INSPIRED Vila Rica was the original name of Ouro Preto city in Minas Gerais state, Brazil, which has always been known for its rich soil and romantic architecture. Vila Rica collection translates the richness of this charming town in its designs.
18K Yellow Gold Vermeil over 925 Silver - 6.9 grs
Special cut Light Citrine - 16.4 cts
190 White Topaz round 1.0 mm diamond cut
It begins with the selection of the best rough gemstones, directly from the mines, and permeates the entire process until the finished piece.
But what is Vermeil? Vermeil is a style of gold plating. Not to be confused with regular gold plating, vermeil jewelry must have a sterling silver base with a coating of gold laid over top.
Gold thickness, the type of base metal and purity of gold are three factors that determine whether the piece is considered vermeil.
Vianna Fashion complies to the tandards for vermeil, being coated with 18K Gold.