What is Chaton crystal?

What is Chaton crystal?

Chaton. 1) A cone-shaped crystal or gemstone where the top circular edge is beveled. Sometimes refers to costume jewelry where crystal beads in this shape are backed by foil to make them sparkle. 2) A type of setting where the gemstone is held in place by metal claws.

Who is in the new Swarovski commercial?

Adwoa Aboah, Gwendoline Christie and Isla Johnston star in spot directed by Terence Neale of Park Pictures. With a rich history in innovation and crystal cutting, Swarovski charges ahead with its next chapter—a bold vision that celebrates crystal in all its forms.

What does SS mean for Swarovski crystals?

Stone Size
SS(Stone Size) SS literally means the size of a stone. The units are for round rhinestones, mainly in the glass and crystal flat-backs chaton, Rivoli, chaton, and other styles. Compared with mm (millimetre), ss units are smaller and can be measured more accurately. Thus, it is also used in smaller size rhinestones.

What is Rivoli cut?

Rivoli is basically a symmetrical shallow bicone with both bottom and top sides shaped the same and with triangular facets running to the pointy top of a stone. Chatons on the other hand have a dominant flat facet as a face, are deeper in the back and have symmetrical cuts on the side and the back.

Who is the woman in the Swarovski advert?

Gwendoline Christie looks absolutely ravishing in a series of ads for crystal company Swarovski.

Who is the black girl in the Swarovski commercial?

Supermodel Chanel Iman, model/activist Winnie Harlow and modern day renaissance woman Vashtie Kola are bringing a triple dose of Black Girl Magic to Swarovski.

How do I know if my Swarovski is real?

SWAROVSKI will always come with official packaging and an authenticity card. A genuine SWAROVSKI item will be flawless so when you look inside the crystal, you will not see any bubbles. If you do see a bubble, the item is definitely a fake.