Shallows Vase by Critiba Design+Direction
by Ted Savage / January 9, 2014
Water effect: Shallows Vase by Critiba Design+Direction presents cut flowers free-standing in a column of water, using a narrow central tube for support, and surface tension for a convex water surface.


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Detail: Made by shaving solid crystal.

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"In that moment, you will get lulled into the illusion that you can see the water column and single flower only as if the vase disappeared."says designer Kazunaga Sakashita.

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Designer: Kazunaga Sakashita founded Critiba Design+Direction in Japan in 2006.

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Source: Via MOCO Submit.

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UPDATE: Critiba have added three new vase sizes, 70mm, 90mm and 160mm in diameter, and will be showing all the vases at Maison Objet 2014 in Paris from September 9 to 13, 2014.

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