Swarovski crystal makes for an exceptional gift. Naturally brilliant, the fashionable silver-tone necklaces, bracelets, and earrings have proven most successful. Swarovski crystal is a household name. It's the gold-standard of elegance, and timeless beauty. Founded in 1895 in Austria, Swarovski designs, creates, and markets high-quality crystal product collections such as jewelry, accessories, decorative items for the home, ornaments, and figurines.