Lalique is a multi-platform design house, delving into such areas as perfume, glass and jewelry design. It began with artisan and jeweler, Rene Lalique, born in the French village of Ay in 1860. At the age of 12, Lalique began a gold apprenticeship, The Lalique name within the perfume world did not die, however, as the business has been passed to each generation. His granddaughter, Marie-Claude, another glassmaker, created a perfume line in 1992, and she offers the same beautiful vessels. A few perfumes in the Lalique name include Azalee, Amethyst and Commedia.