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How time flies …

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Significant birthday for a bead worker from Vysoké nad Jizerou Seed beads have been a significant part of this region in the foothills of the Jizera Mountains since time immemorial. Mrs Milada Bažantová, who has been loyal to Vysoké nad Jizerou all her life, is celebrating her ninetieth birthday today and colleagues from Preciosa Ornela went to wish her well. After all, this vivacious lady has dedicated a quarter of a century to stringing seed beads.

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The finale of the Master of Crystal competition

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PRECIOSA enables young designers to realise their dreams What could be more interesting for young Czech artists than an opportunity to realise their design dreams within the realistic environment of a production company? What could be more attractive for a Czech company than the option of cooperating with young people with an original view of the world? It was precisely for these reasons that the Czech glass company PRECIOSA established the Master of Crystal competition eight years ago.

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Škoda Superb BLACK CRYSTAL

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Škoda Superb BLACK CRYSTAL with Preciosa StarDust The prestigious exhibition of design and fashion represents a unique collaboration between two Czech giants. The PRECIOSA glassworks are significantly involved with the studio installation of a ŠKODA Superb Black from ŠKODA AUTO, which will have its world premier presented at the 17th annual Designblok. The extraordinary elements of the Superb Black Crystal concept car are the “crystal” rims decorated with StarDust technology, which was developed and applied by PRECIOSA. On the basis of the recommendations from the head designer of ŠKODA AUTO, Jozef Kabaň, Czech glassmakers inserted the innovative Star Dust from PRECIOSA stone after stone into the rims of the Superb. The Black Crystal concept is additionally adorned with shining crystal ŠKODA logos on the hood, the rear, and on the wheel of the automobile maker’s flagship car.

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