See The New SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL FALL/WINTER 2019/20 INNOVATIONS!

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What an EXCITING day it is Crystal Lovers!

Swarovski has launched their NEW Fall/Winter 2019/20 CRYSTAL INNOVATIONS

Introducing the brand new styles and colors from Swarovski for your designing delight!

——– MEGA TREND: EXPRESS YOUR UNIQUENESS ——-

Every year Swarovski dazzles the world by creating brand new crystal innovations to delight beaders, jewelry designers, fashionistas, artists, DIY enthusiasts and admirers alike. They have always turned to their clients for their primary source of inspiration and because everyone has their own unique way of expressing themselves, this season’s crystal innovations have captured the deep desire for uniqueness.

Individualism is a growing mega-trend that is poised to impact the lifestyle of the future. Self-discovery allows us to tap into our true nature without applying limitations, expectations or conformity. Accepting our distinctiveness, allows us to express our individuality in our own beautifully unique way.  Self-expression will continue to gain momentum and will add a new measure of value in our society.

This theme of “Be Yourself” Swarovski has translated this desire into crystal innovations reflecting four aspects of self-discovery:

“Check Yourself,” “Find Yourself,” “Excess Yourself,” and “Dress Yourself”.

Everything will be available on the Website to order soon!

NEW SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL PEARL COLOR

CRYSTAL IRIDESCENT TAHITIAN LOOK PEARL

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As people’s desire to slow down and reconnect with nature continues, the new Swarovski pearl color called Crystal Iridescent Tahitian Look, reflects the inherent beauty found on Earth. The muted green and blue hues overlaid with a complex iridescent shine, reflects our affinity with the natural environment and our aspiration to take care of our planet sustainably.

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BRAND NEW SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL PEARL SIZE: 2mm

From streamlined shimmer to stunning allover pearlescent surface effects, the new small 2mm Crystal Pearl size extension satisfies the growing consumer desire for more tactile design experiences. Versatile and refined, the new Pearl size transcends design boundaries – perfect for glamorous yet modern styles. From ornate history-inspired directions to cool and casual looks, it makes an ideal companion for our increasingly multilayered lifestyles.

PRODUCT FEATURES

User-friendly 0.65 hole diameter with tolerance +/– 0.10

Available in full color assortment of 5810 Round Pearl Beads, with more than 50 pearl effects to choose from allowing a wide variety of looks that require delicatesized pearls.

BENEFITS FOR YOU

•The small sized 2mm Pearl bead is ideal for delicate jewelry pieces and textile embroidery.

• The new small size enables new gradient looks and textures – mixing and matching with other small and big sizes

• Seed beaders can use the pearl to bead around statement Fancy Stones • Suitable for creating delicate embroidered borders on garments

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NEW SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL EFFECT FOR BEADS:

AMETHYST SHIMMER & CRYSTAL SHIMMER

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The SHIMMER Effect by Swarovski is a soft and elegant coating inspired by the AB coating, but is a more subtle shine, with less yellow, that radiates multiple shades of a single color. This glamorous effect is not only fashionable, but is among the highest quality coatings for its abrasion resilience & durability to withstand the test of time.

More brilliance, color vibrancy, and light refraction accentuate every movement of the crystal, creating breathtaking designs! Swarovski’s Shimmer Effect vividly highlights the shade of crystal for colorful, yet sophisticated designs.

These new Shimmer Effects are now available in the 5328 Xilion Bicone Beads, 6106 Pearshape Pendants, 6228 Heart Pendants, and 3230 Pearshape Sew On Stones.

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6106 Pearshape Pendants in Crystal Shimmer and Amethyst Shimmer

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6228 Heart Pendants in Crystal Shimmer and Amethyst Shimmer

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3230 Pearshape Sew On Stones in Crystal Shimmer and Amethyst Shimmer

NEW SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL PENDANT:

6565 Metallic Cap Pear-shaped Pendant

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This sleek new Crystal Pear-shape Pendant from Swarovski embraces the ongoing customer demand for designs that express flexibility and ease. This versatile pendant beautifully combines crystal with cocooning metal, creating a modern look that pays homage to our continuing need for protection. Resourceful and creative, Swarovski’s new Metallic Cap Crystal Pendants offer new jewelry designs that express personalized looks in dramatic, and energetic styles.

