The Elegance collection is all about the appreciation of fine wines, champagne and spirits, view the original Elegance collection here. The pure crystalline surrounds the drink, but doesn't overwhelm it. Perfect shapes, a thin easy-to-hold stem, just the right weight and balance, enhance your senses. Wine culture, has always been part of the Waterford story. Waterford, the oldest city in Ireland was a bustling European port since the 18th Century. Once a hub of wine commerce, it makes sense that the best glasses for the appreciation of wine originate in Waterford.