Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Cleaning your wedding jewelry

Tips on washing your wedding ring

Author: mark fisher

Your wedding ring is the symbol of your love and commitment. So you surely want to have this most precious ring for your lifetime without any damages to scratch its glow or sparkle. You want your ring and its embellishments to be crystal clear and sparklingly beautiful for many years to come, as it is your life long companion making you remember all the sweet memories of your good times. So you should think about its taking care even before you have received one or the special occasion. Taking care comprises of lots of things and you have to consider all those things carefully and minutely.

When you are zeroing in on your wedding ring then you want have the best one considering all its subjective and objective features. You want to buy the one, as it is an investment if you think otherwise. It is an investment, which will remain with you for a long time and that, is why you should be very careful about taking care of it. Taking care means the care of the metals and the stones i.e. diamonds and other stones like emerald, ruby, sapphire, topaz etc. The stones are very vulnerable as they are outside of the design and receive the blow comparing other. If the stone is diamond then you need to take care of it more appropriately. Diamond is the hardest compound and also the brightest and strongest compound in the world.

One of the most common ways of getting your ring dirty is the daily work and kitchen work specially. The oil gets stick to it very easily and makes a layer on the brightness and glow of that ring and on the stone. Even the oils from skin can have a detrimental effect on the cleanliness of your ring. Every kind of jewelry especially rings tend to get dirty in one day wear and must be cleaned. The simple and easiest way of clean your ring is washing it. But washing means with lots of care and gentleness. Wash it with a mild shop and then give your ring a soft ouch of brush, which will wash the ring and stone as well. All the loose particles will be removed and washed away. But always be careful about this washing because little bit of carelessness means a lot of misery.

You can lose your stone of your ring or worse than this you can lose your ring. So be careful and do not wash it around the sink or any pipe or hole that can lead your precious ring to an unrecoverable darkness.

You can soak your wedding or engagement ring in a solution of ammonia and cold water for half an hour and then have your ring washed. There are also various washing solutions available in the market. You just have to follow the instructions carefully and be careful not to touch the diamond with your fingertips. Doing so defeats your purpose by transferring the oil from your fingertips onto the diamond. Always handle your diamond ring by the edges and have a habit of removing your wedding rings and other jewelry while you are busy in heavy work. Thus you can keep your ring and other jewelry unscratched and clean.

About the Author:

Attractive diamond wedding rings, gold wedding band and wedding ring set available here.

Article Source: ArticlesBase.com - Tips on washing your wedding ring


  1. Kattia,

    Great blog! I tend to forget to wash my engagement and wedding ring many times. Thank you for the reminder and the tips. I just finished blogging myself, go check me out.


  2. Great Post .. I too forget to clean my rings .. thanks for the reminder!!

  3. Great advice! I remember when my brother-in-law LOST his wedding ring when we were playing wiffle ball!



Blog Widget by LinkWithin