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The new Swarovski Metallic Cap Pear-shape Pendants are available in an 18mm & 22mm with the following colors all encased in a Crystal Light Chrome Metal. Crystal, Amethyst, Aquamarine, Emerald, Black Diamond, Light Colorado Topaz, Jet, Majestic Blue, and Tanzanite.

NEW SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL EFFECTS:
Crystal LacquerPRO DeLite Effects

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As we continue to seek to slow down, colors become more grounded to show an ongoing affinity with nature and a focus on the sustainable. The Crystal LacquerPRO DeLite Effects celebrate natural hues and landscapes, highlighting the beauty, intensity and individual aspects of Mother Earth.

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New Swarovski Crystal Amethyst Green DeLight

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New Swarovski Crystal Ochre DeLight

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New Swarovski Crystal Burgundy DeLight

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New Swarovski Crystal Cappuccino DeLight

These new DeLight Effects are available for: Crystals Round Stones, Fancy Stones, Flat Backs No Hotfix and Flat Backs Hotfix.

With ever increasing demand for new and sparkling crystal concepts for powerful designs with expanded color ranges, as well as an ongoing market demand for additional crystals with a more opaque appearance, these new DeLight Effects gives jewelry designers, DIY enthusiasts, jewelry makers, and consumers exactly what they are looking for.Swarovski_Jewelry_Design_InspirationSwarovski Crystal Jewelry Design Inspiration

NEW SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL PRODUCT: 1185 POINTED CHATON

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Easy, new application for jewelry and DIY-like randomly set/glued crystals or floating elements. Front and reverse sides look the same, and is ideal for creating tactile and 3D designs thanks to the shape and size of these new Pointed Round Stones. These provide you with a modern way of pavé setting which is perfect for UV gluing and working with Ceralun.

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NEW SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL PRODUCT: 4480 IMPERIAL FANCY STONE

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As the desire to carve a new identity becomes key for customers, the upending of the traditional is being utilized in designs. A new, individualized format is being honored with “heritage” re-issued to make retro modern. It is this sentiment that is perfectly encapsulated in the beautiful new Imperial Cut. With its stunningly detailed cut and modern format, it offers freshness while still adhering to authenticity.

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• The new Imperial cut stones by Swarovski is based on the well-known Asscher cut – the forerunner of the Emerald cut, but with a greater degree of brilliance • Asscher Cut is ranked within the top 10 most desirable diamond shapes

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4480 Imperial Cut Fancy Stone Settings with Closed or Open Holes

NEW SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL CABOCHON FLAT BACKS

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New Swarovski Crystal 2081/2 – Cabochon Pearl

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New Swarovski Crystal 2208/4 – Cabochon Nevette Pearl

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New Swarovski Crystal 2308/4 – Cabochon Drop Pearl

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New Swarovski Crystal 2408/4 – Cabochon Square Pearl

NEW COLD PRESS APPLICATION FOR CRYSTAL FABRICS & CRYSTAL FINE ROCKS

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Focus segments: apparel (leather), accessories (bags, caps, shoes…), sports- and casualwear (functional fabrics) and DIY.  Please keep in mind: Coldfix is not a replacement for the Hotfix products – it is a new alternative for difficult carrier materials that are incompatible with Hotfix products. Please see below an overview where to use Hotfix, Coldfix (C) and IT (I) products:

Depending on application technique and carrier material internal tests with the new Coldfix product have shown the following achievable peel adhesion:

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*To ensure the best possible result, test applications on the intended carrier material are strongly recommended. Please always carry out tests for your own needs and specifications on the original materials! If the bonding strength fulfills the customer requirements, can only be decided by customer.
*Two ways of Coldfix application: Cold application (room temperature) – Coldfix product is placed on a suitable carrier material and pressed down using a rubber roller. Final adhesive strength is reached after 72 hours.
*Application using a heat press (90 °C) – Coldfix product gets applied from the reverse side using a heat press. Final adhesive strength is reached after 12 hours.
*It is possible to move or use the final product carefully right after the application, if it is not exposed to any mechanical or chemical stress until the final adhesive strength is achieved. The time until the final adhesive strength is achieved varies depending on the way of application (72 or 12 hours). Please note, that any washing or quality assurance should take place after this period. Please note that the achievable peel adhesion and bonding performance highly depends on the characteristics of the used carrier material and it should be taken into consideration that a gluing connection can only be as good as the surface of the base material allows an according bonding. Some materials (e.g. leather) consist of several layers and therefore it is possible that the top layer comes of together with the applied Coldfix product.

