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Swarovski-Beyond Competition

16 Nov


Modern day competitors to Swarovski include various Chinese crystal rhinestone manufacturer since the 1980s. Every week I get letters from competitive Chinese crystal and synthetic gem manufacturers, all in competition with Swarovski. They all have a lot of catching up to do. As consumers this may actually benefit us all, as each company strives for […]

Swarovski-Beyond Crystal

28 Aug

Swarvoski Crystals

Swarovski – the world renowned manufacturer of beautifully shaped, colored and ornate crystal products – grew out of a family business. Originally established in the early 19th century, this company has now spanned 3 centuries. The principal founder of this company Daniel Swarovski apprenticed within his father’s own Bohemian glass foundry. Bohemia at that time […]