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Still got the Swing

7 years ago Britt Bonnesen designed a quite unique vase; the Swing Vase.

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Britt Bonnesen explains: My father worked all his life in a glass workshop, and I grew up among the glass-blowers. The shape of the vase arose in a dialogue with local glass-blowers, through which the vase was allowed to determine its own form. The vase was so to speak allowed to “settle down”, and the Swing Vase was born.

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Each Swing Vase is unique; the shape varies from vase to vase, as all of them are mouth-blown. It’s a little sculpture that looks fine alone, but really comes into its own in the company of other Swing Vases.

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A few facts:

Sizes: small, medium, large. Most sold in medium – normally together with a small
Colors: Green, Red, White, Black, Red and the brand  new color – Purple

Bonus info # 1: Today Britt is running the successfull kids cloting company named Holly’s.

Bonus info # 2: Most customers use the Swing vase without flowers – as a small sculpture.

Bonus info #3: The Swing vase has been spotted as a beer glass at the Normann Copenhagen Christmas party… see proof below.

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Pepsi or Coca Cola

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Pepsi or Coca Cola, does this Chinese artist who created this sculpture just like Pepsi better because the cans are bigger?
Charlotte