About Us

Crystal Direct was established in 2006 and drawing upon more than 600 years’ history of Czech and Slovak glassmaking, Crystal Direct has grown from a small company to one of the biggest suppliers of hand and machine blown crystal glass products in South Africa. Today the company employs more than 35 dedicated staff serving the local and overseas market.

Crystal Direct exports a large portion of its range through Crystalite Bohemia Svetla in the Czech Republic. This company supplies not only Southern and Central Africa, but also the USA, Canada, Italy, France, Spain, Great Britain and various countries in the Middle East.

With main office and a showroom in Strand and branch office and a showroom in Pretoria, Crystal Direct supplies a wide range of stemware to the wine and hospitality industry of the Western Cape. Our showroom boasts a selection of art and decorative glass pieces, and is well worth a visit.

House of Crystal

Crystal Direct Retail Partner

Crystal Direct’s retail department is known as HOUSE OF CRYSTAL. There are 4 showrooms across South Africa where you can view the wide variety of items available from Crystal Direct. They are located in Stellenbosch, Strand, Paarl and Centurion. Please refer to the Contacts page for locaion and contact details of each showroom. These showrooms sell our crystal products directly to the public.


Crane Crystal

Crystal Direct Luxury Designer Crystal

CRANE CRYSTAL is a range of exclusively designed and handcrafted luxury stemware dedicated to South Africa’s national bird, the elegant and unique Blue Crane. Crystal Direct is the sole distributor of this high quality crystal range.  If you are looking for something special and different, enquire about these exquisite items.


Glass Direct

Crystal Direct Generic Glass

Crystal Direct’s sister company GLASS DIRECT supplies a variety of generic glassware to our customers. Glass Direct stocks entry level generic glass items, as well upmarket and stylish glassware.