Erica Rosenfeld's bold statement pieces start off as patterned molten and fused glass that is stretched into long rods called murrine. The rod is cut into slices, carved and drilled to give us the familiar pieces of murrine we see in her various designs. Her detailed, awe-inspiring glass jewelry goes on an amazing journey from the UrbanGlass studio facility to the UrbanGlass|ware storefront. It is such a pleasure to learn a bit more about her and her studio practice. Where do you draw your inspirations from? I draw inspiration for my jewelry from mid-century modern
Looking for the perfect gift for your valentine? We've got a few ideas that are sure to make anyone swoon. Chocolates by Brooklyn based Nunu Chocolates. Have you tried their salted caramels? #yesplease! These dreamy glass cluster rings by Arlie Trowbridge. Valentines cards by Brooklyn based HartlandBrooklyn are the sweetest accompaniment to any gift! What's more romantic than the Brooklyn Bridge? I don't have an answer for you. But what I can offer you is a fused glass plate that commemorates one of the most romantic locations in New York. Need more ideas on what to
The holidays are right around the corner so we've put together a small collection of some of our favorite gifts here at UrbanGlass|ware, that are sure to please! Click on any of the images below to learn more. The UrbanGlass Terrarium and Glass Candy Cane Ornaments. Little Dipper Stemless Wine Glass and Sparkle Earrings by Clair Raabe. Brooklyn Bridge Coasters by Kaley Finegan and the Brooklyn Spaces book. So many tempting things, it'll be hard to not shop for yourself! For your convenience, we've expanded our hours for the
In celebration of Shop Small Saturday we're offering 10% off of any purchase made at UrbanGlass|ware! This discount applies to all purchases made in store and online on November 26th, 2016. Use the code ShopSmallUG on our website to receive your discount. Come check out what's new at UrbanGlass|ware. We are fully stocked with handmade jewelry, housewares, gifts and holiday ornaments!
We're thrilled to bring in a new product under the UrbanGlass|ware brand. We will celebrate the unveiling of the UrbanGlass Terrarium on Wednesday October 26th, from 5-8pm. Won't you join us? The UrbanGlass Terrarium is designed by Brooklyn-based artist Amy Lemaire, in collaboration with the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. Each piece is hand-blown on the torch in the UrbanGlass studio and comes with an air plant, but can be used to display a variety of floral arrangements. Inspired by Lemaire's decade of work as a floral designer, the UrbanGlass Terrarium is reminiscent of Banksia tree flower
Every year, UrbanGlass asks a local maker to design and fabricate centerpieces for our Annual Gala Fundraiser. With Pam and Alison's collaborations gaining momentum over the last few years, they were the perfect pick. Their work together is intuitive and playful while also skillfully made. They met in Brooklyn in 2012 and after teaming up on several projects- including "Pom Pom Party", an installation inspired by their common interest in mushroom identification and tie-dye- their work evolved into the sculptural vessels displayed on our auction tables this year, and now available for sale in the UrbanGlass store. It
Happy summer from UrbanGlass|ware! Here's a list of products that you're sure to love as much as we do. Nanda Soderberg's elegant decanters are great for your favorite summertime cocktail. Mint Juleps anyone? Not able to grow the real thing? Try the White Gardenia candle by Brooklyn Candle Studio. LISS earrings in a lovely summer palette. So many fun colors to chose from! The UrbanGlass tote bag. Wear your love for UrbanGlass on your shoulder at the beach, the park or the pool. Come in and see our full selection of jewelry,
Roxann Slate is a Brooklyn based artist and jewelry designer working in glass since she was 16. She struck the perfect balance between design, craftsmanship, and price point and we can't seem to hold on to her pieces for very long. Light and versatile, whimsical and thoughtfully designed, Roxann's jewelry exhibits some of the most enchanting qualities of glass. The clean craftsmanship of her work can be attributed to her years of dedicated practice, starting her first line of jewelry when she was only 7. We're proud to be her primary glass studio in Brooklyn
Feeling inspired to plant things? We have 2 fantastic solutions that don't require a green thumb: Ross Delano's Mini Tepuis design is so sweet! Each handmade vase comes with a low-maintenance air plant. Potting Shed Creations has hit the mark with this design. Each Grow Bottle is made from an up-cycled wine bottle and comes with everything you need to make a tiny hydroponic system in your home. We have Mint, Thyme and Basil Kits available! Click on the images above to find out more information and to start planting!
Stumped on what to get Mom for Mother's Day? Don't worry, we have you covered. Here's your UrbanGlass|ware guide to some of our favorite gifts that Mom is sure to love. Glass earrings by Roxann Slate: Her earrings come in a variety of shapes. You can see her full collection by clicking on the earrings below. Potting Shed Creations' Grow Bottles are always a hit! They're made from up-cycled wine bottles and come with everything you need to grow a contained hydroponic herb garden. Clair Raabe's Sparkle Earrings make