Jewelry and watches handmade by Murano Glass artisans represent the millennial tradition of fine craftsmanship and innovative design. Even the most discerning woman will love Murano Glass jewelry which channels the delicate beauty of Venice.
Elegant Murano Glass accessories bring color and fresh breath of Venetian air into your life. Enjoy our selection of fine Murano Glass personal and office accessories handcrafted by top Murano Glass artisans.
Beautiful home brings a lot of happy moments into your life. Enjoy our large selection of artistic Murano Glass home accents imported directly from Venice, Italy and handcrafted by the best glass artisans on Murano Island.
Dine and entertain in style with fine Murano Glass tableware and barware. Our bowls, plates, tumblers, goblets, decanters, pitchers and other fine pieces come from the workshops of the most famous Murano artisans whose families have been blowing glass for generations.
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This unique Murano glass hair clip is created using the famous Millefiori technique, where rows of gorgeous flowers in bright colors are frozen inside the glass. This elegant Murano hair clip will compliment any hair color and will add a stylish Venetian accent to any outfit. Like a glimpse of the warm Italian sun, this beautiful accessory will brighten your look and lift your mood. Pair it with other items from Color Splash Millefiori collection for an impressive and perfectly coordinated look. The hair clip comes with an attractive velvet pouch and a certificate of authenticity. The special sticker of the official Murano Glass Consortium further proving the authenticity of this product is attached to the back of the hair clip.
Measurements: The hair clip measures 3-1/2 inches in length and 1-3/8 inch in width.
This hair clip is a perfect gift for any woman who loves Italian elegance and Venetian beauty
This Millefiori barrette is an authentic Murano Glass piece hand-made in a decades-old Murano Glass workshop in Venice, Italy
Other items shown on the photos, such as the earrings, are not included.
Because each item is a unique work of art made by hand, and due to the nature of Millefiori glass-making technique, each barrette is made from a random combination of colorful Millefiori mosaics, and while each will look similar to the photo, no two hair clips will ever be exactly alike.
The technique of fusing together small colored fragments of glass dates all the way back to Ancient Egypt and Rome. After the fall of Rome, having been lost for centuries, this intricate technique was reinvented by Murano glass masters in the 15th century, and given new life and worldwide fame. While this technique is called "Murrine" on Murano island, outside of Venice it was dubbed "Millefiori", or "a thousand flowers" for its resemblance to a blossoming meadow. A Millefiori design starts with the rods of different colors, each made by stretching a blob of glass into a cane. These canes are then cut into small segments, and the segments are carefully arranged by hand into a pattern that fits within a desired shape. Finally, the resulting arrangement is put into a special furnace where the tiny glass pieces are carefully fused together in high heat, and then gradually cooled off. This is how Murano masters create their famous Millefiori pendants, earrings, cufflinks, pill boxes, paperweights and many other beautiful and unique Millefiori jewelry pieces that are instantly recognized and valued for their artistic appeal and fine craftsmanship. Enjoy your Murano Glass jewelry creation, knowing that it was carefully handmade by talented Murano Glass artisans in Venice, Italy.
GlassOfVenice is the top U.S. retailer of authentic hand-made Murano Glass. We import products directly from the factories in Murano, Italy and ship from our warehouse in the U.S.A. Every Venetian Glass product we sell is made in Italy and comes with Certificate Of Authenticity.