Christina Kober wholesale

MEET OUR METALS

meet our metals - choose joy necklace and diamond dusted spike earrings

what makes us so strong?
We strive to provide the best quality jewelry possible while also keeping affordability in mind. our jewelry does not contain common allergens such as nickel or lead.

sterling silver is solid sterling silver throughout. Never plated or silver-filled. By nature, sterling silver will tarnish over time. All pieces, rings, earrings, necklaces, bracelets are available in sterling silver.

sterling silver cross section

 

oxidized sterling silver will always be solid sterling silver with a surface treatment to blacken the surface of the silver. Oxidization is only available on items that receive less wear - earrings + pendants.

oxidized silver cross section

 

gold + rose gold vermeil 18k gold and rose gold plated over solid sterling silver. our process of plating is much more durable, as we begin with a rhodium barrier - a white metal which provides a strong, durable layer for the gold plating to bond. The gold plated layer is 5 microns which is more than double the standard. All gold and rose gold earrings are vermeil.

vermeil cross section

 

gold + rose gold plated 18k gold and rose gold plated over brass. Our process of plating is much more durable, as we begin with a rhodium barrier - a white metal which provides a strong, durable layer for the gold plating to bond. The gold plated layer is 5 microns which is more than double the standard. bracelets and necklaces are gold and rose gold plated.

plated cross section

 

gold We wanted to offer our rings in gold options; however, due to the wear and tear your rings endure we felt plating was not a good fit. Our rings are only offered in solid 14k yellow and 14k rose gold. Some of our fine jewelry (the faceted collection) include 18k and 22k.

gold cross section