A Champagne Flute Glass with a modern twist from Okinawa Japan which is a beautiful little tropical island in the very south of Japan.
Life with tropical flowers. You can enjoy the rich motif of either Hibiscus or Passion Fruits flower which are the nature of OKINAWAN creation.
Okinawa glass or Ryukyu glass is characterized by its chubby thickness. Bottled bubbles like soda have a refreshing atmosphere. Colorful glassware seems to reflect the nature of Okinawa.
Great item as a gift to your family or your close friend, We do gift wrapping upon your request. Please enjoy and feel the nature of Okinawa.
Size: H22.3㎝/ H8.8 inches
Capacity: 160ml Petite size
Material: glass (RYUKYU-GLASS)
Motif: Hibiscus Blue and Pink or Passion Fruits Flower Purple and Blue
Made in Okinawa Prefecture Japan
Shipment cost: e.g. To the USA costs 29USD/per item. Cost may vary over 2 items.
Please note that hand-wash is highly recommended and is not dishwasher and microwave safe.
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Please note that our product prices do not include customs charges or local taxes. You are responsible for paying any such amounts for your location.
What is Ryukyu Glass
It was started from recycled glass which was wasted by stationed U.S. troops under the lack of resources after WWII. Okinawa glass, or Ryukyu glass is characterized by its chubby thickness. Bottled bubbles like soda has refreshing atmosphere. Colorful glassware seems to reflect the nature of Okinawa.
The glassware is being improved through intensive research and development, expansion of its variety of uses and the introduction of new materials to create unique designs and colors.
Although it is relatively thick and unevenly formed, Ryukyu glassware is eminently practical, while mainland glass is evenly shaped but not practical for daily use. The vivid colors and unique designs are popular with tourists.
About Binryu Story
The roots of their design is traditional craft “BINGATA”. They carefully adhere to the classic pattern with the heart of stick to being handmade.
It’s simple. so they think it’s possible to keep the tradition. They are happy to give you a kind of that gives you a smile. Color your life with designs based on flowers of Okinawa. And, the sea breeze of Okinawa arrives.
“Bingata” is a dyeing technique which is unique to Okinawa, Japan. This traditional art uses bright colors from natural dyes. The patterns represents Okinawa’s culture and are applied to the cloth through a pattern stencil or freehand.
This fabric has been used for formal clothes traditionally since the Ryukyu Kingdom era.(about 500 years ago)