3 inch Crystal Drops A (28) GOLD (2 per package)
** Most of this order came in slightly smaller than 28 but not as small as 'C' (26).
Size A is smaller around than size B (30), Size A (28) is the Original size.
Sold as a set - 2 crystals. Price shown is for 1 set of two Crystals.
A (28) = 28 Size 11 Delica beads across the top and bottom edges (bead sides touching each other with holes facing up/down)
Could wrap 'A' (28) crystal with ultra suede or other material to increase the size to accommodate using the patterns created for the Size C (30) Crystals.
Crystal Drop Size and shape Information:
Jewel Top approximate size: 14mm Jewel top style vary, some have a flat front or back and others and pointed in the center of the front and back, see
There are 3 sizes of Crystal Drops due to what we are told is a new mold.
A (28) = Original Size:
usually 28 size 11 Delica beads across the top and bottom edges with bead sides touching each other.
B (30) = New size:
usually 30 size 11 Delica beads across the top and bottom edges with bead sides touching each other.
C (26) = SMALL size:
usually 26 size 11 Delica beads across the top and bottom edges with bead sides touching each other.
= 20 to 24 size 11 Delica beads with holes facing each other, as when strung.
Each package contains 2 crystal drops, (no pattern included). Crystals measure 3 inches high without the jewel on top, 3-1/2 to 4 inches with the jewel. The quality is excellent ("fire polished"). These fine crystals have been fire polished the same way Bohemian crystals were many years ago.
Crystal Drop Graph Paper is available, model #21599
Crystal Cover Bead Patterns available at Sova-Enterprises.com
Please note the design sizes and the crystals that are currently available. Some Designs were not created to fit the NEW crystal size (some can be altered easily and others may not adapt easily).
Tension and bead colors may effect the fit of the size 11 Delica Bead panel to fit around the crystal.
Some DB (Delica Bead colors are a bit larger than other colors and some colors are smaller).
CHECK for FIT before snugging the bead work around the crystal.
Add Suede Ultra Suede or Fabric, when possible adjust Tension.
Some Crystals are not quite the exact size noted, a thin piece of fabric/tape/suede may be needed to allow the bead panel to fit around the crystal properly.
It is possible to replace the findings with the color of your choice; gold silver, etc. Remove the original findings and replacing them with whatever finding color you desire. Most common finding types are; Bow Tie, or head/eye pins, which are usually available at hobby/craft stores such as Hobby Lobby, Micheal's, and maybe at Wal-Mart. Bow Tie Findings
are available here at Sova-Enterprises.com
We recommend size 40mm for connecting the Jewel Top to the Crystal Drop and size 33mm for the Jewel Top Hanger.
In Stock: 24
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