About Glass Figurines

Unique glass figurines at The Russian Store! Since each of these figurines is hand-blown, and handcrafted one at a time, each piece of glass winds up having it’s own distinct personality, no two are alike; in a time when mass production leaves most things feeling a little soulless, we’re proud that our gaffers in St. Petersburg do things the old fashioned way. We believe it gives our glass figurines their own character, and adds a sort of charm that certain gifts nowadays are missing… Continue reading

Gifting Glass Figurines

Just like each figurine is unique, so are the reasons to buy one. Continue reading

How glass is blown into art

Hand-blown glass is one of the oldest forms of artistic glass making, and The Russian Store is proud to have a unique collection of Russian art glass… Continue reading

How Is Glass Blown Into Art Glass?

Fantasy Vase

We, at The Russian Store, are very proud of our Art Glass collection and Art Glass vases we have to offer our customers.

Read here a bit of the history about Russian Art Glass and see the photographs below of the hand-blowing process of one of our “Fantasy” vases that was done right in front of our eyes. Continue reading