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I love vintage glasses. We have a large collection in daily rotation, and they brighten up even the most boring beverage. I especially love these tiny juice glasses (the stars, tulips and gingham in the photo), called Swanky Swigs. The small Swigs from the 1930s and 40s make cheery little wine glasses. I had a collection of them long before the kids, but they turned out to be the perfect size for little hands. We have dropped our fair share, and it always brings a little pang when a favorite hits the tile floor…but I generally won’t pay more than $4 per glass, and a space on the shelf is a reason to go explore an antique shop. We are planning the future kitchen shelves around the collection. Etsy has a sweet collection of vintage glasses here. Cheers!