You'll love the fresh and cheerful look of these morganite and diamond stud earrings. The rosy hue of 1.60 ct. t.w. morganite looks spectacular framed in .40 ct. t.w. of CZs. They'll add the perfect blush to brighten up any look. Post/clutch, 18kt rose gold over sterling silver earrings. CZ weights are diamond equivalents.
STUD: An earring that sits stationary on the ear and doesn't drop below the lobe.
18KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 18kt is 75% gold. In Europe, 18K 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:
MORGANITE: Named after the great American tycoon and gem collector J. P. Morgan, morganite's soft pink to peach shades add blushing beauty to jewelry designs. This rare gemstone is surprisingly affordable and brings an undeniable charm to rings, necklaces, bracelets and earrings.
(Color: Pink, Quantity: 2, Shape & Cutting Style: Trillion,
TRILLION: A variety of the modified brilliant-cut, sometimes called "trilliant" or "trillian." Features a faceted triangular shape, sometimes with curved edges.
Weight: 1.60 ct. t.w., Size: 6x6 mm)
ZIRCON: Gem-quality zircon is a transparent crystal from the mineral zirconium silicate. It comes in a variety of colors, most popularly blue and colorless. Contrary to common belief, zircon is not Cubic Zirconia; it is a naturally occurring gemstone with different properties.
(Color: Colorless, Quantity: 36, Shape & Cutting Style: Round, Weight: 0.40 ct. t.w., Size: 1.2 mm)