Turquoise is an opaque, blue-to-green mineral. In the old culture of this gemstone, turquoise is a symbol of the lucky stone. Many people believe that the gemstone is a bringer of good fortune, so it’s also regard as the holy stone.
Jewelry made from turquoise can be traced back to thousands year ago. Turquoise jewelry is the traditional gemstone jewelry in Anasazi; people use shell, metal, turquoise to make the beaded necklaces, rings, earrings, bracelets and so on . Turquoise is a good decoration for jewelry designs, adding turquoise element can make your designs more charming and original. Making jewelry with turquoise gemstone is still very popular in today’s fashion trend.
How to wear turquoise jewelry
Turquoise jewelry is more and more popular for its natural color and style. You can easily match it with your T-shirt, jeans and many other daily routine outfits. Each girl can have a piece of classic turquoise jewelry in her jewelry collection.
First, you can choose the color of the turquoise to match your clothes. Second, if you are in dark color clothes, you can wear turquoise jewelry like: beaded bracelet, necklace or ring to decorate your garments. Third, match turquoise jewelry with other accessories; it can show your individual taste and style.
How to clean Turquoise Jewelry
Though turquoises are natural gemstones which come in beautiful shades of blue and green, they can be discolored over times. So you need to take good care of it to keep its natural colors.
1. Use toothbrush and clean the surface of the turquoise gemstone gently. Please remember that do not add any chemistry cleaning product to wash it, which may fade the color of turquoises.
2. When you are cleaning turquoise jewelry, do not leave it into water. Because turquoise is a porous gemstone, water can be absorbed into the stone.
3. Dry the turquoise gemstone with the soft cloth or towel. That will keep the color and would not scratch the surface of the turquoise.