MILLE NUITS CANDLESTICK BACCARAT :
MILLE NUITS CANDLESTICK BACCARAT, However, the light-scattering properties of gorgeous Clear crystal radiate exquisitely when the glow interplays with the elaborate Mille Nuits form. The rippling silhouette suits both traditional and contemporary settings. The candleholder cup and the lower half of the candlestick are united by an elegant diamond-shaped center, which is the Mille Nuits signature. Remarkably stunning, the beveled detailing goes from top to base. Designed by Mathias for Baccarat, the name Mille Nuits is a reference to the 1001 Tales of The Arabian Nights. The collection also includes lighting (candelabras, chandeliers) and bar and tableware (champagne flutes and plates). Discover Mille Nuits Baccarat collection.
♦ BACCARAT :
Since 1764, Baccarat has embodied France’s illustrious art de vivre. The international acclaim, the royal patronage and the quantity and quality of the awards won at expositions throughout Paris and Europe have garnered a magnificent reputation for the French firm. Prized for its clarity, detail and beauty of form, Baccarat crystal is the perfect accompaniment to any dinner service.
Baccarat is famous for its wonderful crystal paperweights. Its superb crystal glass tableware, for 19th century colored lead crystal glass, for beautiful decanters and bottles. And for superb lead crystal sculpturesof animals and birds. The Bohemian/Venician technique of embedding millefiori canes was taken over by Baccarat in the 1840s and their lead crystal glass paperweights with millefiori designs surpass anything produced in that period from Bohemia or Venice. The technique of embedding cameo sulphides in paperweights, was raised to a fine art by Baccarat in the early 19th century, and continues to be used today. Baccarat company has a reputation as a caring employer of generations of glassworkers. The small town of Baccarat is almost exclusively dependent on this glassworks, and is a delightful place to visit.