There's a certain time of the day—best described as "an hour before sunset"—when the sun is low on the horizon and the light couldn't be better. The sun throws off a warm, rosy, almost-liquid glow; everything looks at its best. That's my favorite time of day.
These glasses, made in the Twenties, are beautiful just as they are: softly-faceted, tulip-form bowls sit atop long and elegant stems. The crowning touch is an iridescent, golden wash. The set of six is perfect for cocktails or champagne. Click on the photo above to learn more about them.
Though our Greenwich Village store is now permanently closed, LEO Design is still alive and well! Please visit our on-line store where we continue to sell Handsome Gifts (www.LEOdesignNYC.com).
We also can be found in Pittsburgh's historic "Strip District" at Mahla & Co. Antiques (www.mahlaantiques.com) or in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania at The Antique Center of Strabane (www.antiquecenterofstrabane.com).
Or call to arrange to visit our Pittsburgh showroom (by private appointment only). 917-446-4248