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What’s the difference between gold-filled and gold-plated?

Q: What’s the difference between gold-filled and gold-plated? A: The difference is in the amount of gold. Gold-plated products have a very thin layer (seven-millionths of an inch) of gold, while 14K/20 gold-filled products must have at least one-twentieth of their entire weight in 14K gold. What this means for you as a beader is […]

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