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Iittala Essence

Red wine glass 45cl 2pcs

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Internationally renowned product designer Alfredo Häberli created the Essence collection to maximize versatility, simplicity and functionality in drinkware. Essence glasses share identical bases and stems while each bowl is uniquely crafted to optimize appreciation of the beverage. The result is modern, minimal Finnish glassware with edgy character which is amongst the most highly acclaimed drinkware in the world. The Essence 2 pc red wine glass set features a rare thin lip and a tall, delicate stem making it sensually pleasing to hold and handle. The generous bowl stimulates the wine’s colour and aroma. Perfectly balanced design. An elegant gift idea for weddings, birthdays, anniversaries or housewarmings.

Product Article Number
1008568
EAN
6411929504588
Width
6.9 cm
Height
23 cm
Weight
0.1835 kg
Volume
45 cl
  • Material: Glass
  • Dishwasher safe
  • Made in Germany
Essence

In 2001, Alfredo Häberli designed Essence with the radically simple idea to create a series that had as few glasses as possible while still being able to serve a full range of fine wines. Believing that simple forms enhance the enjoyment of wine, Essence glassware is modern and minimal with a thin lip for sipping which is rare in lead-free glass. The stems and bases are identical which express a remarkable sense of balance when the glassware is placed side by side. Sensually pleasing to grasp and handle, Essence makes fine wines even more enjoyable. Essence is among the most highly acclaimed glassware in the world, and won the iF Award and Les Découvertes Award.

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Free standard delivery to all purchases for Myiittala members.

Standard delivery cost is £9.00. Delivery time varies according to destination; estimated delivery time is 5-12 business days. Express delivery takes 2-8 business days.

Iittala webstore customers have the right to return the unused products free of charge within 14 days of delivery.

Free standard delivery to all purchases for Myiittala members.

Standard delivery cost is £9.00. Delivery time varies according to destination; estimated delivery time is 5-8 business days. Express delivery takes 2-3 business days.

Iittala webstore customers have the right to return the unused products free of charge within 14 days of delivery.


Iittala's designer Alfredo Haberli

Alfredo Häberli

Alfredo Häberli (b.1964) is an internationally renowned Swiss Argentinian product designer, based in Zurich, Switzerland. Häberli manages to unite tradition and innovation along with joy and energy in his designs. Much of his work is strongly influenced by his early childhood in Argentina as well as his curiosity and exploration of everyday life. The results are works with a strong expression and emotionality. His work and designs have been shown in numerous exhibitions throughout Europe and he has received many awards during his extensive career. In 2014, Häberli received the prestigious Swiss Grand Prix of Design from the Swiss Federal Office of Culture.

Häberli has designed a range of home products for Iittala with his Essence Collection, Origo Collection and Senta Collection.

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