Tapio Virkkala's 'Bolle' glassware, above, designed for Venini in inspired 'Happy Pills', below, a new design by Fabio Novembre for the Murano glass company. Both are made using the ancalmon glass-blowing technique.
Tapio Wirkkala, Ultima Thule glassware for Iittala. Who would guess that this glass serie would be popular again? I always thought as a child that that was a clumpsy design, but today I can appreciate it more.