Called Kastehelmi (Dewdrop), this collection was design by Oiva Toikka in 1964 and remains a Finnish favorite for its simple elegance. Toikka originally used the bubbled detailing as a method to mask seams in glass, but discovered the design's beauty as an intentional pattern. The texture feels as fantastic as it looks, and the vivid ultramarine blue color elevates its sophistication. This small iittala Kastehelmi ultramarine blue plate is dishwasher safe with care and perfect for small salads, sides, snacks, or appetizers.
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
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