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10 Differences Between Gold/Platinum/Diamond (Fine) Jewellery & Artificial/Custom/Imitation Jewellery

1. Thought it usually depends on what the customers want and how much they are willing to spend, artificial versus fine jewelry is actually a very interesting debate, and given the price of fine jewelry is sky-rocketing because of the price of the element involved in making them. Gold, diamond, platinum ET AL. 
2. The difference between fine jewelry and costume jewelry is the quality of the metal used in the jewelry and the authenticity of the stones set into the pieces. Additionally, fine jewelry can last for generations, and it is often considered an investment or something worth collecting and passing down to family members, while fashion jewelry has limited shelf value as it is made from inferior materials and comes at a considerably lower price.

3. Fine jewelry is set with natural, precious gemstones. On the other hand costume jewelry can be made of any almost any material—including plastic. Manufacturers typically copy more fine jewelry by replacing the expensive materials for les…