Channel your inner Baroque and create a display worthy of any 17th century still life painter with our hand-blown fruits and sweet decorations.
Size of bauble: 12 x 10 cm
Please note: due to the nature of hand blown glass, sizes and shapes will vary slightly.
Arrives in a box with with ribbon, ready to hang.
'A FOSSILISED BREATH'...
We once heard a museum curator describe a hand blown piece of glass from 450 AD as a ‘fossilised breath’. That romantic description has never left us, and neither has our love for glass made in this way.
Our new collection of exquisite baubles are created by a group of artisans in Egypt, using this same ancient method. They are fine (rather than heavy) so hang beautifully on the tree. The hanging loop at the top is made when the glass is blown, making them all one extraordinary piece. You'll struggle to want to take these down after Twelfth Night!
Inspired by the Elizabethan obsession with the heavens, each one of these decorations has a celestial reference, from comets to globes and starlight...