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This theme of “Be Yourself” Swarovski has translated this desire into crystal innovations reflecting four aspects of self-discovery:

“Check Yourself,” “Find Yourself,” “Excess Yourself,” and “Dress Yourself”.

“DRESS YOURSELF”

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“EXCESS YOURSELF”

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“FIND YOURSELF”

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“CHECK YOURSELF”

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“Hacked Nature” Spring and Summer Jewelry, Color and Design Trends!

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“Everything you can imagine is real” – Pablo Picasso

Spring and Summer Jewelry, Color and Design Trends with Swarovski Crystals

Today we explore the New Spring and Summer trends for your jewelry designs and see what color combinations will be gaining in popularity, to keep you in the know!

With the advancement of technology spreading around the world and moving at an ever increasing speed, it is as much a part of our daily lives as the air we breath. As our perception continues to expand due to technological advancements, we are collectively broadening our horizons into what is possible.

Virtual Reality especially, will continue to impact our experiences, blending the real with the fantastic in order to hyper-stimulate our senses.

At the HEART of all design, lies a thriving value for sustainability.

Technology forges on, and advancement does not cease.

The natural progression of design has been moving towards a joining of these two ostensibly polar opposites.

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TREND INFLUENCES for the HACKED NATURE Spring/Summer Color Combinations

HYPER-REAL TREND

Overstated & garnished surfaces with innovative materials will showcase their plenty. Embrace ENLIVENING COLORS for your Spring and Summer looks, with Funked-Up Tropical Fashions and Hyper-Natural Swarovski Crystal colors.

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PHYGITAL TREND

In this new era of hyper-realism, unique design ideas are being born out of the merging of two worlds, the Physical + Digital into “Phygital” where grandiose imaginings of what could be, become realized when tech scientists become designers and designers become tech scientists. This crossover is creating trans-natural products that captivate and inspire.

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SENSORY TREND

As our senses become heightened with the desire for ultra influence, designers are trying more than ever to alter people’s realities, minds and emotions through audacious shapes, colors and constructions. This daring approach in designing unique and influential jewelry designs, hopes to touch wearer’s and admirers inner idealism, just as much as their outer reality.

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STIMULATION TREND

The paramount ideal for this new age of jewelry and fashion design, embraces a core value of exaggerated surfaces created with bold, bright, synthetic colors and clustered crystals to invoke emotional responses to your products.

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BOLD TREND

More and more, we are collectively seeking to experience bold impressions in our everyday life and jewelry designs can fulfill this desire, as well as bring generate a surplus of emotionally compelling indulgences.

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Lively, effervescent colors highlighted in this “Hacked Nature” trend express vivacious qualities to dazzle the senses.

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New trend colors to incorporate into your innovative Spring and Summer jewelry creations include the following Swarovski Crystal Lacquer Effects:

The Swarovski Crystal Yellow Opal is a vivid and cheerful yellow hue mixed with a milky, opaque influence that is perfect for making a euphoric and optimistic statement.

The Swarovski Crystal Light Coral Lacquer Effect expresses an exclusive blend of orange influences including carroty oranges, tangerines, and coral hues that is slightly opaque with a cultured modishness.

The Swarovski Crystal Peony Pink Lacquer Effect exudes a royal and graceful quality, incorporating a beautiful ruby, berry blend of imperial extravagance, perfect for lavish designs.

The Swarovski Crystal Summer Blue Lacquer Effect radiates soft sparkling sea blue tones with hints of lighter and darker sapphire styles of blues to captivate your imagination.

The intriguing jade hues in Swarovski’s Crystal Mint Green Lacquer Effect, gently shines with an effortless blend of sea green and opal tones for a modern take on your classic pastel green.

The greenish-blue blending exuding from the Swarovski Crystal Azure Blue Lacquer Effect fills our imagination of travel and sea life. Deep blue tones similar to those found in Greece, playfully mingle with dashes of Zircon greens for a matchless stunning elegance.

