rUBY is the birthstone for July and all my Ruby pieces are currently discounted. Also Peridot pieces are a bargain right now (you can get ahead for those August birthdays)! Discount added at checkout. Please message me with any questions!💎💕

ROSE GOLD VERMEIL & BLACK CUBIC ZIRCONIA HEART STUDS

Christine Alexander Fine Jewellery


Regular price £40.00
ROSE GOLD VERMEIL & BLACK CUBIC ZIRCONIA HEART STUDS
ROSE GOLD VERMEIL & BLACK CUBIC ZIRCONIA HEART STUDS

Hey, fabulous peeps! Let's talk about these oh-so-pretty Sterling Silver with Rose Gold Plating, black Cubic Zirconia heart stud earrings. Picture this: a lightly domed heart motif in Rose Gold Vermeil, bedazzled with 16 sparkly black Cubic Zirconia – it's like wearing a bit of stardust on your ears!

And guess what? If black isn't your vibe, we've got the same gorgeousness in Sterling Silver with clear Cubic Zirconia. Plus, there's a matching pendant for each flavour – because who doesn't love a coordinated look?

Quick gem lesson: "pave" setting – pronounced "pah-vay" – is all about setting gems super close, with only teensy prongs or metal beads separating them. It's basically like a blingy pavement on your jewellery!

Now, let's dive into the Cubic Zirconia saga. These gems aren't just here to shine – they've been hailed as the heroes against conflict Diamonds and the whole De Beers price-fixing drama. Back in the day, De Beers had a monopoly on the Diamond market, but times have changed. Yet, the price of Diamonds keeps doing its own thing, rising and all, thanks to the demand spike in places like India and China. Enter conflict Diamonds – the Kimberley Process isn't foolproof, and some shady diamonds still slip through the cracks, funding not-so-great things. That's where Diamond substitutes like Cubic Zirconia step in, offering an alternative to supporting unethical practices. But hold up – it's not all sunshine and rainbows. Long-term, a more robust system to track the origin of stones is the real solution.

And let's talk bling care! Vermeil, aka Gold-plated Silver, is a precious thing. With some TLC and avoiding harsh chemicals (goodbye, chlorine!), it can keep that golden glow for years. But like all good things, the plating will eventually wear, revealing the Silver underneath. No worries, though – you can get it re-plated and keep the bling game strong!

Thanks for hanging out with me today, you gem-loving legends! These earrings are a vibe, and having you here just makes it all the more fab! 😊💖💎

Related Products