Friday, July 10, 2009

Lampwork Glass Wine Bottle Stoppers

Tennessee glass artist James Lang usess a glassblowing technique known as lampworking. The glass is known as borosilicate glass and is stronger than regular glass because it can be heated and cooled without cracking problems. This makes it perfect for use as a wine bottle stopper.

End of Day Wine Stopper
Made with lots of tiny pieces of cane and murrine providing a detailed display of color and designs. 5-6" tall with chrome stopper. $35

Heart Murrine Wine Stopper

Little glass murrine hearts go in to these unique wine stoppers. 5-6" tall with chrome stopper. $35