Gold jewelry has always been the most valuable and sought-after form of jewelry. Gold’s unique and timeless visual appearance makes jewelry very noticeable and high quality. Jewelry making has been around for thousands of years, and gold jewelry has been popular for it’s rarity and luster.

A large amount of gold jewelry isn’t solid gold, it contains only a partial amount of gold. These can be distinguished by their karat amount. 24k, 22k, 18k, 14k, 12k and 10k are the popular karat weights.