Video: There's a problem when you make things too precious, people are going to be afraid to use it. Take this Remy Martin Louis XIII cognac bottle, it's made by Baccarat Crystal and passes through the hands of 20 people before it's finished. Sure, it's fun to see black crystal transformed into a decanter for liquor worth thousands of dollars, but it's also utterly ridiculous.
The Making Of This Black Crystal Bottle Is Ridiculously Precious
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