Crystal Mesh & Metal Trimmings
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* Crystal Mesh (picture 1,2) consists of a raw mesh carrier in which Swarovski crystals are integrated. Crystal Mesh is available in sheets or in rows either as Hotfix version, which can be applied by heat, or as No Hotfix Version which can be glued, hand- or machine sewn. Mainly used for accessories such as shoes, bags, belts, textile, jewellery and electronics.
Swarovski offers 5 different varieties of Crystal Mesh: Mesh Standard, Mesh Metallisée, Pearl Mesh, Aerial Mesh and Mesh XL
Specifications: Large variety of crystal colours, Individual motifs possible (max. 9 colours), 3 colours of plating available, For mesh metallisée 5 colours, Different stone colour shades, nickel-free
* Metal Trimmings (picture 3,4)material consist of Xilion Flat Backs or Chatons set in a metal cup. The metal cups integrating the crystals are fixed in a cotton-net. A large variety of colours are available for both the crystals, platings as for the cotton net.
Various usage possibilities (e.g. interior, textile, accessories and jewellery).
Two types of application: sewing, mechanical application.