The Glass House Design Store, offering a well-edited selection of design-related products for men, women, children and the home, is now online! Featuring exclusive commissioned items inspired by the Glass House, the Design Store highlights the latest in eco-friendly materials, production techniques, and design concepts from around the world.
Holiday gifts under $30! The New Yorker Glass House Puzzle (May 20, 1967 cover, 500 piece, $25); Key chains by Karim Rashid ($20); the Aphrodite Glass House bud vase handcrafted in optic crystal ($25); The new Glass House Guide Book with a foreword by Paul Goldberger, essay by Philip Johnson, and tour of the Glass House and grounds (Hardbound $25; Soft cover $16.95); The Modern Bird Cafe, a fun and contemporary interpretation of the classic bird feeder ($25). Start your holiday shopping now!
If you’re in the New Canaan, CT area, stop by The Glass House Visitor Center + Design Store, located at 199 Elm Street during holiday shopping hours: 10 am to 4 pm, Thursday – Saturday, December 8 – 17, for an even larger selection of gifts.
Holiday shoppers can also purchase gift certificates for select Glass House tours in 2012 before they are officially released to the public next February – available dates include May 4 – 6; July 4 – 6; and September 1 – 3. Ticket purchases must be made in-person.
All sales support general operations, educational programs and the preservation of the site, including the 14 buildings and structures, art collection, and the 47-acre landscape.