The Swarovski® 5005 Chessboard Bead in crystal AB is one of the best beads in Swarovski® collection that will surely take you back to the disco days. The 16mm bead features perfect round shape with multi-square facets that cover the bead and allow it to sparkle brilliantly. The chessboard bead has a beautiful structure due to its consistent faceting pattern around the bead. This 16mm bead displays transparent crystal with an iridescent finish that gives the rainbow effect. It has a smooth hole drilled through the center and this bead can be applied to jewelry designs, home decor, embellishments, crafts, and more. Try making beautiful jewelry designs with this Swarovski® chessboard bead that have an incredible flash and a brilliant play of colors.