Inspire spirited dinner party conversation even before taking a seat with these glass appetizer plates, which are decorated with definitions that celebrate feasting with friends and family. Eliza Todd scours antique dictionaries for the perfect vocabulary and has each word and its meaning printed in a charming typewriter font. Don't be surprised, then, when cocktail party conversation turns from the food to what's underneath it. Made in Mexico; decorated in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Words & Definitions:
Root: Latin ante, Latin prandium
1. Referring to the time before a meal; most commonly dinner
Root: Old English smeccan
1. To have a small portion; a modest tasting
1. A generous individual who strives to gratify the hunger of another or others.
Root: Dutch knabbelen
1. To bite a small morsel of food; taste
We chatted with Eliza about how she took the plunge from working in the computer industry to full-time artist, thanks to her weird and wonderful antiquated words. See the whole story on our blog.