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Jewelry Care

Follow some simple guidelines to ensure your jewelry will remain lovely and luminous for generations to come.
If your Yvel jewelry requires repair, please contact our customer care team for assistance.

Gold Jewelry Care

Gold jewelry, known for its timeless elegance, requires proper care to maintain its luster. When cleaning gold jewelry, mix warm water with a few drops of mild dish soap. Soak your gold pieces for 15-30 minutes to loosen dirt and oils. Gently scrub them using a soft-bristle toothbrush or a soft cloth to remove any residue. Rinse your jewelry thoroughly with clean water and pat it dry with a soft, lint-free cloth. Avoid using harsh chemicals or abrasive materials that may harm the finish.

To safeguard your gold jewelry when not in use, store it separately in a soft pouch or a jewelry box. This prevents scratches and maintains its shine. Also, avoid exposing your gold jewelry to direct sunlight to prevent tarnishing. For added protection, consider removing your gold jewelry before swimming, using cleaning products, or engaging in strenuous activities to prevent any potential damage.

Diamond Jewelry Care

Diamonds, renowned for their brilliance, need regular care to keep them sparkling. To clean diamond jewelry, create a solution of warm water and mild dish soap. Soak your diamond pieces for 20-30 minutes to loosen dirt and grime. Use a soft toothbrush to gently scrub, paying close attention to the setting. Rinse under warm running water and pat dry with a soft, lint-free cloth.

For storage, keep diamond jewelry separate from other pieces to avoid scratching. Store them in a fabric-lined jewelry box or individual pouches to maintain their brilliance. Remember that diamonds can scratch other diamonds, so take precautions to prevent contact. Also, it’s wise to remove diamond jewelry when doing household chores or activities that may expose them to chemicals or hard impacts.

Pearl Care

Pearls, delicate and unique, require special attention to preserve their beauty. Avoid contact with chemicals like perfume, hair products, lotions, or cosmetics, as these can harm pearls. When dressing, put pearls on last and remove them first. After wearing, gently wipe your pearls with a soft damp cloth and allow them to dry on a soft towel before storing.

To store pearls, lay them flat (avoid hanging) in a soft container, such as a velvet-lined box or satin pouch. Keep them separate from other jewelry to prevent scratches. Every year, consider washing your pearls more thoroughly in a solution of warm water and mild hand soap. If you wear pearl necklaces or bracelets frequently, they should be restrung every few years to maintain their durability and luster.

Other Gemstone
Jewelry Care

Gemstone jewelry, apart from pearls, can be cleaned using a small bowl filled with warm water and mild soap (avoid detergents). Gently clean the pieces using a soft cloth or brush and allow them to dry on a soft towel. Ensure proper storage to prevent scratches and other damage by using their original pouches or boxes, or invest in soft padded boxes designed for jewelry storage.

By following these guidelines for gold, diamond, pearl, and other gemstone jewelry, you’ll ensure that your precious pieces remain stunning and well-preserved for years to come. Regular maintenance and proper storage are key to enjoying your jewelry’s beauty and value.

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