The rose gold watches now became a new obsession in the fashion world and applied to the daily style for some passionate fashionista. Yes, it’s trending, it’s inviting and also lovable to watch. And for you who don’t want to be out of date, you should jump on it.
This Rose Gold style was beginning from the jewelry industry, Rose Gold itself means the typical color of the gold. It was also known as red gold and pink gold. For the first time it was popular in Russia at the beginning of the 19th century, and because of that it was also known as Russian Gold.
Even though it has many names and terms, the difference between pink, red, and rose gold is from its copper content that have various amount. The most known term is that the higher the copper content, the stronger the red color will appear. Usually, a common alloy for rose gold is 75% gold and 25% copper by mass, it’s for 18 karat. And for your info, since rose gold is an alloy, there is no such thing as “pure rose gold”. Furthermore, based on John Emsley book, a common formulation for red gold is 50% gold and 50% copper.
And there is another term, the highest karat version of rose gold is also known as Crown gold, which is 22 karat. For an eighteen karat red gold may be made of 25% copper and 75% gold. For 18 karat rose gold, typically about 4% silver is added to 75% gold and 21% copper to give a rose color. And for the rare 14 karat red gold, is often found in the Middle East and contains 41.67% copper.
There are many brands that produce rose gold watches like Marc Jacobs, Fossil, Michael Kors, and Nixon. They produce it with many styles and different Rose Gold colors, some styles are quiet expensive. Because of that, many famous stars like Jessica Simpson, Kim Kardashian, Paris Hilton, Jennifer Aniston and Victoria Beckham who wear these watches. So buy one and you can be another star now!