How Often Should I Clean My Jewelry?

How Often Should I Clean My Jewelry?

February 11, 2021

We want your CMD jewelry to stay beautiful and sparkly for years to come. After many requests, we put together a few jewelry care tips that we'll be sharing in the coming weeks. In this new series, let's first talk polishing. We recommend you clean your CMD jewelry periodically, but [...]
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How To Wear Pull-Through Earrings

How To Wear Pull-Through Earrings

February 03, 2021

I made this quick video to show you how to put on, wear and preserve your pull-through style earrings. CMD has several pull-through designs, and I always get asked how to best put them on. Most people's first inclination is to pull the ends apart, which will warp your earring [...]
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DIY Jewelry Oxidation

DIY Jewelry Oxidation

May 21, 2019

Those who know me know that mixing metals is one of my signature aesthetics. I just adore the way that the dark, matte silver pairs with bright gold. Read on to learn how to preserve your oxidized silver jewelry as long as possible, and how to re-create the effect at home! Who doesn't love a good DIY project, anyway?

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Can I sleep and shower in my CMD jewelry?

Can I sleep and shower in my CMD jewelry?

November 12, 2018

It can be hard to part ways with a piece even for a short while when it becomes a seamlessly natural extension of your own style and personal expression. However, the truth is, the less you can do to wear the surface off, the longer a gold-fill piece will last.

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Will my oxidized jewelry stay black forever?

Will my oxidized jewelry stay black forever?

May 23, 2018

Pure silver generally needs to be polished and cleaned on a regular basis to prevent tarnish. Similarly, oxidation can be buffed out of the silver over time, especially on pieces you wear often. Rings and bangles are usually subject to more friction, oils, water, and general wear than earrings or necklaces so they’ll likely fade quicker.

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Time to Shine: DIY Jewelry Cleaning Tips

Time to Shine: DIY Jewelry Cleaning Tips

March 19, 2015

We love nothing more than staple, can’t-live-without-it jewelry. Donning our fave pieces dailyis simply the core of CMD. Alas, over time, our sparklers get less sparkly—as all metals tend to do. Never fear, dear readers! We have the perfect, au naturale solution to DIY jewelry cleaning.

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