Let the calming light blue hue of this Kartio Vase complement the bright shades of your lush floral bouquets. Designed to coincide with the iittala Kartio glassware collection, this vase will make a great matching centerpiece at any dinner party or family gathering. Made from mouth blown glass and measuring 11” H x 5 ¾” D, this vase’s light blue color will not fade with use.
First founded as a glassworks company in 1881, iittala is now a leading company in modern Finnish design producing a range of dinnerware, glassware and art pieces. You’d be hard-pressed to find a Finn or fan of Finnish design that doesn’t recognize the iittala logo, designed by Timo Sarpane... More iittala
Born in Finland in the early 1900’s, designer Kaj Franck preferred deconstructed design and valued usability as it directly related to beauty. In removing excessive elements, his simplistic designs are comfortable and easily palatable for home use. Franck’s hauntingly beautiful Kartio Glass... More Kaj Franck
A bit on the thin side as far as the glass thickness, must be handled with great care!
By Lance K.
An Elegant Classic....
January 15, 2014
The Kartio Vase designed by Kay Franck is a simple, timeless, elegant design. The quality is excellent being it was made by the iconic Finnish glassmaker, Iittala.... Love the blue color....Finnstyle packed it very well for safe transport. You cannot go wrong with great design and quality.....What more need be said?
Beautiful lines and color
Design classic by famous listed international designer
Glass is a little of the "thin side" which contributes to the minimalist design. If dropped..