Overview of Austrian Crystal Chain and Findings

SKU VID-0798
Designer: Julie Bean
In this overview videos see the array of sparkling Austrian crystal chain and metal crystal findings available at Beadaholique. This includes rhinestone cup chain, cup chain ends, bails, rivoli settings, and fancy stone settings.

The brand name for the crystals shown in this video is no longer available. High quality Austrian crystals are now available under the PRESTIGE™ Crystal Components line.

Audio Transcript
Note: This audio transcript is auto-generated and may not be completely accurate.
Hi, this is Julie and in this video I want to show you a sampling of our suave ski crystal chain and findings let's start with the chain cuz it's just so darn pretty you can see that it really glistens and catches the light and we have two sizes available we have the 24 pp and then we have the 32 PP and this is rhinestone cup chain you can see it's quite flexible I'll show you what it looks like on the back side now this comes in gunmetal plate as you see here it comes in rhodium plate show you the back side so you get a good comparison and then it comes in gold plate as well now also in terms of the crystals there's crystal a B stones available in this chain regular crystal which is just really nice and classic black diamond which just has a little bit of a darker tint to it and then also crystal golden shadow and then these are available in the different plates as well now this is a really easy chain to working two projects you can glue it onto a bracelet cuff or a stamping blank you can embed it in crystal clay could do a lot of different things but if you want to be able to use it with a stringing project you're going to want to use one of these little guys and these are rhinestone cup chain ends and they're very very easy to use I'm going to show you really quick so you'll pick the matching metal to your chain and I have one that's 4 24 pp in gunmetal and you just slip that end crystal into the cup all you then need to do is take your chain nose pliers and then the tabs over does not take a lot of pressure now it's secure and now what the important part is is you have that little ring that you can attach a jump ring to another type of chain available is this beautiful channel chain and this has a whole array of crystals which are all bezel-set and connected with little jump ring so it's easy to cut to your desired length they're just a really pretty very unique looking chain and it comes in solid colors as well as this fun multi colored one over here you see Rivoli settings now some of these are link settings meaning they have two rings and others are charm or pendant settings and you would just go ahead and buy the coordinating Rivoli stone to go with the setting and put a little glue in the base and drop the stone into place over here we have bales for briolettes one that will fit a 15 millimeter briolette and another that will fit 11 millimeter briolette these are very easy to use as well you can see that the whole alignment matches up between the bail and the stone and you literally just fit it into place squeeze it together and now you have a way of attaching this really lovely briolette to your jewelry piece and then finally over here I have beautiful fancy stone settings now they come in more shapes than just this but I pulled out the clover the Buddha and the pear I'm going to show you how easy these are to use so you're gonna take the appropriate setting for the stone drop the stone into place press it down a little bit and then I'm just gonna take a popsicle stick and Bend these tabs over I'm just pressing with that popsicle stick again I'm not exerting too much force these are really easy to bend there we go and now that stone is secure in there and what's really nice is these settings have little holes on the side which makes them beatable so you can easily work these into your jewelry projects you can find all of these settings along with the chain and of course the crystals too at beadaholique.com you

You recently viewed

Clear recently viewed