Sterling Silver

There is the widest choice of elegant and beautiful sterling silver jewelry available nowadays and many people choose this metal for everyday wear as well as for special events. So, what is 925 silver?
925 sterling silver is an alloy of silver and another metal. This additional metal is used to strengthen the silver and to get more durable piece of jewelry. 925 mean that there is 92.5% of silver and 7.5% of another metal in the alloy. Another metal is usually cooper- it adds hardness and doesn't change the color of silver. 925 silver is called ster and sterling silver.
Why sterling silver is so popular in jewelry? It's proved that sterling silver flatters all the skin tones, has more flexibility and reflects more light than gold. And, by the way, it's much cheaper.
You may also meet sterling silver containing cadmium, germanium, magnesium, platinum, zinc, boron or silicon instead of cooper. These metals don't require frequent polishing and don't tarnish like cooper.

sterling silver jewelry
All silver jewelry will dull and tarnish with time. Clean your silver jewelry with special cloth and other methods given.
Sterling silver jewelry really suits almost all occasions, outlooks and styles.