These Bangles Are Made From Edo Kiriko Cut Glass Bottles

06.July.2021 | FASHION

GLASS-LAB released their new GLASS-LAB NEW PRODUCT “WA” collection of bangles made from Edo Kiriko cut glass bottles on their official website on July 1.

GLASS-LAB NEW PRODUCT “WA” Sustainable Clear | ¥18,370 (Tax Included)

GLASS-LAB NEW PRODUCT “WA” Sustainable Black | ¥18,370 (Tax Included)

GLASS-LAB NEW PRODUCT “WA” Sustainable White | ¥18,370 (Tax Included)

GLASS-LAB NEW PRODUCT “WA” Sustainable Green | ¥18,370 (Tax Included)

GLASS-LAB was opened by the Shiina family in 1950 in Koto, a city known for the production of Edo Kiriko, a traditional type of Japanese glassware. The owner eventually passed the factory onto his sons. It is now run by Takayuki Shiina who is highly skilled at sandblasting, so much so he can cut glass to a fine 0.09mm.

 

This new collection was made in collaboration with designer Yukio Fujita of ‘design shop YU.’

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