The Kid Should See This

How the Baccarat crystal studio makes a blown crystal chandelier

Made from melted silica sand, potash, lead (over 24%), and other ingredients, crystal is heavier and more sparkly than glass, making it a perfect material for this light refracting decorative ceiling lamp: The chandelier. Watch how the Baccarat crystal studio makes a blown crystal chandelier in this episode of How It’s Made.

blown crystal chandelier from Baccarat crystal studio
Watch these next: The Chandelier Tree – Silver Lake’s twinkling neighborhood gem, more glass, and more glass blowing videos.

via Colossal.

This feature is being tested. Saves will disappear if you clear cookies. Find saved videos here.

🌈 Related videos

How pinball machines are made from start to finish at Stern Pinball

Rion Nakaya

Matchsticks – How It’s Made

Rion Nakaya

How to make a Moser Lamp: 60 watts of free, natural light

Rion Nakaya

The making of a Steinway Grand Piano from start to finish

Rion Nakaya

Glas, Bert Haanstra‘s Oscar winning documentary short film (1959)

Rion Nakaya

Cymbals – How It’s Made

Rion Nakaya

Honey – How It’s Made

Rion Nakaya

California Ripe Olives: From Orchard to Store Shelf

Rion Nakaya

Shylights: Blooming silk light sculptures at the Rijksmuseum

Rion Nakaya

 
Browse the TKSST Video Collections

Get 7 smart videos delivered every week.

 

Subscribe