Materials & Care
Our materials are ethically sourced or upcycled. We sustainably source our pearls from a small family-run business who have been involved in freshwater pearl farming for generations. Most of our beads and stones are supplied by two wonderful collectors who've spent years handpicking the best, and now generously sharing doubled items.
Our gemstone pieces are semi-precious. To keep costs low yet accessible to quality stones, we buy vintage dating as far back as the 2000s with grades AA and AAA.
We add a care card and a complimentary polishing cloth to each order to help you maintain the appearance of your treasures. However, because it's not pure gold, overtime many things can contribute to its condition including tarnish and gradual change in colour.
Here are a few tips to protect them:
The best option closest to gold without breaking the bank is gold-filled. Gold-filled includes 5% pure gold by weight bonded on a base metal. Gold-filled jewelry is safe for sensitive skin and encouraged for daily wear.
Most of our gold-filled hardware and hoops are stamped. To clean your 14k gold-filled hoops, remove the charms and use liquid dish soap to gently clear away build up. Rinse with water and wipe dry with a soft cloth. Store your earring(s) in the bag or box provided with your purchase.
Majority of our gold-plated items have a 925 stamped sterling silver base. Because plated items can scratch and lose its shine overtime, it is recommended for occasional wear. Avoid lotions, perfumes, and cosmetics when wearing it. Remove them before bathing or sleeping. Store them in the bag or box provided with your purchase.
All of our gemstone pieces are semi-precious. Avoid lotions, perfumes, and cosmetics when wearing it. Remove them before bathing or sleeping. Store them in the bag or box provided with your purchase. There are many options to cleanse and charge your pieces. You can keep them for a few minutes in bright sunlight, quickly place under running water, under the full moon, on a selenite plate for 24 hrs, or sage them.
Pearls love the natural oils and moisture of your skin, however avoid applying lotion, perfumes, or any chemicals when wearing it. To clean build up with with a soft cloth and store them in the bag or box provided with your purchase.