Good Looking Objects

Jewelry for imaginative women

Q & A:

 

What is gold electroplate?

"Gold electroplate is gold that has been electrolytically deposited on a base metal. By Federal standards, in order to be called gold electroplate (or G.E.), the gold must be at least 7 mils (millionths of an inch) of an inch thick and of a fineness of 10K or better." -  taken from foremostjewelry.com 

All of Good Looking Objects gold electroplate has a fineness of 23K and a thickness of 20mils/a half micron.

What is gold fill?

"Gold-filled jewelry is composed of a solid layer of gold, which must constitute at least 5% of the item's total weight, mechanically bonded to sterling silver or a base metal." - from wikipedia

Is there nickel in your jewelry?

Nope! As nickel is a common allergen, I keep it free from my designs.

What will the longevity of my jewelry be?

As gold electroplate and gold fill are of a much higher quality than "flash gold" (things you may find at stores like Forever 21, etc.), the beauty of your pieces from Good Looking Objects should last you years to come with proper care. 

How do I care for my GLO jewels?

Please keep away from perfumes, chemicals and remove your jewels before swimming and bathing.