15 Jadeite (a.k.a. Milky Green Glass) Things You Can Find on Amazon

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Following its resurgence in the late ’90s, the opaque milky jadeite glass that was popular in the ’40s and ’50s for kitchenware and food storage is still an on-trend material for the home. Chef Vivian Howard of North Carolina’s Chef & the Farmer tipped us off to her obsession with jadeite everything late last year, and ever since it feels like we keep seeing it everywhere. It’s also relatively inexpensive to produce, which is why modern jadeite from companies like Ohio’s Mosser Glass, home store Terrain, and Sur la Table can sell the stuff at very reasonable prices.

If you’re not so keen on brighter colors in your home, jadeite is a more subdued way to add character to a countertop or cupboard. It’s known for its resistance to stains, which made it an ideal food storage container before Tupperware existed. Do note that you should avoid putting jadeite in the dishwasher or microwave, though, as temperatures can get too hot for the stuff. If you’re not so lucky to get your hands on an original Fire-King collectible, we found some new jadeite pieces on Amazon that would make a good alternative: from a pretty ballerina soap soap dish to a charming spoon rest to a milky mortar and pestle.

Butter Dish

Sur la Table Jadeite Butter Dish

An extra distinguished way to serve your butter to guests.

Juicer

Mosser Glass Jadeite Old Fashioned Hand Held Juicer

Buy a single juice reamer or make it a set with a juicer and a measuring cup set.

Mortar and Pestle

Rosso Glass Mortar and Pestle

There’s something very pleasing about seeing a mortar and pestle in this shade of pastel green.

Milk Jug

Sur la Table Jadeite Milk Carafe

Just the right price to make a solid hostess gift.

Sugar Bowl

Sur la Table Jadeite Sugar Bowl

An adorable sugar bowl with an embossed label and raised details on the lid and base.

Drinking Glass

Abbott Collection Hobnail Old Fashioned Glass

As an added touch, this glass comes in a vintage “hobnail” style with raised bumps all over it.

Pitcher

Mosser Glass Jadeite Pitcher

Incidentally, this would also make a nice vase for your deli flowers.

Bowl

Rosso Glass Jadeite Green Glass Bowl

A great starting point for a budding jadeite collection.

Soap Dish

Rosso Glass Jadeite Ballerina Soap Dish

A delightful bathroom accent to display a miniature soap.

Straw Dispenser

Rhyne and Son Straw Dispenser Holder

For bendy straws, or a receptacle for eco-friendly metal ones.

Salad Plate

Sur la Table Jadeite Salad Plate

A set of these would look very fetching in a glass cabinet.

Snack Dish

Mosser Glass Basket Dish

Something you can break out for Easter lunch or keep year-round as a candy dish.

Salt and Pepper Shaker Set

Sur la Table Jadeite Salt and Pepper Shakers

A set of salt and pepper shakers with notched details on the sides.

Cake Stand

Jadeite 6” Glass Cake Stand

Think how nice this would look holding up a pastel-colored cake.

Spoon Rest

Depression Style Jadeite Spoon Holder

It looks quite small in photos, but reviewers say that it’s large enough to house even big soup ladles.

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15 Jadeite Things You Can Find on Amazon