Cool Tools to Make Designing with Hot Fix Rhinestones Fast and Easy and Fun, Fun, Fun.

I know, I know – rhinestones aren’t exactly beads – but by now, you’ve probably figured out that the bling is the thing, and so long as it sparkles – it’s fair game. First – let’s clarify some terminology. Rhinestones can fall into two categories – those with a pointed back, and those with a flat back. Pointed back stones need to go into some sort of setting or mount, whereas flat backs can be glued to any reasonably flattish surface that you can get a glue to stick to. Swarovski makes a plain, flat back rhinestone, but, because a …