Over the past decade, the popularity of stainless steel jewelry has risen immensely. The new generation of consumers, notably our dearest Millenials and Gen Zs, are slowly stepping away from traditional gold and silver and leaning towards this new alloy.
So what is stainless steel? It is a metal compound consisting of iron, carbon, titanium, and chromium.
And why do we love it? Here are the top 5 benefits of stainless steel jewelry and why we are obsessed with this metal.
It is Environmentally Friendly
Stainless steel jewelry is a very eco-friendly metal. The energy used to create stainless steel jewelry is significantly less than other metals in the market. Plus, it is 100% recyclable.
Did you know? Namaste Jewelry uses recycled stainless steel for creating many jewelry pieces to lower further wastage.
It is Hypoallergenic and Safe
Stainless steel jewelry pieces are hypoallergenic and a great choice if you have sensitive skin or metal allergies.
Did you know? Namaste Jewelry uses surgical-grade stainless steel that does not contain nickel and lead.
Item in photo: Chloe Mini Hoops
It is Low Maintenance and Durable
One of the most notable benefits of stainless steel is that it is low maintenance. Because the metal does not corrode, rust, or tarnish, the jewelry made with it lasts a long time and stays in great shape. So wear that necklace every day without any worry!
Item in photo: Serpent Chain Necklace
It is Affordable
Stainless steel metal is very affordable when compared to the price of other traditional metals. Even though the cost incurred is less, the quality of the jewelry is very high because of its sturdiness and lustre.
Items in photo: Opal Dome Ring
It is Versatile
Stainless steel is famous for its versatility. The metal can be moulded and crafted into any shape and size, a number one reason why we love creating pieces with stainless steel!
Item in photo: You are Enough Affirmation Necklace