Crystal Stud Earring
This is a crystal Stud Earring Rivoli cut 8mm stone post stud. Large crystal stud full of elegance and style. You will almost certainly stand out from the crowd with these. The earrings can be either used for costume design or everyday use. Never be mistaken of the quality of Austrian crystals and these reflect them in spades. These earrings are nickel free and hypoallergenic for sensitive ears.
Rhinestones were rock crystals gathered from the river Rhine, hence the name. Austrian Crystal is not a trademark in of itself but it might as well be. Austrian Crystal is man made, essentially a creative cutting of hand blown glass. Thanks to Daniel Swarovski who invented the modern Rhinestone, Austria has an enduring place in costume jewelry history. In 1955 the Aurora Borealis, a thin coating applied to crystal stones to produce an iridescent effect. It tends to reflect whatever colour is worn near it.