ARTEL's Balloons Tumbler, Champagne Flute and Single Old-Fashioned in Clear Crystal

ARTEL's Balloons Tumbler, Champagne Flute and Single Old-Fashioned in Clear Crystal

BALLOONS

Introduced in 1998

Balloons is the motif that started it all: in 1997, ARTĚL founder Karen Feldman was flipping through a coffee table book filled with images of fine Bohemian crystal from the early 20th century—the golden age of Czech glassmaking—when her eye was caught by a vase engraved with balloons, and she was inspired to create glass designs of her own. Initially intending only to do reproductions of vintage designs, Feldman soon decided it would be more satisfying to create her own, and thus the Balloons motif—an elegant blend of classic and modern styles—was born.

From this humble starting point, Feldman launched the ARTĚL brand in 1998 to fulfill her vision of creating fresh, modern interpretations of traditional Bohemian crystal. And the rest, as they say, is history....

 

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