Blog posts tagged with 'oxidized silver'

Why does my Silver Jewelry Oxidize?

As many metals do, sterling silver tarnishes over time. The purer the silver the more it will tarnish. Sterling Silver is made up of 92.5% silver and 7.5% other metals, mainly copper. Thus Sterling Silver is referred to as 925 Sterling Silver or 925 Silver. Most 925 Silver will be stamped with a S92...


Oxidized Chains!

Oxidizing your silver may seem liks a tedious tasks. However, you can achieve some amazing looks and effects on your silver.

Pure silver is a metal found in the ground, just as gold is.  Pure silver is too soft to form into objects, so it has to be combined with other metals, such...