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Handblown Stemless Wine Glass
Handblown Stemless Wine Glass
Handblown Stemless Wine Glass
Handblown Stemless Wine Glass
Handblown Stemless Wine Glass
Handblown Stemless Wine Glass
Handblown Stemless Wine Glass
Handblown Stemless Wine Glass
Handblown Stemless Wine Glass

Handblown Stemless Wine Glass

Color-burst stemless wine glasses hand-blown in Tonalá, Mexico.

Materials: hand-blown glass

Because this is a handmade item, size and weight may vary.

Care Instructions: Not designed for hot liquids. Use for only room temperature or chilled liquids. Hand wash only.

Note: Sold individually

*Due to the artisanal nature of this product, color and size may vary.

THE STORY BEHIND THE PRODUCT

Artisan Organization: Cristaluc

Country: Mexico

Few artforms will put you in as much awe at earth’s materials and their chemical processes as hand blown glass. What was once a hot and incoherent blob is now a cool and smooth new drinking vessel.

It takes a talented artisan indeed to form molten glass into elegant, coherent shapes. Many such artisans live in the city of Tonalá in the Mexican state of Jalisco, a handicraft hub, especially of pottery and glass.

Dedicated to preserving this artform, Cristaluc was established in 2001 and today employs 40 local artisans. The company provides its artisans a steady income and a supportive and inspiring space to practice their art. The process of making your new glass involved 8 to 14 glassmakers working as team.

Despite its hot and blob-like beginnings, we hope this vessel brings you (or your flowers) some cool, clarifying moments.

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