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If you don't like the birthstone for August, I've got several creative solutions for you, as well as some amazing facts about peridot that might have you fall in love with it anyway!

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Gold plating is the least durable of these three (gold filled, gold plated, and vermeil). Many different metals can be gold plated and the durability all comes down to the thickness of the gold layer, of which gold plating is the thinnest. I’ve seen gold plating so thin that is can rub off in a day or two. As far as using gold plating on a piece of jewelry, I would avoid anything that gets rubbed or worn. Rings and bracelets are the worst candidates for gold plating. It may look good brand new in a photo or jewelry case,...

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Here's a few simple tips to help you stop losing earrings and a quick run down on the benefits and costs of the different styles of earring backs. Dig in!

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