In 1964 Oiva Toikka’s aim was to design a pattern that would conceal the joint marks in pressed glass. The result was Kastehelmi, Finnish for dewdrop, that features delicate glass droplets arranged in a series of rings.
Flickering candlelight will be even more enchanting behind the matte frosted glass of this votive. In modern literature, Ultima Thule is used to reference the furthest possible place in the world. Tapio Wirkkala’s 1968 Ultima Thule glassware similarly
iittala Taika Blue Mug Enjoy a cup of coffee, tea or hot chocolate in the iittala Taika Blue Mug. Meaning "Magic" in Finnish, the Taika pattern by Klaus Haapaniemi features fanciful foxes and ornate owls inhabiting a mysteri.