Shopping for authentic Canadian gold jewellery can be a confusing and daunting task. In this article, you'll learn all about gold purity (also known as, karats); and we'll help you identify which type of gold jewellery is just right for you.
Purity – which is expressed in karats – is the most common metric used to refer to gold jewellery. The karats of gold you buy impacts several qualities of your jewellery: (1) How yellow does it appear? (2) How susceptible is it to scratches or dents? (3) How expensive or valuable is it?