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Stunning glassware on display

The glass work on dis play was stunning. I had hoped to purchase something small as a keepsake from... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
Beautiful art glass showroom and studio

Some stunning pieces of glass art by world renowned artists. From very expensive but just stunning... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Graeme P
New Zealand
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52 Lansdowne Road | Appleby, Nelson, New Zealand
+64 3-544 6500
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The glass work on dis play was stunning. I had hoped to purchase something small as a keepsake from holiday, but it was pricey. We did get a vase for a relative's Christmas present, who we would be staying with in Auckland. It was lovely...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some stunning pieces of glass art by world renowned artists. From very expensive but just stunning pieces to jewellery that most could afford. Worth the visit just for the colours. Staff member was very helpful.

Thank Graeme P
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Although it was a bit out of our price range, it was still a great shop with lovely pieces of art and cool explanations as to how they make each pieces.

Thank KaylinC28
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

The glass making workshop was closed when we visited (not surprised as we arrived at 4:30pm and they close at 5pm). However, we enjoyed seeing the lovely glassware (could easily and happily spend a fortune). The lady that worked there was very friendly and informative....More

Thank laurajb1979
Reviewed 27 July 2017

every time i visit here which is every time i go to nelson i just gotta buy something, cant help myself

Thank Stormpipes
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The Hoglund Glass Shop is on a country rod out of Nelson, Unfortunately the glass workshop was closed due to a furness breakdown, Watched a video showing glassblowing & wandered round the displays in the shop.Some unusual designs

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The glass blowing workshop was closed when we arrived, so this was just a 10 minute view of their glass artwork for us. The entire thing smelled a bit like a tourist trap. They mainly display a series of very expensive vases, but lighting and...More

1  Thank KiwiSchnitzel
Marie H, Owner at Hoglund Art Glass, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

We are a small family business of four artists. (mum, dad and two children) and we definitely don' feel that we are a tourist trap. Our glass pieces start selling at $39 and the TV showing our glassblowing video is from 2001 (not 1970)

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The gallery is on a country road out of Nelson so you need to drive there. Very professional set up with a great range of fabulous pieces for sale including jewellery.

2  Thank Camda
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Called in here this afternoon. It's a small gallery/shop. It has some fantastic designs, lots of unusual vases and glass ornaments. We arrived a bit late so the glass blowing had finished for the day, however there was a video playing and it looked amazing-...More

1  Thank Gemma_0001
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped on here and really enjoyed watching the glass blowing for about an hour. It's really amazing what they do and how they do it. Totally recommend a visit.

1  Thank JohnWilliams201
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