SolitaireSolitaire pendant styles consist of a single gemstone held on a precious metal chain. Designs are available in a single or double bail. Single bail has a single metal fastener that attaches the pendant to the chain. Double bail has two metal hoops that hold the pendant on the chain. These styles can be crafted with lab diamonds or natural diamonds.
Solitaires can come in a variety of shapes. The most common shapes are round, princess, cushion and oval. Choosing the right shape is a matter of preference. Round is the most common as it is the most faceted shape and typically emits the most sparkle. Princess is a common shape as well and has an elegant appeal with its perfectly symmetrical square shape. Many prefer to purchase diamond solitaire necklaces as even with minimal design, the sparkle is intense and alluring. Other gemstones can also have beautiful appeal for those who prefer a color and sparkle. With Clarity ensures that each diamond that is used to craft pendants is chosen with care to optimize for color, sparkle and saturation for an eternally beautiful piece of jewelry.
Halo Halo necklace styles have a single central gemstone surrounded by smaller gems. This style is a beautiful choice to wear everyday or for special occasions. Halo necklaces can be crafted with various different center gems. Most common are round, oval, cushion and princess. Commonly, center gemstones are surrounded by smaller accent diamonds. Alternatively, a larger center diamond can be surrounded by small accent diamonds. This creates the effect of a larger pendant. More contemporary halo styles can include various diamond shaped designs that surround the center gem. Halo pendants can look good in a variety of shapes and colors. To ensure durability, halo necklaces are crafted in 14kt white or yellow gold.
Classic Classic necklace styles encompass a broader range of popular necklace styles that are well-liked by many. These necklaces include designs like hearts, keys, clusters and journey pendants that have come to represent certain occasions like Valentine's Day, birthdays and anniversaries. For example, heart, love knot and key shaped pendants incorporating rubies and diamonds are popular choices for Valentine's Day. For anniversaries, journey and infinity pendant can convey the depth of your love and relationship. Other beautiful styles include cluster pendants, which have a cluster of gemstone or diamonds that come together to look like a larger gem or diamond. Emerald, ruby, sapphire and diamond are used to craft these classic styles.
Contemporary Contemporary necklace styles encompass newer styles that are also popular choices for women of all ages. They can include spirals, interlocking circles and other designs that incorporate intricate metalwork with gemstone accents. These necklaces are the perfect additions to any wardrobe and are versatile. Moreover, these unique designs can be the perfect gift for any occasion. With Clarity crafts these timeless designs in 14kt white and yellow gold.
14kt White Gold
A versatile and durable option, 14kt white gold is an alloy crafted of 58% pure gold and other metals. With a silvery white shine, this metal is the perfect complement to all gemstones and diamonds. It brings out the alluring sparkle from any colored gemstone. All 14kt white gold jewelry is rhodium plated to add a layer of durability and shine. It is not recommended to craft jewelry from metals lower than 14kt as they are not durable and can lose their luster over time.
14kt Yellow Gold
Warm and traditional, 14kt yellow gold pairs well with any gemstone or diamond. 14kt yellow gold is made with a combination of pure gold, copper and silver. It is a strong metal that can withstand daily wear. It is also malleable enough to be crafted into a variety of designs. With it's warm golden hue, this metal looks lovely against all skin tones.
14kt Rose Gold
Trendy and romantic, 14kt rose gold is a popular choice for pendants and necklaces. It has a glowing pinkish hue as well as the shine of gold. It pairs well with gemstones like ruby and emerald. Many also choose this metal as it is symbolically conveys love. Rose gold is an alloy that is made with pure gold, copper and other metals. It is a unique choice that complements all skin tones.
A platinum pendant is a durable and beautiful choice. If being worn regularly, platinum can withstand scratches and wear and tear exceptionally well. It does not need to be rhodium plated as it already has durability and a glowing silvery finish. Platinum is the perfect choice for diamonds and other precious gems like emerald, ruby and sapphire. It is a heavier metal and more dense than gold. Platinum is also a hypoallergenic metal comprised of 95% platinum and 5% iridium making this the right choice for those with any allergies.