Baccarat manufactory from outside

At the Baccarat manufactory, crystal blowers, cutters, engravers and gilders have been honing their talent to attain sheer perfection.

craftsman blowing a crystal piece at the Baccarat manufactory in France

It takes 15 years to master the techniques, tap the infinite possibilities for sculpting crystal. Baccarat boasts the highest number of award-winning Best Craftsmen in France, more than any other French luxury House.

Excellence : crasftsman's hand shaping crystal

The movements and gestures are ancestral, but Baccarat ingenious craftsmanship has always stood at the leading edge of innovation.

Passion : craftsman applying golden decorative shapes and a gilded rim

Unique and timeless know-how which, from freehand cutting to brush applied raised relief gilding, translates tradition into creation.

Craftsmanship : crasftsman shaping an Harcourt glass

Cut of the Harcourt 1841 glass: a stunning shape from the flat cut pattern of the bowl to the beveled geometry of the stem down to the hexagonal foot.

Modernity : chandeliers and table in the Marcel Wanders collection

Collection Roi Soleil and New Antique: in an ode to the know-how of the manufactory’s artisans, Baccarat set out to celebrate the timeless quality of the Zénith chandelier, a Baccarat icon.