Editor’s Notes: Decorate your home with these chic hand-blown glass candle holders from La Soufflerie, or gift to a host/hostess by adding a pair of slow-burning Dinner Candles to your set. Beautiful works of art, these candle stick holders can also be used as single stem vases.
Product Information: Individually hand-blown, the raised ‘bellybutton’ mark underneath each item is a signature left by the glassblower’s cane. Beautifully presented with signature purple ribbons and luxury gift box (hand-crafted in the UK).
Candle Stick Size: 16cm H Colour: Clear/Transparent
Production: Made in France
Optional Add-On Dinner Candles: Unscented tapered dinner candles made in the traditional way. These slender candles will burn evening for up to 7.5 hours each and produce minimal smoke. Size: standard 245mm L x 24mm D
Brand: La Soufflerie glassware is made using ancient artisan techniques that were first developed c. 2000 years ago by the Phoenicians and Romans- pioneers of glass blowing. Paris-based, the family owned and operated company create the most iconic and unique glasses reminiscent of those created in antiquity.
As featured in The NYTimes Style Magazine, Elle Decoration and Grazia.
Glass Heritage: The history of glass making dates back to at least 3600 years ago in Mesopotamia and the first glassmaking “manual” dates back to c. 650 BC. A significant industry in ancient times across many cultures, the 1st century AD saw a rapid technical growth with the introduction of glass blowing which revolutionised manufacture.
Please note: Slight variations in colour and size should be expected. Although most items are dishwasher safe, it is recommended to wash them by hand to avoid scratches and to preserve their lustre.