A fine example of truly timeless design, the iittala Kastehelmi Dewdrop Desert Footed Bowl needs to be seen and felt in person to really be appreciated. Named Kastehelmi (Dewdrop) after the bubbled detailing on the pressed glass, this collection was originally produced from 1964-1988 and brought back to celebrate Oiva Toikka's 50 year mark as a designer. This piece is perfect for a pretty presentation of candy, fruit or nuts, as well as serving sorbets, puddings and trifles. It is so well designed that even when left empty, you can leave it out to display as a centerpiece. Whatever you use this footed bowl for, it is an object that you will want to pass down in your family for generations to come.
You’d be hard-pressed to find a Finn or fan of Finnish design that doesn’t recognize the iittala logo, designed by Timo Sarpaneva in 1956 and inspired by his “i-line” range. The logo serves as a symbol of quality craftsmanship, timeless design, and thoughtful functionality. Many collectors ... More iittala
One, if not the most recognizable names in Finnish glass design, Oiva Toikka’s boundless imagination has taken glass art to new heights. Best known for his Birds collection for iittala, he brings mouth-blown glass creations to life. Each one is hand-crafted so every piece is an original and... More Oiva Toikka