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Guide: Cleaning Gold Jewellery

Gold is a metal used widely in the jewellery industry due to its versatility and beauty. However, over time gold jewellery can become dirty . Below is one method for getting your gold gleaming once again.

What you will need:

A bowl
500ml warm water (if the water is too hot it may crack some gemstones)
A few drops of liquid dish detergent
A soft bristled dish washing brush
A soft dry cloth

Method:

  1. Pour the warm water into the bowl.
  2. Add a few drops of dish washing detergent and stir.
  3. Place the gold jewellery in the bowl and allow to sit for 2-3 minutes.
  4. Gently scrub each piece of jewellery with the brush, paying special attention to any nooks that dirt may be trapped in.
  5. Carefully rinse each piece of jewellery under a cold tap.
  6. Gently blot each piece dry with the soft cloth.
  7. Enjoy your gleaming gold jewellery.