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Jewelries made from Swarovski crystals are famous because of their elegance and magnificence. The outmost quality and precision of Swarovski jewelries are highly prized. Swarovski jewelries include gold-plated or Rhodium plated necklaces, earrings, bangles and bracelets that are designed with bezel-set or fully faceted Swarovski crystals.

Swarovski is a brand of man made crystals made from highest lead content glass components. Swarovski are regarded as the premier quality machine cut and polished crystal jewelries in the world. The Swarovski brand of crystals are exclusively produced and named by its owner, Daniel Swarovski who patented the machine that was capable to cut the crystals with exact precision. Swarovski crystal started over one hundred years ago in the Alps of Austria.

Aside for the special compound of Swarovski that creates jewelries with incredible brilliance of crystals, the subtle color palette is another aspect that sets Swarovski crystal components apart from others. Swarovski crystals are perfectly consistent and uniform. Since they are machine cut, each crystal is very identical.

With so many crystal beaded jewelries and imitations out there, there are some techniques on how to determine which jewelries are genuinely created by Swarovski. Swarovski jewelries are packed in elegantly designed box with swan hologram. A hand polished imitated crystal beads will not have uniform and precise cuts. Size differences from crystals or beads are likewise noticeable in imitated Swarovski.

Further more, the facets of genuine Swarovski crystals have a perfect meeting of the points which is impossible in imitated crystals. Real Swarovski jewelries are perfect and without any bubbles or scratches on its surface. The imitations often have scratches, swirl marks or waxy looking surface. Lastly, Swarovski crystal will really out-sparkle any crystal of lesser quality when placed in a side-by-side comparison.

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