Three brands show how combining unique materials and sparkling crystals creates stunning jewelry and accessories
When it comes to jewelry and accessories – those finishing touches that can make or break an outfit – there are a myriad ways to elevate a design using Swarovski crystals. Whether it’s to add subtle sparkle to a bag, or to create an unforgettable centerpiece on a necklace, bracelet, or pair of earrings, three brands show how it can be done in a sophisticated way.
Based in Budapest, Cango Rinaldi specializes in jewelry that features classic shapes and unique material combinations. A fine example: the metal, leather and Swarovski crystals on these bangles, which are simple, timeless and will become an extension of the wearer’s self-expression. These pieces feature a mixture of 10mm Classic Square and Chessboard Flat Backs in Gold Patina, as well as Crystal Rock in Metallic Light Gold for an elegant look.
Similarly, for this floral-inspired bracelet, Spanish brand Maximo Betro uses Swarovski crystals alongside rhodium-plated bronze to create linking flowers that are ornate and stunning. The design features 56 Crystal Rivets, as well as 14 7mm Trillante Fancy Stones in a variety of bold hues.
Finally, Berns, another Hungarian brand, brings brilliance to premium accessories such as these 3-in-1 clutch bags, which incorporate Flat Back crystals along their sleek clasp. Whether you wear one to amp up a daytime look or to store your essentials for an evening event, it promises to bring just a touch of sparkle to your ensemble.