Alternative To Department Store Jewelry Cleaners
This alternative to department store jewelry cleaners works really well on to clean all types of gold, silver and costume jewelry.
Just do not use it on porous stones like opals. If you have a question if your stone is porous look online to see.
Gather the Following Ingredients and Mix Together:
2 tablespoons any brand liquid hand soap
1 cup water
1/2 teaspoon ammonia
Store the cleaning solution in a tightly covered, glass jar.
Briefly soak jewelry in the cleaner and rinse with water. Pat to dry with soft cloth.
In between cleaning I use a jewelry polishing cloth.