Silver Beautiful Jewelries can be made in Silver. Jewelries cannot be made in 100% pure silver because pure silver is soft metal and can be damaged easily, even gemstones are impossible to stud in pure 100% silver. Sterling silver isn’t the purest form of silver. Sterling silver means best silver used in jewellery making, Sterling Silver has some alloy mixed in it to make it harder and strong to create beautiful studded jewelry pieces. When buying any silver jewelry piece, be assured of its quality and silver content in it. It should contain 925 (92.5%) jewellery which are easily available or 950 (95%) which are much prefered quality, Remaining is alloy such as copper to give it durability. But because of this copper, silver jewelry tends to tarnish and darkens unless its rodium polished. So, keep in mind to look for 925 or 950 sterling silver with rhodium polished imprinted on any jewelry pieces you want to buy.