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Non-Tarnish Jewelry Jewelry MaterialsJewelry Plating

Non-Tarnish Jewelry

Since ancient times, jewelry has played a major role in human civilization, enticing hearts and adorning bodies with its alluring brilliance. However, one common issue that plagues jewelry enthusiasts is the gradual tarnishing of precious metals. Thankfully, modern advancements have introduced non-tarnish jewelry, providing a solution to preserve the shine and brilliance of these cherished accessories. In this article, we will explore the concept of non-tarnish jewelry, its advantages, and the techniques used to create these remarkable pieces. Defining Tarnish.…
Betty Njagi
June 24, 2023
Pearls on an oyster shell.
Pearl Jewelry Materials


When it comes to a pearl, the first thing that comes to mind is ‘pearl is a queen of gems and a gem for queens. Pearls are one of most loved and admired gems in the world for a long time. What is most exciting about them is they are produced by living organisms. The organisms are oysters and mussels which are classified as mollusks. Pearls have been prized for centuries for their beauty and rarity. In ancient times, not…
Betty Njagi
June 21, 2023
Zircon & Cubic Zirconia. Jewelry Materials

Zircon & Cubic Zirconia.

You have definitely encountered these words while shopping with us. Zircon and Cubic Zirconia are certainly not one and the same. The major difference between the two is, Zircon is a naturally occurring mineral while Cubic Zirconia (Cz) is a lab-created gemstone. This makes Cz more affordable to Zircon, but both stones exhibit incredible fire. In terms of hardness, the lab generated stone is harder than the natural one. This makes Cubic Zirconia the most popular diamond simulant and the…
October 8, 2022
Hypoallergenic Jewelry. Jewelry MaterialsJewelry Plating

Hypoallergenic Jewelry.

This is a common phrase you will find being used in stores selling jewelry made of metals. Hypoallergenic jewelry means that the pieces have minimal risk of causing allergic reactions. Here at Mojo Chiq we are fully devoted to selling jewelry that is hypoallergenic. Such jewelry is made up of metals such as Gold, Silver, Copper, Sterling Silver, Brass, just to name a few.
October 8, 2022