For an ornate and lavish fashion statement, try these ruby and diamond floral stud earrings. The lush central gemstones are outlined in round single-cut diamonds with breathtaking results. Post/clutch, 14kt yellow gold over sterling silver earrings.
Product Details (for 2.20 ct. t.w. Ruby and .1...)
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.
Gold Over Sterling
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.
POST/CLUTCH: An earring with a post insert and a slide-on clutch backing to hold it in place.
Stones per Earring:
RUBY: A bold fiery stone, the ruby is a symbol of wealth, vitality and love. When cut and polished, the ruby's high luster is as dazzling as a diamond's. Ruby jewelry makes the perfect gift for loved ones and is the birthstone for July.
(Color: Red, Quantity: 8, Shape & Cutting Style: Round, Weight: 2.00 ct. t.w., Size: 4 mm)
Ruby (Color: Red, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Square,
SQUARE: A symmetrical shape with four equal sides.
Weight: 0.20 ct. t.w., Size: 2X2 mm)
Diamond: The hardest and most brilliant of all gemstones, a diamond can make the heart race with its pure and fiery spark. An ancient symbol of love, a diamond is the preferred gemstone for tokens of affection, such as rings, earrings, necklaces and bracelets. Diamond is the birthstone for April.
(Quantity: 28, Shape & Cutting Style: Round Single-Cut,
SINGLE-CUT: A gemstone cutting technique that dates back to the 1300s. Still used today, the single-cut usually features 18 facets that go in one direction without crossing each other.
Color Grade: I-J, Clarity: I2-I3, Weight: 0.10 ct. t.w.)