Classic cocktail glasses, with a twist
Relaxing by the pool is a favorite summertime activity. But what to do when happy hour rolls around? Who wants to bring the party inside? We’ve searched and found the most stylish acrylic cocktail glasses in classic shapes and cool colors so that you can keep the party going, poolside.
$15.96 set of four
These textured highball glasses are made to mimic rustic, blown glass, but are made from BPA-free acrylic, for worry-free entertaining and imbibing. A chunky matching pitcher is perfect for serving freshly chilled sangria. Pitcher, $14.99; textured highball glasses, $15.96 set of four; worldmarket.com.
For the ultimate in poolside entertaining, these acrylic, double face highball glasses will fool even the most discerning drinker. Designed by luxury stemware designer Mario Luca Giusti, these will be the toast of the party, without the worry of broken glass, and let you serve up your Negroni, in style. Available in scarlet or blue/green. Mario Luca Giusti acrylic double face highball glass, Neiman Marcus, $23 each.
$16 Pitcher, $5 glasses
West Elm’s stackable and endlessly fashionable “Fluted Acrylic” highball and double old-fashioned glasses bring the party, Marty. Available in silver pine, pink grapefruit and clear, they are created by London designer Aaron Probyn and bring a splash of refreshing color to your patio party. Bonus: The “Fluted Acrylic” set also has a matching fluted acrylic pitcher, available in clear, to mix-up and serve up big batch margs, daiquiris or mojitos. Pitcher, $16; highball and double old-fashioned glasses, $5 each; all from westelm.com.
$79.95, set of six
Taste the rainbow with Williams Sonoma’s set of six multi-colored double old-fashioned glasses, ready for their backyard party debut. Made from extra-durable DuraClear Tritan BPA-free plastic, they are made to withstand even the most fabulous parties, picnics and festivities without cracking, breaking or discoloring. Another Tom Collins anyone? Multi-colored double old-fashioned DuraClear glasses, $79.95, set of six, williams-sonoma.com.com.