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Tonon Tables. Introducing 213 Mac’s Table.

Exciting times here at glassdomain, we are now adding the beautiful Tonon Tables to our website. The first table of note from Tonon is ‘213 Mac’s Table’, designed by Mac Stopa, founder of award winning firm ‘Massive Design’. This tables charm comes from something repeated in much of Mac’s work, Tessellation of modular sections. The beauty of this method of modulation is that it results in a system with the ability to form objects of unlimited complexity, size and shape. This intriguing trait is show cased on Mac’s pedestal table,... Read More

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Contemporary Dining Tables made from Glass

Glass Contemporary Dining Tables Over recent months we have found ourselves supplying more and more large scale dining tables. While the designs offer a great function in terms of space the clear glass table top allows rooms to remain light and spacious. We have selected a few of our favourite designs below: Large glass dining tables – Aikido   Large Glass dining Table – Lambda   All Glass Dining Table   Large Wood and Glass dining Table – Toronto   We have plenty more designs to browse through on our glass dining tables page where... Read More

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Glass Furniture Brands that matter

Here at Glassdomain we pride ourselves on selling the best glass furniture products available that’s why it’s taken many years for us to select our partners. We are proud to be associated with the world leaders in glass design such as FIAM Italia, Glass Italia and Sovet. Together we form the perfect team, able to offer expert advice and supply products that adorn prestige addresses throughout the world. One of these selected partners is FIAM – based in Tavullia Italy they take a designer’s concepts and using their unquestionable ability... Read More

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Low Iron versus Float Glass

Here’s a question that’s a current topic of conversation in Interior Design circles – What’s the difference between glass furniture produced with float glass and those produced with low iron glass? The term low iron glass is getting used more and more these days especially when it comes to choosing glass furniture. Let’s take a typical glass coffee table – if it’s all glass then it will have been manufactured using one of two methods – UV bonding or slumping, either way the edges of the table will be exposed... Read More

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Incredible furniture designs with provenance

And now for something completely different! Those of you old enough to remember will recognise this Monty Python strap-line. Well this was exactly the phrase that sprang to mind when I first saw these extraordinary furniture pieces. Each manufactured with loving care from a structure with heritage. Take for instance this glass table crafted from an original three bladed propeller last used on the Royal Air Force, De Haviland Devon aircraft, serial number XM223. This unique piece of history sits on a highly polished metal base which has sympathetic styling.  This glass... Read More

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Monochrome Furniture Lookbook

Monochrome Furniture Our designers are always trend watching so we thought we would share some of their thoughts relating to designs, colours and the materials trends which are going to be key to the market over the years to come. We are proud to present some of the finest products ever designed in glass… The focus for our designers at the moment is ‘Monochrome’. Whether you are looking for soft white environments or hard black lines our latest ‘Look book’ on Monochrome furniture has many interior ideas to help develop your... Read More

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Stunning aquatic glass sculpture by Ben Young

Artist Ben Young has been sculpting glass by hand for over a decade now, however, of late his work has been grabbing more attention from galleries and collectors world wide. Looking through his back catalogue makes you wonder how it took people so long to cotton on to this unique sculptors talent. Ben’s formative years were spent growing up along side the idyllic Bay of plenty in New Zealand. His childhood immersed in this wonderful landscape has clearly influenced the themes portrayed in Ben’s work , mainly that of nature... Read More

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Bouroullec brothers new range for Glas Italia

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec have designed a new range of furniture fabricated from coloured glass and ash wood for Italian brand Glas Italia. This range is formed from sheets of coloured glass with solid wood blocks encasing the upper and lower edges, assumedly named Diapositive after the photographic film due to the framed aesthetic they both share. This collection along with the other new Glas Italia Collections  will be presented at the Glas Italia stand in Milan from 8 to 13 April.

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Sovet – Doge Glass Dining Table

This striking glass dining table is the perfect combination of contemporary design and minimalist material; the perfect glass table for any modern living space. The defining feature in the glass dining table design is central cross beam which, thanks to the transparency achieved in the rest of the table seemingly floats in mid-air. This doge glass dining table is available in different options to suit any situation.

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Featured Design Rialto – isola Glass Desk

This Weeks featured product us the beautifully design and made Rialto Isola Glass Desk. Made from luxuriously thick 15mm glass, this glass desk has been designed using the latest production and craft techniques. This desks multi layered work top provides the perfect home office environment. 15mm glass and sleek aluminium supports combine to form this exquisite desk. As with all FIAM glass furniture this glass table is a real collector’s piece to love, enjoy and cherish over a lifetime. This Rialto Desk desk is part of range called Rialto all... Read More