STUD: An earring that sits stationary on the ear and doesn't drop below the lobe.
14KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 14kt is 58.33% gold. In the United States, 14K yellow gold is most favored and used in jewelry.
WHITE GOLD: Gold is a precious metal which is naturally quite soft. To give it a white color and increase its strength, gold is alloyed with white metals, such as silver and/or palladium, and often plated with rhodium. The purity of the metal is indicated by a unit called a "karat," with 24kt having the highest percentage of natural gold.
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
POST/CLUTCH: An earring with a post insert and a slide-on clutch backing to hold it in place.
Stones per Earring:
TOPAZ: Available in a stunning selection of shades, the topaz's sky blue hue is one of the most popular colors for jewelry designs. Once thought to offer protection, today topaz is favored for its durability and affordability. Yellow topaz is the birthstone for November while blue topaz is for December.
(Color: Blue, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Brilliant,
BRILLIANT: A gemstone cut to enhance brilliance without sacrificing much carat weight. Typically has 58 facets.
Weight: 1.90 ct. t.w., Size: 6 mm)
I have been admiring the London Blue Topaz earrings in the Ross-Simons catalogue, but most were drop or embellished with diamonds. I love the simplicity and vibrant color of these studs, so when I saw them I has to have them.
Sparkles | Cape Girardeau, MO | March 13, 2013
Bottom Line: I would recommend this to a friend!
5.0 out of 5.0
I have used Ross & Simons since I was married 25 years years ago. Â Their service is always great. Â I love these earrings. Â Great color. Â Even better price.Â