Crystal Stones Collection
We are your trusted, reliable sourcing partner, offering unparalleled quality, selection and service for over 100 years.
John F. Allen
Our team at our Warwick, Rhode Island headquarters
Our team in New York City
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Founded in 1889, we are fourth-generation family-owned importer and wholesale distributor of imitation and genuine beads, stones and crystal components to the jewelry, fashion accessory and garment industries. Over the past 100 years, we have developed extensive industry knowledge and a strong network of global sources, which make us uniquely qualified to serve our customers.
What We Offer • Selection and Inventory: We carry over 40,000 different items in 38 product lines including hard-to-find vintage goods for one stop shopping and reliable, quick order-fulfillment. We maintain stock levels that anticipate your needs, while continually bringing in new items at competitive prices. • Unparalleled Customer Service: Each of our friendly, knowledgeable sales and customer service team members have decades of industry experience. They can help you solve your problems! Just ask. • PRECIOSA Platinum Distributor: We have the largest selection of Preciosa crystal products in the U.S.
Visit Us: We are headquartered in Warwick, Rhode Island with a 22,000 sq. ft. warehouse and showroom, plus a showroom in the heart of the garment district in New York City. Rhode Island: 100 Meadow St. Warwick RI 02886 Tel. (401) 921-4899
New York: 10 West 37th St., 6th FL New York NY 10018 Tel. (212) 279-1830
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Crystal Stones From Around The World We’re proud to be a Preciosa Crystal Platinum Distributor
Originating in the Bohemian region of the Czech Republic, the birthplace of the centuries-old crystal and glass making industries, Preciosa is a world-leading producer of machine cut crystal stones, beads and jewelry components. Preciosa’s crystal chatons, flat back, fancy and sew-on stones are recognized for their fiery brilliance, precision cuts, superior optical clarity and product consistency.
As a Preciosa Platinum Distributor, we carry the largest selection of Preciosa crystal products in the U.S. With such a wide selection in stock, we hope you can find what you’re looking for. If you don’t see a color, size or style in our catalog, just let us know. We are happy to contact the factory to see what’s possible for special orders.
When you need top quality crystal at an affordable price, Preciosa crystal components are a superb choice!
Looking for quality and style at even more affordable prices? We also offer crystals in other qualities that feature premium sparkle for less… In our long history in the industry, John F. Allen has established direct sourcing relationships with many factories around the globe, including AsFour Crystal in Egypt, as well as the top Chinese crystal factories.
How To Use This Catalog The items in this catalog represent just a portion of what we have available in stock in our 22,000 sq. ft. warehouse. Our inventory is too extensive to show everything here! Please visit our website to see a more complete selection of stone sizes, shapes and colors. Need to place a special order or just have a question? We’re here to help.
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(800) 334-9971 - RI (800) 223-7858 - NY M-F 8:00am-4:00pm EST
MAXIMA M.C. Chatons MAXIMA machine-cut chatons from Preciosa are produced in the Czech Republic using Hi-Pure Crystal™ technology, a unique manufacturing process developed to produce lead-free (less than 990ppm) crystal components with spectacular brilliance.
The Cut MAXIMA’s patented cut features 15 sparkling facets that re