Sometimes its the little things in life that make all the difference. Appreciating the sound of an old friend's voice on the phone, cooking a great meal using a new recipe or losing yourself in a good book; home comforts are many and varied. Enjoying a glass of a cool drink is definitely one to add to that list.
Here at Dotmaison we know how every single experience can be heightened through excellent design. This is certainly true of glassware. Some of the best design houses in the world spend time and imagination coming up with beautiful shapes and forms for memorable ways to enjoy your favourite drinks.
Take the above (and cover image) Villeroy and Boch Colourful Life Tumbler, Set of 4. These large bowl shaped glasses are ideal for creating a soothing atmosphere and distinct impression. Holding a hint of four different colours, the glasses bring a charming look to enjoying your favourite drinks. Ideal for wines, cocktails and juices, the art of glasses is sure to add an diverting and attractive look to a dining room. Capable of holding up to 450ml, the tumblers are great for the summer months when longer drinks might well be served on the home menu.
All sorts of refreshing drinks could be applied to the sophisticated set of Ripple Long Drink Glasses from Ferm Living. Beautifully curved and featuring a captivating ripple effect pattern, the mouth-blown glasses provide a great look for a relaxing dining experience. The clear glasses can contain up to 300ml, and are sure to bring a dynamic and interesting effect to after dinner drinks.
The glasses can also be combined with Ferm Living's Fein Brass Spoons. These can be utilised to mix and measure as you wish. Another smooth possibility for after dinner drinks at home.
A lovely way to say cheers is offered with the LSA Canopy Beer Glass. Excellent for holding the amber liquid, this set of four 520ml glasses are made up from a classic design showcasing a pleasing straight up tall glass style. Made from recycled materials as part of the Eden Project Canopy range, the glasses are great for chilling out in a cool and eco-conscious manner.
The prize winning design of the glasses clearly make for a comforting experience at any time, but really come into their own during the warmer parts of the year. Another lovely way to enjoy a drink made possible by excellent design values!