Joining two metals to produce a match made in heaven
By Shannon Cournoyer
(Originally published June 2009)
Jewelry with more than one metal is growing in popularity. Yellow gold and silver, white gold and steel, platinum and cobalt—no matter what two metals you are trying to unite, wedding them blissfully in a piece of jewelry takes attention to design aesthetics and technical detail. And, just like any marriage, it takes a little finessing for the two to coexist in harmony.