaxing ride and a rollercoaster of facets.

Colour: CZ often comes in a flawless, colourless form. It's like starting with a perfect "D" on Diamond's colour grading scale. In other words, it's bling without the hint of a hue.

Thermal Conductivity: Now here's a cool one. Cubic Zirconia plays it cool; it's a thermal insulator. Diamonds, on the other hand, are the hotshots of thermal conductivity. This is actually how most Diamond testers do their thing – by checking how well heat moves through them.

And let's not forget the star of the show here, that 9ct Yellow Gold. It's like the most versatile member of the metal family. Gold can do it all. It's incredibly malleable – you can stretch it into a monoatomic wire, and it'll still hold its own. A single gram of gold? You can turn that into a sheet covering a whole square meter. And it conducts heat and electricity like a champ.

So there you have it, folks. These CZ earrings are your understated bling for any occasion. They're the kind of accessory that lets you shine, without stealing the spotlight. Cheers to a touch of elegance!

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