Guide: Cleaning Gold Jewellery

By September 29, 2016Guide

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.