By admin on July 1st, 2012
The diamond is “a Girl’s Best Friend”, but white gold becomes the best friend of diamond. It is the most elegant and refined type of gold and is a very precious metal. In the last decades, the white gold has become the most popular choice in the world. But what is white gold and how is it created? This is a special alloy, which can be formed by combining gold and other white metals such as platinum, palladium, nickel, manganese, zinc, etc.
White gold has always been used as a substitute for platinum in jewelry and other adornments. Its purity is also expressed in terms of carats. White gold found in jewelry is compiled of different percentages of gold and other metals. There is a wide variety of methods of application of this precious metal and it is used to do jewelry, wedding rings, luxury watches. It can be even used in clothes.
Surely the most common way of usage of white gold, as all the precious materials, is jewelry. The manufacture of necklaces, rings, watches, pendants and earrings has made the white gold valuable very quickly.
In fact, white gold is being used to create attractive wedding rings. As the wedding dress worn by the brides is usually white and therefore, they prefer to choose white wedding rings. White gold became an excellent option. This type of metal is perfectly matched to the wedding designs and white wedding dresses. Lately, we often see couples who opted for white gold, as it is more refined, more elegant and certainly less flashy than yellow gold.
Nowadays, white gold bracelets have replaced silver bracelets because the value of silver has decreased. People prefer to wear white gold bracelets because it is more elegant.
Also, several famous watchmakers worldwide choose white gold as a metal for their luxury watches. In the fashion industry, white gold is used, like diamonds, to decorate clothing.