The silver jewelry is covered completely in 18K gold. The gold layer will naturally tarnish and fade with time and may be rubbed off with scratches.
A piece of brass jewelry is covered completely in 18K gold which is stronger than sterling silver and less likely to bend, but it will tarnish and fade with time and may be rubbed off with scratches.
Silver jewelry is coated completely in Rhodium which increases its durability. Rhodium is a rare element and a member of the platinum group of metals. It is highly tarnish-resistant.
Gold vermeil offers luxurious pieces without a costly price tag. It will last with proper care. Better than gold-plated, it's an affordable alternative to solid gold.
Rhodium covers brass jewelry to provide a dazzling, reflective sheen and improved longevity. This metal's significant resistance to skin reactions ensures worry-free wear.