Aina Kari is a brand meticulously designed to tell a story; one that celebrates both tradition and contemporaneity in art, design and craftsmanship, while making zero compromises on the sustainability of its ingredients and production processes.
Haute-de-décor is uni ue and unrepeatable. Highly collectible pieces that embody the essence of Murano’ artisans uni ue techni ue of mouth-blowing. e asymmetrical vases and stunning Murano glass make this pieces truly memorable with its combination of Palissandro marble in a uite monumentality. e sculptural bases are hand-carved by stone artisans on cuts of Palissandro marble, a natural stone uni ue to the Italian Piedmont.
Stone’ artisans must exercise strong attention to detail, from conception to realization to transform the humble rocks into sculptural pieces. ese reclaimed ocuts sourced from the Ossola Valley would have otherwise been subject to a downcycling process as their irregular and imperfect shapes deem them unt for the marble market.
“Haute-de-Décor Collection is a homage to I!aly’s history and the skilled cra"smen who were able to transform humble rocks and fluid glass into something extraordinary.”
–Marina Cignir, Founder of Aina Kari
The “Haute-de-Decor Collection” by Aina Kari comprises uniue centrepieces, candlestick holders and scented candles— Vela, Hug, Venetian Knots, Arcobaleno— just to name few, each honouring dierent material as marble and glass. Together are creating the uiescence of Italian hand and beautiful made.
All marble bases feature a satin finish and are handcraed in Palissandro marble, a natural stone characterised by its singular veining and diamond-like shine that is uniue to the Crevola uarry in Italy’s Piedmont. Mouth blown Murano glass has been recognized as the International Year of Glass by United Nation General Assembly.