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Christmas Delivery Dates
(0) Christmas Delivery Dates

As you are aware, Christmas is fast approaching and in order for us to make sure all our outgoing orders arrive in time for Christmas, we have to specify shut-off ordering dates.

If you would like to recieve an order from us in time for Christmas, Please make sure you place your order with us befor...

Caring For Crystal
Caring For Crystal

To retain the sparkle, gently wash in warm water with a light detergent. Rinse also in warm water, dry and polish. Please be careful as most breakages occur during cleaning. Sudden temperature changes will crack your crystal. Never use a dishwasher, as this will dull the glass. Use a baby bottle bru...

Engraving
Engraving

All of our products are available with any type of engraving you desire. Go ahead and challenge us :)

For example, we can have the artist sign his name on the piece for you if you desire.

We can also engrave a small date or your own name/initials on any of our pieces.

All of the above is free of ...

Deep Cutting
Deep Cutting

Long ago, before mass production techniques were implemented, all glass cutters used very high angled edge wheels (90°). Because these wheels penetrated very deep and more glass was displaced in the process, it was very slow and time consuming to create an item. Waterford born Gerry Daly, whilst wor...

Waterford To Kinsale
Waterford To Kinsale

The year is 1988. Gerry has been with Waterford crystal since 1975.

Things started to change at Waterford Crystal, management informs workers that due to cheaper competition world-wide, it would have to reduce costs. A halving of 3,000 workforce was sought.

After much deliberation, Gerry decides t...

The History Of Glass Making
The History Of Glass Making

No one knows exactly when or where glass was first made. Glass appears to have been produced as far back as the second millennium BC by the Egyptians & perhaps the Phoenicians. Yet evidently it originated in Mesopotamia, where pieces of well made glass have been found, believed to date from the thir...

Wooden Bases
Wooden Bases

All of our products are available with wooden bases (handmade mahogany).
Please Contact us by email or telephone if you would like a base included with your order.
(prices vary depending on text/logo/size etc)

history of glass

We can also provide engraving on a silver or gold plate attached to your wooden base
Ideal...

Blanks
Blanks

All of our blanks are mouth-blown by Sculptured Crystal Limited. Located in the city of Waterford, Sculptured Crystal Ltd. was founded by ex-Waterford Crystal blowing foreman and consultant Joe Williams. The methods used by Joe haven't differed from the old 19th Century ways.

blanks

1. First Gerry expre...

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