Learning the most effective way to work with Swarovski rhinestones when making a project is typically a matter of trial and error for someone who has never done it swaroswki before. But with these helpful tips, you can avoid some common problems that come up with any project while speeding up the whole process. Read on to learn how to create beautiful works of art using Swarovski rhinestones.
First, make sure you have a large, flat and clean surface to work on. The last thing you want is to not have enough room or be on an angle and have your precious rhinestones fall off and you have to spend time trying to locate and recover them before the kiddo or dog does.
If you are using standard flatback rhinestones (non hotfix), then you will want to lay a disposable, protective covering over your work area to prevent rhinestone glue from getting everywhere.
Second, you will want to have a tool to handle your rhinestones. Some people use tweezers, but we recommend that you utilize one of the tools designed for working with rhinestones, like the rhinestone perfect positioner and magical tray. For those working with hotfix rhinestones, you will need a rhinestone hot applicator wand/tool.
The perfect positioner is basically a stick with wax on the end of it that