Abeadstore.com offers a variety of crystal bead chatons - a dazzling addiition to any piece. So what is a chaton? Accent designs with the brightest of sparkle using our chatons. These incredible components are made from Austrian crystal feature multi-faceted fronts, much like the Swarovski flatbacks. The smooth back of this shape, however, meets at a central point, giving this piece a shape similar to a traditional diamond cut with a crown and cutlet. The pointed end makes this component perfect for use with epoxy clay to create unique focal pieces for jewelry designs. Find the perfect chatons for your jewelry-making needs right here!