Food

Maru and Naga by Simon Kampfer for Zilli A&C_7

Made from solid, untreated Maple, this simple collection of round and rectangular trays by Swiss designer Simon Kämpfer for Italian brand Zilio A&C can also be turned upside down and used as chopping boards for preparing, serving and presenting food. With every use, the trays develop their own marks and stains, which become part of their own unique identity and character. Read the rest of this entry »

The Urban Billy by Elliat Rich

March 12th, 2013 Posted In:
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The Urban Billy tea set was sent over from Australian designer Elliat Rich, and it delights me, not only for its beautifully transparent and functional design, but also because it forced me to Google the term “Australian Billy.” (See below for one image result)

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Caroline Gomez on food

March 7th, 2013 Posted In:
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Food

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French designer Caroline Gomez has playfully turned her eye to food presentation with these beautifully simple, yet artfully quirky serving boards. Each board is crafted in France and made from beech wood.

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Ceremony tea set by Claesson Koivisto Rune for Mjolk_14

Swedish designers Mårten Claesson, Eero Koivisto and Ola Rune, known collectively as studio Claesson Koivisto Rune, have designed a beautiful little tea set for Toronto-based store Mjölk (meaning milk in Swedish and pronounced ‘Mi-yelk’). The tea set is designed as a merging of eastern and western tea and coffee cultures – a sort of Japanese tea ceremony meets Swedish Fika (a coffee and cake break). Read the rest of this entry »