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The Finnish name for 'dewdrop' refers to the circles of bubbles in the pressed glass. Inspired by Finnish nature, the 'dewdrop' glisten like a string of pearls on grass in the morning sun. Oiva Toikka's love for experimentation led to the creation of an entirely new droplet design for Kastehelmi. The resulting surface structure brings out the l...
Materials and shapes are dramatically contrasted in this popular series of vases designed for MoMA by American designer Peter Hewitt. A metal band, curved to hold water and support flowers, is suspended securely within parallel walls of plated glass. This sinuous contrast of metal and glass gives resonance to everyday materials, and the stunning...
Artisans mouth blow glass for these stunning vases in three sections to create a multicolored effect, a technique originally developed by Italians on the island of Murano. Display these gorgeous vases empty, or fill them with sprigs of florals and greenery.
Medium: 6.3" Dia x 3.7" H
Large: 7.5" Dia x 13.2" H