Summer is synonymous with sunshine, relaxation, and vibrant colours. As the season approaches, it's time to prep for sun-soaked days filled with delicious beverages and great company. Think leisurely afternoons spent lounging by the pool or picnicking in the park, accompanied by cool, thirst-quenching drinks. From fruity cocktails adorned with umbrellas to icy glasses of lemonade garnished with fresh mint, summer drinks are all you need to escape the heat. Whether you're craving the zing of citrus, the sweetness of tropical fruits, or the crispness of chilled beverages, there's a summer drink to suit every palate. And for every summer drink, there is a glass that enhances its taste and the overall drinking experience.

Vibrant tints, chic stems, gold-rim details, and more; glasses are the key to enjoying your favourite drink. Whatever drink it may be, the right drinking glass can make all the difference. And while there are several glasses for you to choose from, there are some must-haves to enjoy summer in style. At PHL, you will find a wide variety of glasses that will sort you out for every cocktail you want to craft and every get-together you want to host. Be it classic wine glasses, ombre coloured tumblers or textured drinking glasses, these quintessential pieces will have you excited for the season.

Here are five must-have summer drinking glasses to start summer:


Capturing the spirit of the season, our floral printed drinking glasses are just what you need to give a blooming touch to any summer gathering. Whether adorned with delicate roses, bold sunflowers, or exotic tropical blooms, each glass tells a story of nature's beauty in full bloom. With every sip, one feels transported to a lush garden in full bloom, surrounded by the refreshing scents and vibrant hues of summer florals.


The vibrancy of these summer-special ombre-tinted glasses is what alfresco afternoons are all about. They are fun, colourful, and feature a seamless gradient that adds a modern touch to any summer gathering. From poolside cocktails to evening soirees, they elevate the atmosphere with their understated glamour, transforming every drink into a special celebration. With their versatile appeal, ombre-tinted glasses effortlessly transition from casual brunches to formal dinners, enhancing the aesthetic of any table setting.

3. RIBBED DRINKING GLASSES - Textured Charm for Everyday Elegance

Add texture and elegance to summer refreshments with ribbed glasses. Featuring standout lines, these summer glasses catch the light and create an enchanting visual effect reminiscent of gentle waves or sun-dappled water. Their versatile design complements casual and formal settings, making them an essential addition to any summer table. Elevating everything from wine and whiskeys to cocktails, these glasses are perfect to indulge in your favourite summer drink.


Lend a dash of luxury and opulence to your summer soirees with gold-rim drinking glasses. As the sun sets and casts its golden glow, sipping from these glasses feels like an indulgence. Whether filled with chilled champagne or fruity mocktails, gold rim glasses are the perfect accompaniment to summer celebrations. From intimate dinner parties to lavish events, these work for every occasion. Raise a glass to summer's golden moments and toast to the beauty of gold rim glasses, where luxury meets leisure in perfect harmony.


Textured glasses offer a unique and tactile experience, perfect for enhancing summer refreshments. Whether filled with icy cocktails or fruity mocktails, these glasses add a touch of excitement to summer gatherings. Reminiscent of the cool waves, these glasses capture the essence of summer effortlessly.

Need more? Here are some more essentials to elevate your glassware collection:

1. Pitchers and Jugs

With their stunning ombre effect, these pitchers and jugs add a touch of artistry to any beverage, making them a must-have for summer entertaining. Whether filled with freshly squeezed lemonade, fruity sangria, or ice-cold water infused with citrus slices, these vessels enhance the presentation of drinks with their vibrant colours and elegant design. With their functional yet fashionable design, pitchers and jugs will become a statement piece in your collection.

2. Decanters

Your summer gathering cannot be complete without elegant decanters. Whether decanting a crisp white wine or a bold red, these vessels enhance the flavours and aromas, allowing them to fully develop and flourish in the summer heat.

3.Highball glasses

Offering the perfect balance between style and functionality, these highball glasses are ideal for serving refreshing cocktails and cool beverages on hot summer days. Opt for them in stunning hues and textures to lend a refreshing touch to your drinks. Their spacious design allows room for plenty of ice, keeping drinks chilled and refreshing in the sunny summer days.

4. Wine glasses

Their delicate stems and elegant bowls enhance the sensory experience of enjoying a crisp white wine or a refreshing rosé under the stars. With ombre tints and ribbed details, these glasses add an air of refinement to any summer occasion. From intimate dinners to festive celebrations, wine glasses elevate the ambience, inviting guests to savour the moment and indulge in the pleasures of summertime.

Tips of Choosing Right Drink Glasses for Your Needs Quench your thirst with style this summer by choosing the perfect drinking glasses for every occasion. The best way to choose the right drinking glass is to take into consideration its size and shape, that will complement the beverage.

1. Consider the beverage:-For instance, tall glasses are ideal for serving iced teas, lemonades, and cocktails, while wine glasses are designed to enhance the flavours and aromas of wine. Choosing the right glass shape for your beverage can enhance your drinking experience.

2. Consider the size of the glass:- Think about the serving size of your drinks and choose drinking glasses accordingly. Larger glasses are ideal for beverages like lemonade or iced tea, while smaller drinking glasses are perfect for serving cocktails or spirits.

3. Aesthetics:- Select glasses that complement your personal style and the theme of your event. Whether you prefer classic designs, modern shapes, or vibrant colors, choose glassware that adds a touch of elegance to your summer table setting.

4. Consider the occasion:- Determine the type of events you'll be hosting or attending during the summer. Whether it's casual gatherings by the pool or elegant dinner parties, choosing the appropriate drinking glass sets the tone for the occasion.

So, grab your favourite glass, fill it with your preferred drink, and toast to the joys of summertime. Cheers to long days, warm nights, and the irresistible allure of summer drinks that make every moment feel like a vacation.


What are the types of drinking glasses?
There are a variety of drinking glasses for you to choose from. Ombre-coloured drinking glasses, floral-printed drinking glasses, highball glasses, and wine glasses are a few that you must have in your Summer ‘24 collection.

How do textured glass jugs enhance a table setting?
Textured glass jugs enhance the table setting by adding visual interest and depth to the presentation. The intricate patterns and varied surfaces add a captivating element to the table, enhancing the overall aesthetic appeal.

How can I care for and maintain my summer drinking glasses?
To take care and maintain your summer drinking glasses, it's essential to hand wash them with mild detergent and lukewarm water to prevent damage from harsh chemicals and high temperatures. Avoid using abrasive sponges or scrub brushes that could scratch the glass surface. After washing, rinse thoroughly and dry with a soft, cloth. Additionally, store them in a secure location to prevent breakage.

How do I choose the right glass for different summer beverages?
To choose the right glass for different summer beverages, consider the characteristics of the beverage and how it can be best enjoyed. For carbonated beverages like sodas or sparkling cocktails, opt for tall, narrow glasses such as highball glasses. For wine or sangria, select a wine glass with a bowl shape that allows for swirling and aerating the wine, enhancing its aromas and flavours and for chilled beverages like lemonade or iced tea, use a classic tumbler.

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