Precision in Rhinestone Crafting: Tweezers and Placement Tools
Layla Berjawi

Precision in Rhinestone Crafting: Tweezers and Placement Tools

Introduction Like with most creative projects, rhinestone crafting is all about the detail. Neat and precise crystal placement is the key to a succ...
How to bling your own ombre rhinestone water bottle
Craft & DIYLayla Berjawi

How to bling your own ombre rhinestone water bottle

Reusable water bottles have surged in popularity due to a growing awareness of environmental issues; they offer an eco-friendly alternative to sing...
Rhinestones in Performance Costumes: History and Significance
Performance CostumeLayla Berjawi

Rhinestones in Performance Costumes: History and Significance

Welcome to Crystal Parade, your premier destination for sparking creativity in the world of dance, theatre, and fashion! As a leading rhinestone su...
The Sparkling Diamond
Performance CostumeLayla Berjawi

The Sparkling Diamond

By Belle de Beauvoir ‘The curtains open, the stage is pitch black, but in the darkness there’s a glisten, a glimmer of something to come.  A dim li...
Our favourite heart inspired Valentine’s rhinestone nail art by Scarlett Senter
Nail Art & BeautyLayla Berjawi

Our favourite heart inspired Valentine’s rhinestone nail art by Scarlett Senter

Love is upon us once more with the upcoming Valentine’s Day, and we’re taking a look at our favourite new and timeless Scarlett Senter nail designs...
Crystal Parade sustainability
News & InformationLayla Berjawi

Crystal Parade sustainability

At Crystal Parade, our commitment to creativity goes hand in hand with our dedication to environmental responsibility. As a business, we take consc...
How to use bicone beads in your crochet projects
Craft & DIYLayla Berjawi

How to use bicone beads in your crochet projects

Any crochet enthusiast will know just how much effort, time and care goes into crochet work, and at the end of this you want to show off your maste...
What is the difference between Swarovski crystal beads and glass beads?
Swarovski Preciosa & ZodiacLayla Berjawi

What is the difference between Swarovski crystal beads and glass beads?

For any crafter, jewellery maker, interior designer or haberdashery out there, you know the importance of working with the best quality materials, ...
Why it is important to have a costume that sparkles on the ice
Performance CostumeLayla Berjawi

Why it is important to have a costume that sparkles on the ice

By Billie Savage-James Working closely with my coach on my competition routine, the first thing we decide on is the music. Beyoncé, crazy in love, ...
What is the difference between natural pearls and Swarovski pearls?
Swarovski Preciosa & ZodiacLayla Berjawi

What is the difference between natural pearls and Swarovski pearls?

We’re all familiar with what a pearl looks like, but how do you know if it’s a natural oyster pearl, or a manmade imitation such as a Swarovski pea...
Can you apply rhinestones to glass?
Rhinestone ApplicationLayla Berjawi

Can you apply rhinestones to glass?

We’re often asked about which surfaces you can and can’t attach rhinestones to, and one of the most common queries is about whether you can apply r...
What is the difference between Preciosa Viva12 and Maxima Rhinestones?
Swarovski Preciosa & ZodiacLayla Berjawi

What is the difference between Preciosa Viva12 and Maxima Rhinestones?

 We are asked this question so many times, ‘what is the difference between the Viva12 cut and Maxima cut in Preciosa rhinestones?’ Well first, let’...