Gold jewelry can be cleaned with commercial cleaning products, such as Stella and Dot Jewelry Polish, but there are home remedies that are just as effective as professional solutions. Soaking gold jewelry in a sink of wa... More » Beauty & Fashion Jewelry & Watches Precious Metals & Gems

Clean gold jewelry by soaking it in a mixture of mild dish soap and club soda for five minutes. Use a soft-bristle toothbrush to clean the crevices and settings. Rinse the jewelry with water, and dry it with a soft cloth... More » Beauty & Fashion Jewelry & Watches Precious Metals & Gems

Gold jewelry can be cleaned with a mixture of 1/2 cup of clear ammonia and 1 cup of warm water. After soaking the jewelry in the solution for 10 minutes, carefully wipe the jewelry clean with a soft cloth and set aside t... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

One can clean gold jewelry at home with everyday materials, including a toothbrush, dish detergent and water. The overall process is simple and only takes 15 minutes. More »

In addition to standard gold purity markings such as 10K, 14K and so on, real gold jewelry is often stamped with a three-digit code. These codes correlate to the purity of the gold within the piece. Gold marked with the ... More »

Fourteen-karat gold is gold that has been alloyed with equal parts silver and copper in order to provide additional durability and rigidity in jewelry, with the final product containing 58.3 percent gold, by volume. This... More »

Clean tarnish from your pure gold jewelry by immersing the jewelry in warm water with a couple of drops of dish soap and rubbing gently with your fingers or a washcloth. Do not use this method for gold jewelry that incor... More »