TENNIS: A flexible line bracelet or necklace with stones from end to end. The piece was first coined "tennis" when Chris Evert dropped hers during the US Open in 1987. Play was suspended until it was retrieved!
STERLING SILVER: Also known as "Standard Silver," sterling silver is silver alloyed with other metals to increase the hardness and durability. Generally, sterling is 92.5% silver and 7.5% other metals. Some sterling silver jewelry is plated with 14kt-18kt gold and referred to as "vermeil," or "gold over sterling."
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
DOUBLE: A bale that has two loops to slide a chain through.
DOUBLE LATCH: A safety mechanism that secures the clasp of a bracelet or necklace using two safety latches.
CUBIC ZIRCONIA: once called the poor cousin to the diamond, CZ's have since become a fashion statement in their own right. Perfect for travel and a little extra bling, CZ Jewelry is one of man's flawless creations.
(Color: Colorless, Quantity: 50, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Brilliant,
BRILLIANT: A gemstone cut to enhance brilliance without sacrificing much carat weight. Typically has 58 facets.
Weight: 8.00 ct. t.w., Size: 3.5 mm)