If At First You Do Not See

I love a design that isn’t what it first appears.

Glass Plastic Bag - Rockett St George

At first glance you see a plastic bag full apricots, but when you look again you see it’s made from glass. This Glass Plastic Bag Bowl would make me smile every single time I walked past it. Yes, I am easily pleased. At £15 you can be too.

 Samantha Robinson has made these porcelain coffee cups look exactly like party paper cups. I love the detailing on these.

Samantha Robinson - Paper Coffee Cup

Forest Clearing have taken a really simple thing and made it beautiful with their Porcelain Berry Basket.

Porcelain Berry Basket by Forest Clearing

Kristen Wicklund the artist behind Forest Clearing also turns hand-crocheted cotton lace into amazing porcelain lace decorations and ring pillows.

Forest Clearing - Porcelain Lace Decoration

Have you seen anything recently that has made you take a second look in amazement?

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2 thoughts on “If At First You Do Not See

  1. […] I’ve mentioned before, I do like things that aren’t what they seem. These wine glasses are designed to look like disposable plastic cups, but their glass stems […]

  2. […] I spent most of yesterday making friends with a hot water bottle so perhaps it’s no surprise that I like this porcelain wall-hung vase by Silicium that is masquerading as a hot water bottle. This goes back to my love of things that aren’t quite what they first appear. […]

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