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Jewelry is worn by millions of people every day, but few recognize how they can preserve their treasures by using some simple advanced planning and thought. Here are some basic guidelines to consider when wearing jewelry

Pearl Care Guide

 

Basic Jewelry Care

 

Our fine jewelry is crafted to last a lifetime, however, with normal wear proper care is required to keep it looking good. As a result, we've created this Basic Jewelry Care Guide to direct you in the proper care of your jewelry. We hope that you'll find these guidelines helpful and if you have trouble with your jewelry, don't hesitate to contact us via email or call us.

 

 

 

 

Remove Jewelry During Tasks –

 

When performing manual tasks, remove your jewelry to prevent physical damage or exposure to chemicals or cleaning fluids. Some tasks that should be avoided when wearing jewelry include kitchen work, gardening, cleaning the house and other common tasks.

 

Put Jewelry On After Applying Makeup – Cosmetics, hairspray, perfumes and lotion can contain chemicals that can often damage jewelry. Putting jewelry on after applying these materials will limit exposure to jewelry and any potential damage.

 

 

Don't Wear Jewelry In Swimming Pools and Spas –

Chlorinated water can react with the metals found in jewelry causing color changes and even structural damage. As a result, it's a good idea to remove jewelry before entering the pool or spa.

 

 

 

 

 

Cleaning Jewelry

For those that wear jewelry regularly, keeping their jewelry clean and looking good requires regular effort.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Remove Your Jewelry Before Bathing


Remove all jewelry before showering or cleaning. Soap can cause a film to form, making it appear dull and dingy. By preventing the formation of this film you immediately reduce the occasions of service.

 

 

 

Use Jewelry Polishing Cloths for Best Results


Polish silver or gold with a jewelry polishing cloth for best results. You can use a svelte or an old diaper, but the professional clothes are the best. Use of tissue or paper towels can cause scratches because of fibers in these products.

 

 

 

Clean Your Jewelry With Care 


Cleaning your own jewelry regularly can keep it looking good, but be careful. You can either purchase commercial cleaners from a jeweler or make a cleaning a solution yourself. Rubbing alcohol can work wonders, but bleach can literally destroy jewelry so avoid it at all costs.

 

 

 

Use Warm Water to Clean Jewelry 


Using warm water is the best bet when cleaning your own jewelry. How water can cause reaction with the cleaning fluids resulting in discoloration and Sterling Silver is especially susceptible to this problem. Should this occur, this problem can be remedied by buffing and the application of a tarnish remover.

 

 

 

Avoid Cleaning Damaged Jewelry 


Never clean any jewelry that is damaged, cracked or broken, since the additional handling is likely to exacerbate or worsen the problem. If you find that a piece of jewelry is damaged, it should be set aside for repair as soon as possible.

 

 

Inspect Your Jewelry Regularly


Just like anything else, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. When having your jewelry professionally cleaned, it's a good idea to have each item checked and inspected for any possible problems. Addressing signs of damage, or loose gemstones will prevent any further damage or loss and keep all of your pieces in excellent shape for years.

Finally, if you're interested in learning about some more specific jewelry cleaning suggestions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Repairing Jewelry

 

From time to time, it may be necessary have a repair performed on your jewelry. Kobe HA inc, we offer jewelry repair by a well-trained, professional staff. However, in the event that you're not in a position to visit our Store, You can send your product via USPS.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prevent Damage to Your Jewelry


Prevention is the best way to prevent the necessity of repair, so a regular inspection is the best way to minimize potentially costly repairs. You can perform a simple inspection every two to three months to ensure that the condition of your jewelry is good and prevent a small problem from becoming a big problem.

 

 

 

Inspect Your Jewelry at Pickup 
When picking up your jewelry, it's important to thoroughly inspect the work performed. Before accepting the piece of jewelry, first make sure that it is the correct item. Next, make sure that the repair was performed as requested. Lastly, ensure that the entire piece was cleaned and polished. After all, this should be the expectation of every professional jeweler that performs jewelry repair.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Storing Jewelry

 

Anyone that has a collection of jewelry can appreciate how difficult it can often be to keep it organized. To improve the enjoyment of your jewelry, we've assembled these suggestions that should keep your jewelry organized and orderly:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Keep Your Jewelry Secure 
Store your jewelry in a container and prevent pieces from moving around. While fabric-lined jewelry boxes are ideal, this can be as simple as using a shoebox and pieces of fabric.

 

 

 

Prevent Your Jewelry from Tarnishing 
Sometimes jewelry tarnishes went it's not worn, especially silver and gold. To maintain the luster of your jewelry, place silver anti-tarnish strips in your storage container to absorb the oxidants that discolor and tarnish jewelry.

 

 

 

When Travelling with Jewelry, Use a Case 
Travelling can be tough on jewelry, so it's wise to use a travel case to protect your favorite pieces. Traditionally made of fabric or leather, a jewelry travel case can carry jewelry of all types and easily rolls up to a size that's easily stored in most suitcases, makeup cases or business attaches. Clearly, a case like this is a good investment to protect your jewelry on the road.

Keeping your jewelry collection organized and under control does not have to be difficult and these recommendations should help.