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Swarovski’s Yellow Opal is similar to the PANTONE Color 12-0752 TPX

Swarovski’s Crystal Light Coral is similar to the PANTONE Color 16-1451 TPX

Swarovski’s Crystal Peony Pink is similar to the PANTONE Color 18-2336 TPX

Swarovski’s Crystal Summer Blue is similar to the PANTONE Color 16-4134 TPX

Swarovski’s Crystal Mint Green is similar to the PANTONE Color 14-5413 TPX

Swarovski’s Crystal Azure Blue is similar to the PANTONE Color 17-4735 TPX

Jewelry Design Directions

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“My focus on this piece was to make something for the upper body/neck/shoulder, playing with an exaggerated floral surface and replacing the randomness of nature with the use of both color and shape intertwined, the “hacking” is represented by the manipulation of the base metal, as brass is manipulated into 3D forms” – Andy Farrow Jewelry Designer

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With our world becoming increasingly digital, we find ourselves craving a balancing effect, one that increases a deeper connection to our natural world.

Millennials and Gen Z value sustainability as a crucial element in their products and will have an impact on their purchasing decisions. Therefor as beaders and jewelry designers, it’s very important to bring to life the back story of your pieces in order to gain a real connection with what people are drawn to physically and why they will support you morally. 

Swarovski supports this crucial element with their Four Main Principles:

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Create, Protect, Respect, and Care

Swarovski Crystals are not only stunning, there is a long history of valuing sustainability on every level, from social to environmental responsibility. Swarovski has a longstanding commitment to create products that are both innovative and environmentally conscientious. This appreciation and pioneering spirit distinguishes them apart from their competitors. For over 120 years Swarovski has placed great importance on respecting people and the planet, along with quality craftsmanship to bring the world gorgeous one-of-a-kind crystals that everyone can admire and respect.

Since Swarovski’s inception in 1895, Daniel Swarovski was unwavering in his idealism that business needs to assist communities in flourishing as well as conserving the natural resources we all need to thrive.

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An increase interest in fabric manipulation along with intense high-definition colors with super tactile surfaces such as this Swarovski Pearl blouse, create engineered organic surfaces are at the core for new fashion directions.

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Versatile Designs Trend  

Irregular patterns, smaller beads mixed with larger crystals, bright color combinations and tassels, create exotic, almost tropical influences.

I certainly hope these fashion and jewelry design trends have inspired you to move forward in innovating fresh creations for your Spring and Summer days ahead!

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What is the Spell Bound Jewelry Trend?

New Jewelry Trend: Spell Bound

How Nostalgia For the Past is Shaping Jewelry Trends for a Spell Bounding Future.

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You may be asking yourself, what are the new jewelry trends for this Spring and Summer?

One new jewelry trend for your Spring and Summer designs is a trend Swarovski has creatively named SPELL BOUND. The Spell Bound Trend is an enchanting progression towards blending and merging the past and present, to transcend the future.

What shapes and colors will you be using to create new designs and capitalize on this enchanting jewelry trend? 

Swarovski offers a variety of beautiful beads expressing a classic and timeless style, that will help you to create designs that compliment this jewelry trend perfectly.

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The Newest Swarovski Crystal Baroque Beads and Mirror Fancy Stones Pay tribute to this emerging Jewelry Trend, providing a new format for historical designs.

Designers turn to the past in an effort to find solutions for tomorrow. As a renewed sense of nostalgia gains foothold during these modern times. The 5058 Crystal Baroque Bead pays homage to the grandeur and beauty of history in radiant crystal detailing.

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Societies around the world are exploring new ideals, rituals and shamanism. As we look to spells and stars for guidance, we honor the notion that the world of magic exists.

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INFLUENCES GUIDING THE SPELL BOUND TREND

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The use of mystical-inspired symbols highlights the continued rise of the importance of storytelling.

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An ethereal, estranged mood that accepts and embraces the darkness, holding it up to the light for examination and looking to the past as a way forward.

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Dark and dangerous, yet with a magical shining allure, the underworld is exposed.

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A creeping interest in black magic, voodoo rituals, witchcraft, shamanic medicine and astrology is on the rise.

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It is time to explore innovation in forgotten ideas, bring forth design ideas from the past in order to create a unique balance for the future.

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The underworld is exposed in designs that look as though they have emerged at midnight.

Crystallized surface fabrics add opulence and dimension to lightweight textiles, while drama is added through fairytale-inspired jewelry pieces.

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To bring this SPELL BOUND Trend into your jewelry designs,  reflect on the idea that your jewelry should be designed to balance the body using the healing properties of crystals and the mysticism of metals. Metallic finishes have a mysterious iridescence, with blends of green, blue, silver and violet creating magical yet esoteric pieces.

