What is….?

What is Vermeil?

Vermeil is the definitions widely used for items that had undergone gold plating over sterling silver with a fine layer of nickel in between the layers to increase the durability. It is very delicate but more durable than gold-plated jewelry.

What is Gold Plated and Gold-filled?

Gold-filled jewelry are 5% gold by weight, it is produced by permanently bonding gold with a core of base metal using heat and pressure. 

Gold plating is a method of depositing a thin layer of 14K gold or higher onto the surface of another metal, most often copper or silver.