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A Golden experiment

pure1 solid gold women

A Golden experiment

After decades of working with my favorite metal, Sterling Silver…I finally decided to put a small investment into gold and see for myself the many ways these two metals differentiate. First of all, the hardness. I never realized how much the alloys added to 24K gold in fact made the metal stiffer and harder the lower the karat. I really like the color 14K has. I have worked with a Goldplater in the past for the rings and I always loved the warm light gold tone 14K has…so this is what I chose to test myself with. I sourced out the...

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Diamond-Back Rattlesnake

men's ring nature-made one-of-a-kind snake

Diamond-Back Rattlesnake

Turning a gift from Nature into a wearable memory of its beauty...
 

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