The name Raquel Rosalie consists of the designer's first name, Raquel, and the name of her Oma, Rosalie. Raquel wanted her Oma's memory to live on and to be apart of something she cherished. All of Raquel's pieces are made of either sterling .925, 14K solid gold, 10K solid gold or 14k gold-fill. They are extremely long lasting and will never change colour. You can wear them swimming, showering, etc and they will stay true.