Settings for gluing flat back stones


Flat back settings
Flat back settings: Adhesive settings for gemstones

You can generally fix your rhinestones safely and firmly to any surface of your choice with flat back settings. Only gemstones with a flat bottom fit for this type of setting. You can glue them to the setting’s flat base using an adhesive applied to the back of the stone. Furthermore, the sockets have no, one or two rings.

In addition to the eyelets, the rim of the settings varies from setting to setting. There are three different styles in total. Flat bottom settings with mill handle have always undulatory or grooved edges. Baroque settings have typically creative decorations on the setting’s rim. The plainest variant is the flat bottom setting with a smooth rim.

Ideal for Swarovski flat back stones and cabochons

In addition to the high quality, we attach great importance to an ideal and secure fit of our flat bottom settings. We base our adhesive settings on the stone dimensions and variants of the gemstone manufacturer Swarovski. Flat back stones and cabochon stones suite for this type of setting. If you are not sure about the selected stone or desired setting, we will be happy to support you personally. After all, it is particularly important that the rhinestone holds securely and firmly in the matching flat bottom setting.

Our setting - your piece of jewelry

Our flat back settings are reliable components of your final piece of jewelry. Designers typically process the settings as decorative elements using hard or soft soldering. Flat back settings with a central hole especially suit for riveting onto leather. With an additional cotter pin you can also incorporate the flat back settings into textiles. We offer the high-quality basis for your fashion jewelry. Whether precious rings, playful necklace pendants, timeless brooches or fashionable bracelets, with the right choice of flat back settings in combination with your ideas, you will ultimately create a custom, high-quality piece of jewelry.



All Josef Bergs products have been manufactured in the German factory in Kaufbeuren for over 50 years. We have always attached great importance to consistently high quality and production standards in order to be able to offer our customers an optimum product.

Custom productions


Your creativity, our know-how. Based on decades of experience, together with our local partners, we realize the flat back settings for gluing that are suitable for you. We would be glad to advise you in a personal conversation at our premises, by phone or e-mail.


DIN EN 10204

Certified according to DIN EN 10204, the raw material consists mainly of copper (approx. 85%).
In order to consistently guarantee high quality, the material is also certified according to Oeko-Tex Standard 100 and the Clear Policy Declaration (CPD) of Swarovski.