rutilated quartz • cultured freshwater pearls • 14kt gold filled
Rutilated Quartz is Clear Quartz naturally perforated with needle-like pieces of Golden Rutile, often called “The Hairs of Venus.” It is believed to clear energy blockages of all the chakras and stimulates the alignment of the mind and body. Rutilated Quartz is said to make the wearer attune to the divine world and their guardian angels. It is a very uplifting stone that infuses joy into your life and surrounding environment. It is believed to speed up the healing of injuries and slow the effects of aging.
Gold filled jewelry is tarnish-resistant and can be worn all the time. It serves as a cost effective alternative to pure gold jewelry without sacrificing quality and durability. Despite its name, gold filled jewelry refers to a process in which a layer of karat gold is heat- and pressure- bonded to a layer of base metal. This process keeps the metal tarnish resistant because it completely covers the surface of the base metal. Gold filled jewelry can be 10kt, 14kt, 18kt, 22kt, and 24kt. It looks like solid gold since its outermost layer is actually gold, however, it is a harder, more durable, and less expensive option than solid gold. Compared to gold plating or vermeil, gold filled jewelry contains 100% more gold, it is generally safe for wearers with allergies to common metals, and it is tarnish resistant. Gold is generally a soft metal; therefore, it should be worn with care to avoid bending, dents, and scratches.