It might look precarious and is definitely designed for heavy drinking, but the above glassware really is for the discerning (or at least brave) wine connoisseur. This is just one of the offbeat dinnerware designs through which Kyouei Design is making a name for itself.
Worried about what will happen if the above wine glass-and-decanter combination design does indeed fail you? Not to fear, take this frame napkin and simply pretend that your accident is a work of high art.
Straying even further from functional tableware design, here is a an ordinary-looking glass-and-plate set combination that, with the help of a few small floating balls, becomes a water-based clock telling you both the minute and hour when viewed from above.