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Symbols with a dark, dramatic baroque opulence come out from the shadows. Incorporating tassels, mixed metals and a combination of large and smaller beads into your jewelry designs convey the impression of supernatural influences.

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Swarovski Crystal Colors and Effects to incorporate in your designs within this jewelry trend include the following:

Crystal Iridescent Green, Crystal Rose Gold, Crystal Rose Gold 2X, Crystal Light Chrome, Crystal CAL 2X, Crystal Bronze Shade, Crystal Metallic Light Gold 2X, Crystal Dorado 2X, Crystal Metallic Sunshine, Crystal Silver Night, Graphite and Jet. Swarovski Crystal Pearl Inspiration includes Crystal Iridescent Green Pearl, Crystal Iridescent Purple Pearl, and Crystal Scarabaeaus Green Pearl.

I hope these Swarovski Color and Style Inspirations help to fuel your fire in imagining new designs for your Spring and Summer stylishness!

What new jewelry designs will you create that embraces and capitalizes on this intriguing trend?

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Swarovski Color and Trend Inspirations Spring/Summer 2015 – Classic Theme

Swarovski_Jewelry_Trend_Inspirations_Spring_and_Summer_2015Welcome to the Spring/Summer 2015 Color and Trend Inspirations – ‘Traces of Time’

This season, Swarovski’s trend analysts have identified a radical change of mindset in relation to lifestyle choices. Referred to as ‘Traces of Time’, it relates to today’s changing perceptions of age, where the phenomenon of aging societies is having a huge impact on a global scale, leading to important changes in healthcare, retirement systems, and family structures.

Indeed, the generations are converging: the older groups are staying youthful and more carefree, while the young become less rebellious and more career-oriented. This new way of experiencing the impact of age on choices, lifestyles, and aesthetics is reflected in Swarovski’s new season’s crystal assortments. There are four key inspirational themes and corresponding innovation highlights for Spring/Summer 2015: Faded Memories (Classic), Sunset Rituals (Romantic), Vivid Moments (Progressive), and Forgotten Dreams (Glamour).

The trend and color inspirations below focus on the Classic – Faded Memories theme.

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With the ongoing recession, the relentless drive of technology, and the overcrowding of our physical and mental space, we hold on to memories of better, more carefree times.

“Technology has complicated our lives. We hunger after the simplicity of the past, or the effortless days of our childhood. We need to adopt the simple notions of playfulness and individual expression if we are to avoid becoming bland and homogenized nations.”

This need to get away from it all is one of the reasons the trends for nostalgia and retro are still continuing so strongly.

Faded and washed with a Polaroid nostalgia, the theme updates almost kitsch references, making them more adult yet still playful and fun.

Inspired by architecture and structure, a new geometric language focuses on faceting and the magic of the cut. There is also a strong graphic direction toward vintage, weathered American billboards and road signs, reminding us of summers past.

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There is an increasing focus on tactility and texture in all design. Monochromatic opaque finishes incorporate in traditional shapes for jewelry. In fashion, crystals are used with graphic simplicity to create large bandings of patterns in different linear formats. The interplay of light through color achieves importance in all design segments.

Crystal is incorporated to bring a lighter, playful attitude to geometric designs.

Angular shapes are softened and modernized with different material combinations and graphic interplay.

Electronics imitate everyday objects where colors and shapes reflect optimism and humor.

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Subtle, almost washed-out colors such as Vintage Rose, Violet Champagne, Silk, Crystal Antique Pink, Light Amethyst SatinLavender, Denim BlueCrystal Blue Shade, and Light Azore Satin to name a few in any of the SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS help evoke summer nostalgia.

Tone-on-tone Flat Backs and Crystal Pave Balls in various shapes create stunning tactile textures.

Swarovski Opal hues such as Air Blue Opal, Caribbean Blue Opal, Chrysolite Opal, Pacific Opal, Rose Water Opal, Sand Opal, Violet Opal, Cyclamen Opal, and White Opal add an air of sophistication. Swarovski Buttons, Sew-on Stones, and simple motifs create a playful and unexpected design element and can be beautifully incorporated into jewelry designs as well as their traditional sew-on uses.

Fine sparkling crystals complement and balance precise linear design. The matt iridescence of Crystal Pearls, coupled with the radiant shine of sparkling crystal, creates a strongly modern effect.

