Venders line the sidewalk. This one recycles wine bottles by melting them until they can be flattened, and then making nifty little trays out of them. Thanks for mine, Olga!
Find out more and order your own at http://fabulousglass.com/
Seriously, this does make a nice, attractive, useful, and unique conversation piece. And, if you are needing to think about something to get for someone, it is highly likely that this is something he or she does not already have. AND, it's a way to encourage recycling with class.
From AUGUST, 2010: SAN DIEGO, VOL. 4