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Keep it Shining

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Keep it Shining

Nowadays, having gold plated jewelry is not only for those who can’t afford a full gold jewelry. They are very popular with fashionistas out there because of its practicality and because it’s available in various designs and styles that goes perfectly well with any piece of clothing. To decrease the chances of wearing out, here are easy ways on keeping the luster of your gold plated jewelry. As it is a thin layer of gold, extra care should be taken to maximize its lifespan.Do not spray on perfume or other sprays while wearing your gold plated jewelry. Wear your jewelry...

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Effectiveness (Not Just Price) of Gold-Plated Jewelry

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Effectiveness (Not Just Price) of Gold-Plated Jewelry

Africa… An ancient place of myth, color and beauty. Old stories abound in this land of bliss. Culture is what the people feed on, and music is their language. It is a mighty and proud land, but perhaps one place is proudest above all others: Ethiopia, the land of our fathers; Ethiopia, the land of golden beauty. Ethiopia is a large land, and beauty is no stranger to it. Unlike some of its other African neighbors, it isn’t dependent on oil. Ethiopia finds other means to keep it alive and strong. African-Style jewelry understands this more than any other. African...

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Traditional Ethiopian Jewelry with Modern Touch for Ethiopians Outside of Ethiopia

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Traditional Ethiopian Jewelry with Modern Touch for Ethiopians Outside of Ethiopia

Jewelry has been a huge part of Ethiopian culture for centuries. As far back as the iconic Queen of Sheba, Habesha’s have adorned themselves with beautiful intricate jewelry made from gold and silver. Jewelry has been presented as gifts, worn for festive occasions and even used to help the dead pass into the afterlife.  A cursory glance through the pillars of Ethiopian society from the churches to the palace shows the place of jewelry in Ethiopian history. Which is why the wearing of Ethiopian jewelry is seen as a beautiful and interesting way to connect to the culture.  Being a...

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