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JEWELRY INSPIRATION

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Opaque crystals such as the opal colors (mentioned above) as well as the Dark Red Coral, Mint Alabaster, Rose Alabaster, Turquoise and White Alabaster are mixed together with brighter crystals to create a unique look.

Traditional shapes are modernized with the use of slightly tinted neutrals combined with unconventional metal finishes.

Conventional shapes are redesigned to create a playful and effortless feel.

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SWAROVSKI COLOR COMBINATION INSPIRATION

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Inspiring crystal and color combinations from the Classic theme range from the romantic sparkle the clear Crystal embodies in company with similar hues expressed in the delicate hints of light bluish sparkle found in the Crystal Moonlight and moving into more of an intense interplay with light and colors of pinks, blues and yellows transmitted through Crystal AB. The Crystal Silver Shade is a soft and elegant grayish sparkly effect that blends nicely with the lighter crystal hues as well as the darker grey or black tones. The graceful neutral/taupe tones of Crystal Golden Shadow, is a gorgeous effect that can bring together warmer colors in the intermediate or brown tones. The Crystal Brandy is a rich gold and apricot sparkle effect that can be used as a nice transition into either a soft Jonquil yellow or the vibrant orange colors such as Fire Opal and Tangerine.

The White Opal is a beautiful milky white hue that serves as a wonderful transition into more expressions of color, such as this featured green, blue and purple color palate. The Palace Green Opal, Chrysolite Opal, and Pacific Opal, blend nicely into the new Crystal Iridescent Green, Light Azore, Air Blue Opal, Denim Blue, Crystal Blue Shade, Light Blue Crystal Pearl, Aquamarine, Indicolite, Blue Zircon and Light Turquoise. The Crystal Antique Pink is a soft and feminine effect that can be incorporated into other pinkish hues such as Light Rose, Rose, Rose Water Opal, Powdered Rose Pearl, Mauve Pearl, Light Amethyst and Crystal Lilac Shadow.

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SEGEMENT INSPIRATION

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In consumption, meaning is everything: people exhibit a yearning for nostalgic products that evoke happy memories.

Traditional shaped jewelry is modernized, with outlines of standard necklaces reinterpreted. A playful, fun, and effortless look is prominent. Simple nostalgic shapes are adorned with crystal to take them one step further. “As people will have fewer possessions …”  (20/20 Consumer Insights) the ones we own will need to exhibit the perfect combination of design and functionality.

Crystals create surprising surface textures that add fun and excitement to all designs.

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SWAROVSKI TRANSFER FLAG COLOR AND DESIGN

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SWAROVSKI TRANSFER FLAG INFORMATION

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SWAROVSKI COMPONENTS FLAG COLOR AND DESIGN

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SWAROVSKI COMPONENTS FLAG INFORMATION

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Swarovski Elements Rainbows of Light

Have fun creating innovative designs with new color combinations

inspired by the Faded Memories theme!

Discover Designs and Applications for Swarovski Round and Fancy Stones

Swarovski Crystal Round Stones and Fancy Stones

Discover the distinction of the most brilliant cut on the market!

The stunning Swarovski Round Stones (aka Chatons) and Fancy Stones have exploded in popularity recently and I wanted to highlight the variety of applications that designers utilize, along with vast array of gorgeous styles, colors, and coatings you have to choose from.

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Most of the Swarovski Fancy Stones and Round Stones like the 1028 Xilion Chaton and the newest 1088 Xirius Chaton– one step closer to a diamond, feature brilliant faceting and have a pointed back that can be simply set into metal settings with prongs or into pre-cast settings which the stones can be glued into. Please contact me for more information on these settings.

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Free Poseidon Reef Bracelet Design and Instructions

Swarovski makes Fancy Stone settings in different shapes and sizes to fit the crystal stones exactly. There are a variety of options with Swarovski settings including a closed/open backs, one or two holes in the sides; options that allow you to easily string the settings into fashionable necklaces and bracelets such as the Poseidon Reef Bracelet made with SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS.

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Setting Swarovski stones into jewelry molds using an epoxy component is an easy and fun way to create unique designs for all kinds of sparkling projects. There are two great options to choose from: either Crystal Clay or the new product from Swarovski called Ceralun™ , a versatile and strong two-component, high performance ceramic epoxy composite that has been especially developed for the application using Swarovski crystals.

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Swarovski makes it a little too easy, providing you with an endless array of gorgeous color and coating options to choose from. The toughest part of it all is deciding on what colors you like best!