Lab Color - Just Add Water. A friend designed her family home in Prague with her mother. They used lab glass throughout the interior - for flower vases, spice storage, etc. Both women are warm and colorful and the clean, cold lab glass complimented their inviting interior nicely...
I have seen old laboratory relics for sale in local antique shops at outrageous prices. A similar look can be achieved with very inexpensive lab glassware purchased new through laboratory suppliers. After asking a biologist friend for some sources, here are some places to start, where you can purchase online:
(ReEdited from 2006-11-08 - MGR)