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Top Choice Glass in Murano, Burano & the Northern Islands

ElleElle

Nason Moretti has been making modernist magic happen in glass since the 1950s, and the third-generation glass designers are in fine form in this showroom. Everything is signed, including an exquisite range of hand-b…
Top Choice Glass in Murano, Burano & the Northern Islands

Cesare Toffolo

Mind-boggling miniatures are the trademarks of this Murano glass-blower, but you’ll also find some dramatic departures: chiselled cobalt-blue vases, glossy black candlesticks that look like minarets, and drinking gl…
Glass in Murano, Burano & the Northern Islands

Marina e Susanna Sent Studio

This striking space dedicated to the work of the pioneering Sent sisters is as sleek as their jewellery: white walls and huge picture windows flood the room with light, setting their signature bubble necklaces ablaz…
Arts & Crafts in Murano, Burano & the Northern Islands

Emilia

Doyenne Emilia di Ammendola, a third-generation lace-maker, has passed on her skills to her son and daughter who are continuing the family tradition in this flagship store, with branches in London and LA, and a part…
Glass in Murano, Burano & the Northern Islands

Fornace Mian

Shuffle past the typical Murano kitsch (parrots in trees etc) and you'll find one of the best ranges of classic stemware on the island. Samples are displayed in the showroom but everything's made to order and takes …
Glass in Murano, Burano & the Northern Islands

Venini

Even if you don't have the cash to buy a Venini, pop into this gallery to see Murano glass at its finest. Of the big houses, Venini remains the most relevant, having embraced modernist trends since the 1930s, and it…
Glass in Murano, Burano & the Northern Islands

Salvadore

This store specialises in light-hearted creations, including multicoloured drinking glasses and bead necklaces like strands of tiny beach balls. Aspiring designers can create their own looks from individual glass be…
Glass in Murano, Burano & the Northern Islands

Davide Penso

Davide Penso has taken the art of bead making to dizzying heights with exhibits at the Museo Correr, Boston's Fine Arts Museum and the San Marco Museum of Japan. Made using the lampworking process, each bead is work…