How to Clean Jewelry

How to Clean & Care for Topaz

How to Clean & Care for Topaz

The Utah State Official Gemstone is Resistant to Scratching & Stunningly Beautiful! Topaz is the official birthstone for the month of November and is known for its breath taking color and strong wear-ability. Topaz is accompanied by rich folklore; according to utah.gov, the ancient Greeks believed the wearer of topaz could become invisible when in danger. Topaz’s color, although naturally close to clear, can be enhanced by heat, which accounts for pink, yellow, and orange. Other treatments such as radiation can account for blue topaz, which has become a more popular choice for jewelry collectors. Although topaz is a strong...

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How to Clean and Care for Your Watch

How to Clean and Care for Your Watch

Watch Cleaning Made Safe & Simple with Blitz Watch Care Kit Watches are fashionable and at times expensive additions to many jewelry collections. Blitz Inc. knows that people don’t just buy watches. Long thought processes play out when trying to decide on the style and color and many people have watches that are passed on from generation to generation. It was the passion of our customers that inspired Blitz to make an all inclusive kit; Blitz Watch Care Kit, to clean and care for various types of watches (including but not limited to gold, silver, platinum, stainless steel, and leather)....

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How to Clean & Care for Opal

How to Clean & Care for Opal

The Gorgeous October Birthstone Requires Special Care October’s birthstone, Opal is known for its magnificent color as well as its extreme fragility. Opal is a gorgeous compliment to any piece of jewelry and knowing how to properly care for it will not only protect its beauty but will prolong its life. Tips to Care for Opal – Very Important Opal is highly susceptible to dehydration. If you live in an area with dry climate, your opal is at greater risk of being stripped of its necessary water. Try storing your opal in a small airtight bag with a wet cloth...

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How to Clean and Care for Jade

How to Clean and Care for Jade

How to Clean Jade Jewelry Using Foamz™ Jewelry Cleaner & Microfiber Cloth Jade is a mixture of nephrite and jadeite and the green color we have all come to love is a result of a higher content of iron in the jadeite. The surface, which is very hard, makes it an ideal material for jewelry, not to mention the relatively low cost. Jade has been a Chinese cultural symbol for thousands of years and was even referred to as, “The Royal Gem” (ICGA “The Myth of Jade”). Real jade does not require a lot of cleaning as the surface is...

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How To Clean & Remove Tarnish from Silver

How To Clean & Remove Tarnish from Silver

How to Clean & Care for Silver Jewelry & Flatware  With the extremely high price of gold, many people are turning to silver as a beautiful and affordable alternative metal for jewelry.  Silver care is tricky and your jewelry can easily tarnish without the proper care.  Our number one priority at Blitz is to keep your silver jewelry & flatware shimmering like new.  Follow these simple tips to keep your silver looking brand new all day, every day. Tip #1 Storing silver or sterling silver in the open air and humidity for extended periods of time can often cause it...

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