I Think the Glassblower Forgot to Take His Pipe Out of These Pretty Lamps

Who knew that leaving attached the tool used to create these stunning blown glass lamps would make for such a beautiful effect? When hung together, they almost look like snowflakes sprinkling down from the sky.

Designed by the Japanese Nendo team for the Czech lighting company Lasvit, they were part of the Cocoon exhibition shown at Milan's Salon. [Nendo and Lasvit via Dezeen]