Cabochons are gemstones that are domed on one side and flat on the other. They come in various shapes including oval, coin/round and drop. They can be secured with glue, seed beads, wire or by soldering. Cabochons are used in many types of jewellery including earrings, rings, bracelets and pendants. Use our size guide to choose a size based on the type of jewellery that you are making.