Month: January 2019

Travel Jewels: What type to purchase

Cubic Zirconia Earrings Buying Guide

Cubic zirconia jewellery is quite in these days. From classy looking bangles to beautiful rings and earrings, the variety is endless and there are just so many designs to choose from. However, there are certain things which need to be kept in mind. Just like you buy a stone and notice its cut, colour, clarity and carat. Below is a little detail as in how you should evaluate the cubic zirconia jewellery before buying it.

  • The best cubic zirconia jewellery has a great deal of clarity. In fact the facets of a cubic zirconia earrings are is quite visible. Just make sure that when you purchase the earrings, the stones have clarity and no cloudiness.
  • Cubic zirconia are basically colourless and have a D rating just like a diamond. However, the zirconia can be dyed a variety of colours.
  • The coloured zirconia are available in the market. Pink ice, a lovely coral shade of pink I quite popular choice in earrings and rings. Lavender and yellow are quite popular color options as well. These look great when set in the right metal frame.
  • Cubic zirconia are available in a variety of shapes and cuts. These can be found in princess, oval, round and marquise. The designers make sure that each stone is cut in such a way to bring out its beauty and brilliance.
  • Cubic zirconia are weighed in terms of carat. However the zirconia are somewhat heavier to diamonds. You can get a large carat stone in a budget.

When you are about to purchase a jewellery made up of cubic zirconia, make sure the store has a return policy which is fair and easy to understand. In case you dot like what you have bought, there should always be a return policy.

Choosing the right cubic zirconia earrings

The pair of earrings that you choose would depend upon the following

  • If you are looking for earrings for every day wear, choose smaller pieces which are light weight so that you don’t have to compromise on comfort.
  • Choose a design which is minimalistic for a classy yet elegant everyday look.
  • On the other hand if it’s a special occasion you are choosing earrings for, you can even go for lager stones and statement pieces. The beauty of a statement piece is its uniqueness and design. It catches attention. Plus tear drop cubic zirconia earrings are like a brilliant flash of lightning and can bring out the best in any person who chooses to war them. Pair these classy pieces with a plain fitted clothes for an extra glamorous look.

However, when you buy cubic zirconia jewellery you have to make sure you maintain it properly. If not cared for, it can become cloudy and dirty. Also the quality of the stone would also play a part on how long can it look good for. The better the quality the better would be its longevity.