’s finely calibrated crystal jewelry settings have recently undergone major changes designed to allow further and easier processing.The first significant development is the use of a brand new base material, Tombac, which is often utilized in the jewelry chain industry. Tombac is a brass (copper-zinc: CuZn15) alloy selected for its particular properties, which include optimum deformability, strength, and hard soldering capability. It contains a minimum of 70% copper; when the amount of zinc in the alloy is increased, so its strength increases proportionately, causing it to become yellower. Due to the fact that silver provides a good connection with copper, its high copper content means that Tombac can be soldered very well with silver-based hard soldering.
include plating layer sizes that exceed the market standard; a setting height that has been reduced to the minimum; and a new curved prong design featuring round edges that give a premium look. Moreover, for textile applications, the holes at the edges are positioned further apart in order to achieve optimal stability.These new and improved settings are available now, including new Round Stone settings (1122 and 1088) as part of the standard assortment. In some cases, prices have been reduced—please refer to our price list for up-to-date information. Lead times have also improved: standard settings can be delivered in two weeks.
is recognizable by the superb elegance of its cut. Appropriate for both women’s and men’s jewelry and accessories, it directly references the strong unisex direction currently gaining ground in design. With an off-center hole giving it a touch of quirkiness, and the blending of round and angular shapes within the same product, it subtly showcases the contemporary trend towards gender-blending looks.
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is a simple, round shape; a second glance reveals a sublimely conic, perfectly faceted contemporary masterpiece with many possible applications. By fusing a classic shape with a contemporary cut, it softens sharp, hard-edged designs. Combine the Rondelle Bead with crystal spikes and studs, for example, to complement rebellious eco-warrior looks. Available in three sizes: 4, 6 and 8 mm in Crystal, and in 6 effects and 7 colors, it can be sewn on by hand or used as beading. Items embellished with Rondelle Beads should be turned inside out before washing, then laundered at 60ºC, and dried at a low temperature.
is a perfect mix of bead and pendant (“beadant”). It reflects the ongoing sports luxe design trend that emphasizes movement and increased flexibility. These requirements are perfectly fulfilled, both in terms of movement and versatile application possibilities. The revolutionary and completely new offset top hole gives a contemporary edge to a traditional shape, allowing the Pendulum Bead to behave like a “beadant.” When threaded, the classic rectangular gem cut swings freely, bringing elegance and motion to sleek unisex designs.