Are you are searching for something a little more out of the ordinary? Struggling to find a gift for the person who has everything? Or simply searching for a little piece of wonder and inspiration?
If so, you're in the right place. You are looking at a perfectly-sealed deck of playing cards inside a glass bottle.
These incredible art pieces, known as 'impossible bottles', are all individually hand-made and take many hours to create. The bottles have not been cut, melted or tampered with in any way. Everything inside has been put there through the bottle neck (which incidentally is barely one inch wide).
An impossible bottle makes a wonderful, unique gift and a great talking point!
Click on the image to find out more, or if you're still confused about all of this, have a look at the frequently-asked questions.
Please also take a look at the testimonials, to see what people have been saying about the Impossible Bottle.
It was great to see a nod to my impossible bottles in one of the Guardian’s supplementary magazines this weekend.Â I originally submitted my images to the Guardian website as part of a “readers’ hobbies” feature, and I was … Continue reading
Are you trying to quit smoking and looking for inspiration?Â Perhaps you have a friend or relative who’s kicked the habit, and deserves some recognition?Â Or maybe your work involves helping people to lock away the cigarettes for good?Â … Continue reading
If you’ve done any research into impossible bottles before, you’ll see that all manner of objects have been bottled.Â These include golf balls, Rubiks cubes, shoes, tennis balls and books.Â All fairly common-place objects, but when seen in a … Continue reading