The Beautiful Process of Making a Crystal Chandelier - BlazePress

The Beautiful Process of Making a Crystal Chandelier

So oddly satisfying.
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Bending and shaping molten crystal to eventually form a chandelier is a beautifully complex process that's a delight to watch. The crystal itself is a mixture of silica sand, lead, potash and other ingredients that when heated up to be manipulated into shaped glows with an amazing deep orange. Checkout the video below to see how a 24-arm chandelier is made from start to finish.

h/t Sploid