About Swarovski

Everyone loves Swarovski Crystals, although they seem so small and fragile and they are so expensive. I was wondering how those crystals arrived to make history and I would like to share with you all the details.

"Daniel Swarovski and his sons perfected the art of cutting the crystal and developed a polishing technique that gives their crystals a transparent and bright reflective quality to the finished product.

Waterford, Baccarat Orrefors, Murano Ravenscroft and Hoya are among the most recognized names in crystal. Fine crystal contains lead oxide; twenty four
percent is the highest it can contain and still ensure the brilliance that has made them sought after all over the world. Swarovski crystal has remained the creme de la creme of crystal. It is a recognized status symbol throughout the world.

Around the world, artisan's craft fine crystal works of art. Technology has caught up with this age old craft, and methods of creating crystal have been developed."

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