Build a jewelry wardrobe that fits your lifestyle by understanding the jewelry metal options for your fine jewelry. You may prefer one kind of metal or you may be surprised to discover a new favorite among the wide range of metals used in jewelry today.

Each metal has its distinct advantages and some have unique looks and applications for jewelry. Understanding the qualities of each type of jewelry metal can help ensure that the piece you select today will offer a lifetime of joy and satisfaction.

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In 1906, Jewelers of America was founded by jewelers for jewelers, with a desire to advance the professionalism and ethics of the jewelry industry.

Today, we continue that mission and Jewelers of America Members stand as the most trustworthy, informed and professional jewelry businesses within the United States.