How to mix silver and gold jewellery like a pro

How to mix silver and gold jewellery like a pro

Are you into silver, gold, or both?

Nowadays, fashion is all about mixing these two metals to showcase your unique style. No longer do you have to ponder over choosing silver or gold—2024 is the year of their grand comeback, together!

Mixing silver and gold jewellery

Silver jewellery has a long history, celebrated for its brilliant lustre and durability. 

This timeless metal, once adored by ancient civilisations for its protective properties and symbolic significance, complements any outfit with its sleek, versatile shine.

Gold jewellery, on the other hand, exudes warmth and luxury, enhancing your appearance with its radiant glow. 

Treasured throughout history for its beauty and rarity, gold adds an unsurpassed level of elegance and status to your look. 

So, if silver and gold jewellery each have their own style, what happens when you mix them in one piece?

Mixing silver and gold jewellery is not only aesthetically pleasing but also a smart investment. 

This combination allows for greater versatility and longevity in your jewellery collection, as well as the opportunity to enjoy the unique benefits of both metals. 

Here are four compelling reasons to follow this trend:

  • Cost-effectiveness: Choosing jewellery that incorporates both silver and gold can be more budget-friendly than purchasing separate items for each metal.
  • Durability: Both metals are known for their longevity, and when combined, they create pieces that can withstand the test of time even better.
  • Versatility: A mix of silver and gold jewellery can complement a wider range of outfits and occasions, offering endless styling possibilities.
  • Uniqueness: Wearing silver and gold together sets you apart, making a bold and personal fashion statement that reflects your individuality.

Selecting the right jewellery

To ensure you're choosing high-quality mixed metal jewellery, look for pieces that are well-made and resistant to tarnishing. 

Sterling silver and high-quality gold-plated items are excellent choices, offering both beauty and durability. 

However, be cautious when shopping online, as many stores claim their products are sterling silver or gold-plated when they are not. 

It’s important to purchase from reputable sellers and look for authentication marks on the jewellery to verify its quality.

Our very own Mystica Store offers thoughtfully designed jewellery to bring joy and balance into your life. Find us at the local markets:

  • Byron Bay Market: 1st Sunday of the month.
  • Mullumbimby Market: 3rd Saturday of the month.
  • Bangalow Market: 4th Sunday of the month.

Caring for silver and gold jewellery

Maintaining the luster and longevity of your silver and gold jewellery is essential. Here are some tips:

General tips:

  • Store jewellery in a dry, cool place.
  • Regular cleaning with a soft cloth is crucial.
  • Avoid harsh chemicals to prevent damage.

925 Sterling Silver:

  • Use a professional silver polishing cloth for regular cleaning.
  • Keep away from chemicals, sharp impacts, scratches, and extreme temperatures.

Gold Jewellery:

  • Rinse in cold water and dry with a soft, 100% cotton cloth.
  • Remove before swimming, bathing, and showering.
  • Apply lotions and perfumes before wearing jewellery.
  • Store in a dry, airtight container when not in use to avoid exposure to chemicals and cosmetics.


  • Clean with a soft-bristled brush, warm water, and detergent-free soap.
  • Avoid chemicals and extreme temperatures.
  • Store in a safe, dry place to protect from daily exposure.
  • These steps will help ensure your jewellery remains as dazzling as when you first received it.

What to wear: mixing metals with style

Silver and gold jewellery can elevate any look, from casual to formal. For a laid-back vibe, opt for a simple mixed metal ring or bracelet. 

For more formal occasions, statement necklaces or earrings featuring both silver and gold can add a touch of elegance to your ensemble.

Adding crystals to silver and gold jewellery

Other than silver and gold,  wearing jewellery with crystals can bring good vibes and make you feel better, making your jewellery extra special.

Here are why adding crystals for jewellery is better:

  • Unique beauty: Crystals add unique sparkle and colour.
  • Emotional health: Believed to reduce stress and promote happiness.
  • Physical benefits: Some crystals may boost energy and wellness.

Top picks for your jewellery box

One of the best pieces this year is the Sun and Moon Spinner ring,  a stunning combination of silver, gold, and moonstone, designed to enhance calmness and focus.

Meditation spinning rings offer stress and anxiety relief through the calming action of spinning. 

Crafted from solid 925 sterling silver with solid brass and moonstone details, it's designed for daily wear, promoting calm and intuition. 

Spinner rings that contain both silver and gold elements are increasingly popular due to their unique design and versatile appeal. Here's why they're trending:

  • Modern aesthetic: Spinner rings bring a fresh twist to classic designs by mixing silver and gold, appealing to a wide range of preferences.
  • Dual metal trend: Spinner rings feature both metals providing wearers with a a trendy mix in one accessory.
  • Symbolism and meaning: Spinner rings symbolise unity, balance, and the merging of personal aspects, offering depth beyond mere fashion.
  • Versatile wearability: Spinner rings can be worn on any occasion, making them a versatile addition to any jewellery collection.

      Available in sizes 5 to 12, it's perfect for anyone seeking serenity.  If you have room for more, consider these jewellery  too:

      These pieces are stylish, and versatile, and can help you express who you are!

      Wrapping up

      Mixing silver and gold in your jewellery is a great way to stay chic. 

      Whether you're dressing up or keeping it casual, there's a mixed metal piece that's perfect for you. Plus, if you're into the energy of crystals, adding a piece with a stone can bring a little extra positivity to your day. 

      Remember to check out our collection for more jewellery that may suit your taste!

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