We use semi-precious gemstones; quality Swarovski Crystals; glass; gold-plated and silver-plated; stainless steel; sterling silver; niobium and other quality components. Descriptions for items will include the type of beads and components used. If you have any questions about a piece, please feel free to contact us via the link above.
A description of the types of metals used in jewelry making are listed at the link "Metals in Jewelry" and a list of the types of beading materials used in jewelry making can be found at the link "Beads in Jewelry."
Some materials do tend to tarnish. If this happens, please follow directions for care for your particular material that can be found online.