Crystallized Camp and Sparkling Snacks by Jonathan Stein

Artist Jonathan Stein’s Swarovski crystal encrusted sculptures of fast food and nostalgic treats may just appear as though he’s bedazzled the typical lunch of an American, but there’s a deeper significance to his campy, glitzy pieces. Read more

Goût de Diamants’ One Off Champagne Bottle With 19 Carat Diamond and The Limited Edition Salmanazar Bottle of Bubbly.

taste of Diamonds champagne IIHIH

Prodiguer Brands enlisted the help of luxury designer Alexander Amosu to help them create the world’s most expensive champagne bottle for their luxury bubbly, Goût de Diamants Champagne (Taste of Diamonds) which launched in 2006. Read more

From Pac Man To Porcelain, Five of The Most Spectacular and Unusual Christmas Trees From All Over The World.

Unusual Christmas Trees From All Over The World

Here’s a close look at some of the world’s most unusual public Christmas Trees – from Italian Glass to German Beer. Read more

Franck Muller’s "Sparkling Models" iPhone Jackets with Swarovski Crystals for $2,134 each.


above: two of the six Swarovski Crystal- embellished Frank Muller iPhone 4 cases costing $2,143 USD each

When Swiss watchmaker and jeweler Franck Muller created an exclusive case for the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4s as part of their 20th anniversary celebration in early 2011. Read more

Fashion Innovator Michael Schmidt. The Man (and his work) Behind Fergie’s LEGO Dress.

michael schmidt fashion designer

It’s time you met Michael Smith Fashion Designer. If you’ve been on the internet or have seen the news this week, chances are you caught a glimpse of The Black Eyed Peas’ Fergie and her fun LEGO dress worn during the 24th Annual Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards Nickelodeon held last Saturday. Read more

Karen Beauchamp’s New Wallpaper Collection For Swarovski Elements

Karen Beauchamp Swarovski Crystal Elements Wallpaper

I’ve written a few posts on the many items made with Swarovski crystals, including two previous wallpaper designs embellished with the Austrian crystals; Maya Romanoff and Joanna Basford’s designs (which you can see here). Read more

Prouna Jewels, Swarovski Clad Luxury Bone China Dinnerware That Is Dishwasher Safe.

prouna jewels swarovski crystal dinnerware

Yesterday on this blog, I shared with you many unusual items that incorporate Swarovski Austrian Crystals into their designs. Read more

From Vacuums to Vespas. Unlikely Things Crystallized With Swarovski.

vacuums to vespas swarovski crystallized

Swarovski has done a superb job of marketing themselves. Once a company known for small knick knacks of Austrian crystal that stood on Grandma’s mantel and flat backed crystals for the BeDazzler crowd, they’ve reinvented themselves over the past decade with Swarovski Crystallized. Read more