More than 2 centuries ago, the foundation of the renown crystal brand Baccarat was started in a small village located 400 km away from Paris. Baccarat has always been well known among the royals and the upperclassmen across the world. As for Quách Thái Công – the interior designer, Baccarat is also his top of mind when he designs and decorates luxurious projects.
In 1765, the Saint Anne Glass-works, which was found by Bishop Metz, manufactured crystal products for daily-use. However, in 1815, an event happened in Voneche left a huge impact on the future of Saint Anne. The lord of Voneche at the moment – Aimé Gabriel d’Artigues, bought the crystal workshops in Baccarat after all the big crystal workshops in Voneche moved to Belgium. Since then, Saint Anne Glass-works which was changed to Voneche – Baccarat started to make fine crystal glassware. In contrast, Voneche – Baccarat was once again fallen into a new owner’s hand in 1822. After that, Baccarat was officially the name of the famous crystal company.
In 1827, Baccarat started to manufacture crystal chandeliers which not only drew the attention from the French royals but also from the world. Hence, Turkey’s royal ordered crystal chandeliers to decorate the Dolmabahce’s castle in 1843.
In 19th century, Baccarat started the mass production of crystal glassware in order to supply the demand from the royals across the world such as the set of handcraft crystal glasses for Saint Nicolas II of Russia, the crystal tableware for Prince Aga Khan, even the Japanese royals also chose Baccarat or the American president Franlin had his own set of Baccarat named Francois Villon. Nowadays, the chandeliers, champagne glasses or other crystal glassware of Baccarat still hold the image of luxury and fancy.
Baccarat fine crystal glassware is made by excellent craftsman who have many years of making glassware. The Baccarat glassware also has elegant design which makes the brand achieve the 300%-perfectionism-standard. This is the reasons why Baccarat plays an important role in a living space designed by Quách Thái Công. For customers who have fallen in love with the famous crystal brand and want to own Baccarat crystal glassware, you can come to THÁI CÔNG Showroom in Sài Gòn. Moreover, THÁI CÔNG Restaurant serves champagne and sake in the Baccarat crystal glasses, hence, customers can experience the feeling when drinking liquor in fine crystal glasses.