Custom Stained Glass
Houston homeowners are always looking for ways to add style and sophistication to their homes– whether they have traditional style or contemporary style decorated properties. Finding affordable projects that improve curb appeal and property value can definitely be tough. Beveled glass is a wonderful, unique feature that can really elevate your space at an attractive price point. This beautiful yet functional upgrade can really be the change you’re looking for.
One of the questions that we receive most often from our Houston clients is, what is Scottish Stained Glass? After all, there are many different types of stained glass, so people generally asking this question want to know what makes Scottish Stained Glass different.
Custom Stained Glass Houston is a satellite office of our company Scottish Stained Glass, which exists nationwide. The name Scottish Stained Glass has two meanings. The first is that it is a reference to our specific process for manufacturing stained glass windows. The second is that it references the traditional techniques we use for glassmaking that have been passed down for generations among glassmakers in Scotland, the home country of our owner, Martin Faith.
Custom Stained Glass Houston strives to creates the most innovative, high quality custom stained glass for our Houston clientele. We love recreating stained glass pieces, paying homage to artists and different art movements, and delivering harmonious, well-balanced pieces. With so many different styles, colors, and textures that can be reflected in stained glass, homeowners and business owners have free creative direction in customizing the stained glass feature of their dreams. One of the styles of stained glass that remains popular among Houston residents is the Prairie style stained glass inspired from Frank Lloyd Wright.
Houston has some of the most beautiful, intricate traditional stained glass windows featured throughout their homes and historic commercial buildings. Stained glass is often considered as an antique, traditional art form that many see as outdated. Although these pieces can reflect powerful imagery and interesting art movements of the past, stained glass can actually be utilized in modern applications in Houston homes and commercial buildings. Stained glass artisans are starting to use this exclusive medium as contemporary art forms in innovative ways that artists haven’t utilized before.
Stained Glass: Just the Right Fit For Your Houston Home
Stained glass is one of those design elements that fits practically anywhere on any style home. And as we here at Custom Stained Glass Houston well know, there is a very good reason for that. The driver of this ubiquity is–stained glass can match any style of home because it comes in so many different styles itself. Add to that the bonus that is can be custom made to order and you have the perfect home decor element for any home in Houston and actually–around the world. It doesn’t matter if you are super hip and modern or more reserved, elegant and traditional–stained glass will work just as well for you no matter what because the styles of stained glass range from old school to new school, bold or low key and we can help you find just the right stained glass masterpiece for your Houston home. Read more…
Stained Glass For Weddings In Houston
You can just feel the love in the air, can’t you? The warm weather, birds chirping and flowers blooming all mean one thing to Texas families and their soon to be brides and grooms–it’s wedding season! That’s right, the season of love, is upon us here in Houston and if you are anything like us, you likely have more than a few save the dates hanging on your refrigerator and also a bunch of summer weekends x’d off to attend the wedding of someone you love.
The Unique Wedding Gifts Of Stained Glass
Finding the right gift for that very special someone when they are getting married is difficult. Yes, there are registries, which certainly make it easier, but those gifts tend to be predictable and sometimes even cliche. This where we, here at Houston glass, come in. May we present to you, an option to you that will have the newlywed couple smiling and probably in tears when they open it–custom stained glass. Buying a custom stained glass panel or window made especially for a young couple is the perfect gift to mark the beginning of their lives together and give them a gift of heirloom quality as well. It will certainly be something they will cherish and something utterly unique as there are endless possibilities with custom stained glass.
Here are some ways to customize the stained glass window or panel to personalize it to make it extra special for the bride and groom:
Monograms: Have the first letter of the couple’s last name stylized in a field design of your choice.
Date: There is no better way to memorialize a wedding than to have the date included on a beautiful stained glass window or panel.
Wedding Colors: The colors a couple chose for their wedding are likely their favorite, so having a stained glass window or panel made with them is a sure bet.
Engagement Picture: Stained glass can be made to mimic a real life picture to memorialize the bride and groom in a stylish way.
Custom Stained Glass Houston For Your Wedding Gifts
No matter what stained glass design you choose to mark that special day, the bride and groom will appreciate the momentous thought that went into their gift. This is why a stained glass panel is a perfect wedding gift. If you don’t know exactly what size, color or style–that’s ok! A simple solution is to buy them a gift certificate for the stained glass This makes it so they can pick out exactly what they want to have made to remember their big day. We know price can sometimes be an issue with a full stained glass window, which is considerably more expensive than a panel. However, this allows you to go in with others who love them as a great way to do a meaningful group gift!
If you live in the Houston area and are looking for a unique, wedding gift to mark the wedding of someone you love, contact Custom Stained Glass Houston today to discuss a custom stained glass design today!