Reticello is an Italian word meaning "small network".  This lattice or network pattern is created picking up one set of canes and forming a cup with a clockwise twist and then picking up a second set of canes and forming a cup with a counter clockwise twist.  The second cup is then inserted into the first and then blown (inflated) to fill the first cup.  The intersecting canes form the lattice pattern, and if done properly, will trap a small bubble at the intersection of each of the canes.  These two cups with the reticello pattern are then blown into their final shape as can be seen below.


White reticello Approx 10" high $200


Reticello in yellow Approx 9" high $200

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