File this under things that I learned today. Dorothy C. Thorpe was a Californian mid-century artist who popularized the glassware with the silver band around the top of the glass. You know, Don Draper Style.
I had been previously been searching for “ombre”. Ombre, is technically “From a French term for “shaded,” ombre is a color effect where the color gradually changes from light to dark over the item of clothing.” These are ombre glasses:
They look awesome, but not exactly what I’m looking for.
Much of what Dorothy Thorpe made seems to be a tad bit hideous, but she surely defined an era!
mad men barware
dorothy thorpe barware
dorothy thorpe silver band
dorothy thorpe silver top