Kavalier have produced glassware since 1837 and specialise in household glassware such as cooking and casserole dishes. The new products are part of a more fashion driven range.

Designerske Studio was unfortunately flooded up to two metres during the recent Prague flood disaster and much of the studio’s work and documentation has been lost.

The ‘Excellent Product of the Year Awards’ are sponsored by Design Centrum, the centre for design in the Czech Republic.

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