Aino Aalto, wife of esteemed architect and glass designer Alvar Aalto, won the 1932 iittala-Karhula design competition in Finland and the gold prize at the Milan Triennale in 1936 for her functionalist glassware collection. Aino Aalto's namesake design is iittala’s oldest product and stands for the epitome of mindmade design.... (Read more)
Tumbler Measures: 4-1/4" tall x 3-1/4" in diameter at rim (11 x 8 cm)
Pitcher Measures: 6-3/4" tall (17 cm)
Tumbler Holds: 11-3/4 oz (33 cl)
Pitcher Holds: 41 oz (1.2 l)
This set is available in clear only
Aino Aalto’s glassware and dinnerware are the first glass products intentionally designed with everyday use in mind, yet adaptable for modern production methods. Developed in the true spirit of functionalism, Aino Aalto’s glassware is so simple and timeless in form it is no surprise it still graces tables around the world 70 years later.
This charming set includes the Aino Aalto pitcher and four of the large Aino Aalto clear tumblers.
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Surround yourself with beautiful iittala objects. iittala's timeless products are designed to bring functional beauty to everyday life through enduring design, combinability, and incredible quality. This function and timeless design is illustrated by the ability to combine iittala glassware... ( More iittala )
A practical woman who was always challenging the boundaries of traditional design, Aino Aalto had visionary ideas that graced her with several awards and design notoriety during her lifetime. In 1932, Aino entered and won a glassware competition in Finland to beat even her husband, Alvar Aa... ( More Aino Aalto )
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