About the Designer
Alfredo Häberli Argentina (1969 - )
Alfredo Häberli was born in Buenos Aires in Argentina in 1964, but moved to Switzerland in 1977, where he trained as an industrial designer at the Höhere Schule für Gestaltung in Zürich, graduating in 1991. Since 1993 he has had his own design studio, with his most famous works being the stripy porcelain he designed for the Finnish company Iitalla, furniture for Mosors and furnishings for stores such as the Camper store in Paris and the Kvadrat showroom in Milan. Over the last 17 years, Alfredo Häberli Design Development has become a prestigious international design studio. Mr. Häberli has taught at design schools throughout Europe and the United States, and has participated at a host of exhibitions worldwide. He has also received a number of prestigious awards for his work. Alfredo Häberli finds inspiration for his elegant, minimalist designs in everyday life – gathering impressions into themes so he can always draw on them if he suddenly finds a use for them in a new context. His products are so ingeniously simple, they can all be described in just a few phrases. One method he uses is to keep observing his work again and again throughout the process: "Observing is the most beautiful way to think. I am constantly discovering new things in a single object," he says about his work.
|Product Type: Water/Juice glass||Theme: Striped|
|Primary Material: Ceramic||Number of Items Included: 1|
|Handle Included: No||Service Size: 1|
|Function: Casual||Dishwasher Safe: Yes|
|Microwave Safe: Yes||Vacuum Insulated: No|
|Capacity: 9.75 Ounces||Outdoor Use: No|
|Country of Manufacture: Finland|
anonymous from CA – Verified Buyer
Great colors in this mug, had a different look to it.
ingrid from elyria, OH – Verified Buyer
Was happy to find a hard to find object!. The quality and color are exactly what I have come to expect with these Origo cups. Very fun to drink out of & look at!
Nemesis from Oklahoma City, OK – Verified Buyer
They're a little bit smaller than what I expected. In fact they're REALLY small. I guess that's my fault for not reading that it's only a 10 oz cup. On the plus size, they're cute, yoy can only use them to drink a hot tea in a rainy day. Not as an actual drink for a meal.
Lynda from Edmonton, AB – Verified Buyer– Top 500 Reviewer
Great stripe! Lovely colours! Nice small size. Lovely design! Love the entire set!
A lot smaller then I expected
Shiz from Doylestown. Ohio – Verified Buyer
I was looking for a stripped coffee mug..however without handles and being only 8 oz ..it doesn't work for that.
Anonymous from Florida