All About Karats
Solid 10K and 14K are some of the best forms of gold on the market. These alloys give the best balance between luxury, affordability, and durability. 10 or 14 of the 24 parts of these pieces are pure gold, the rest are supporting metals. Bringing down the price and improving durability (gold is very soft). Look for a "10K" or "14K" stamp on your new jewelry.