Daniel Swarovski after training with his Father and other crystal cutters, began a company founded in 1895 that presicion cut crystals. Using a new machine developed over 9 years he was able to produce crystals with a superior reflective quality that shone like diamonds.
Swarovski crystal is made from high quality lead crystal (32%), the SWAROVSKI CRYSTAL ELEMENTS beads range is used the world over by jewellery makers houte couture designers, to decorate catwalk designs, wedding tiaras and many other artistic creations.
Todays popular Aurora Borealis crystal inspired by the Northern lights was created in the 1950's in collaboration with French designer Christain Dior.
Swarovski crystals are the finest in the world.