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How To Buy A Gift For A Goth Friend

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Have a Goth friend with tastes that are far more macabre than yours? Despite popular stereotypes, Goths can be fun to hang out with, even if you don’t always understand their obsession with all things black. Goths can be particularly tough to give gifts to. What if they are offended by the rainbow coloured shirt you got? If you have Goth friends, here are several brief guidelines on how to find gifts for them:

Choose Black
Black is the “happy” colour for Goths. So regardless of what you are buying, if it’s black, then your friend will love it (most of the time at least). In other words, when in doubt, go with black. If you are buying clothes, jewellery, or personal items, pick them in a dark shade to impress your Goth friend. This rule applies to everything except plain t-shirts. Your Goth friend would have countless black tees so you are not getting him or her anything new. When it comes to t-shirts, choose a literally horrifying print. With everything else, favour dark shades.

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What is Gold Plated

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They say diamonds are a girl’s best friend but for ages gold has been the ultimate symbol of elegance and beauty for both men and women alike. It is therefore important to be aware when purchasing gold jewelry the various terminology that is commonly used. The most popular terms used are solid gold, gold filled, and gold plated when describing pieces of gold jewelry. Solid gold is the most expensive and the highest in quality and purity. Then is ranked gold filled as it allows for a cheaper but still valuable alternative to solid gold. Gold plated, however significantly cheaper than solid gold, allows for quality gold appearing jewelry to me more affordable and accessible to the greater public.
Solid Gold
Solid gold jewelry is the highest in price and purity. Solid gold’s value comes from its radiant color and shine. It is also highly valued because it doesn’t tarnish or fade with time. But it is interesting to note that solid gold may not always be the best option when shopping for you…