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FIRE candle holders, Nathalie Lahdenmäki (Arabia, 2001)

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ARABIA - FINLAND COLLECTION29 of 37Heinz H. Engler vaseKAJ FRANCK 1911-1989
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Posted 6 months ago

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austrohung…
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This is a very special design, and all due to its extreme simplicity.

Lahdenmaki is famous for her simple lines that create bold items. In this case I think she did a great work. These candleholders are visually very aytractive and are stackable, what allows you to play with different heights, although i have to say they work better one by one.

It seems there is another FIRE votive designed by Lahdenmaki, which is totally different in looks to this one as it has a foamy ceramic texture, what is a bit confusing...

By the way, Lahdenmaki designed last year the 2013 Art Works series for iittala, just like Harri Koskinen or Oiva Tikka did in last years, and even if her favourite medium is ceramics, her glass designs are very very beautiful

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  1. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 6 months ago
    Thanks agh for your love! :)
  2. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 months ago
    Very beautiful votives!!
  3. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 6 months ago
    Thanks Sean, nutsabotas and maryh!
  4. AmberRose AmberRose, 6 months ago
    Great name too...Fire!
  5. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 6 months ago
    :) at least there will be flames on them :)

    GThanks for loving them Amber and vet!!!
  6. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 6 months ago
    Budek , bracken3, GTMOOM, mike and racer: thanks all for your love!!!

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