The best way to tell the quality and type of crystal chandelier is to turn the fixture slowly while the lights are turned off. The more sparkle you see this way indicates a higher quality crystal. There are three types of crystal; Legacy, Heritage and Swarovski.
This year marked 120 years of business for the crystal company Swarovski. The multi-billion dollar enterprise was founded to give everyday people the look of movie stars with its cut glass. Many of its products were also featured in Hollywood blockbusters. Major Garrett visited the family-owned company's headquarters in Austria.