Rorstrand: eccentric fashion stories meet fine porcelain

Famous fashion illustrations on your porcelain cup of tea? Well, why not? Rorstrand, a firm which always sought to find form of collaboration with the most interesting designers, has joined forces with the fabulous, world known illustrator, Lovisa Burfitt, whose fashion illustrations can be regularly seen in several of the most prestigious fashion magazines in the world.

Now thanks to this brilliant cooperation, the eccentric stories of Mademasoille Oiseau – I couldn’t adore the name more! – are decorating finest china in the form of mugs, espresso cups, side plates and trinket box with a lid, assuring to bring tones of elegance and fun in your daily coffee and / or tea ritual. Continue reading


retro stonewear: irrestible graphics at your disposal on every day basis

Sharing here with you some of my most beloved designs is certainly one of my favorite things to do. Such is the case with Lotta Odelius retro stonewear collection for Sagaform. I can personally generally not resist a charming set of bowls, tea cups and a delightful teapot herself ( “teapot” happens to be a feminine noun in my appreciation of things).

I seem to always be having just a little more space in my cupboards – despite my overall paired down approach to material things – for just another set of them. Add the loveliest graphic designs of acacia leaves made by Lotta Odelius in pretty blue and muted green tones and then you have all the reasons why I can not resist them! Continue reading


Future Collection: Glassware reflection

This beautiful glassware collection was designed by Peter Svarrer for Holmegaard for over a decade ago. Back then it represented his answer to the water glass of the future, hence the name. No doubt, his elegant design still holds up today.

In addition, the collection also includes an array of delicate glassware, such as jug/carafe, champagne and wine glasses – some mouth blown, some machine made – all in various sizes and soft transparent colors. Continue reading


Buddha/Udon/Ramen Bowls: Handy


A bowl full of noodles is one of my favorite dishes, and devouring it with chopsticks is all part of the fun. In today’s market there are all sorts of serving bowls, however not all of them are easy to hold in one hand.

Then came Flavour Design Studio – who strive to design products that make people say “why didn’t I think of that!” – and created a collection of stylish bowls with a touch of zen, which are perfect for eating noodles and are extremely handy. Continue reading


Boska Holland: Explore Cheese


I love cheese. It’s the kind of food that can go with almost anything, whether for a date night or a dinner party, just dont forget to complete this flavorful culinary experience with a bottle of fine wine.

And if we’re already into cheese, looking for the right accessories to serve a rich Brie, a tasty Gouda, or a creamy Fondue for dining al fresco, then we must start with Boska Holland – the largest cheese instrument specialist in the world Since 1896. Continue reading


Raw Diamonds Collection: East meets West


I always try to enhance my food in different ways, sometimes all you need is to add some spices or different herbs, but there is another way that you can upgrade your dining experience. The first time I’ve seen the new Raw Diamonds Collection I was stunned!

With an original design the outside of this unique dish set looks like an uncut raw mineral with all his beautiful facets, just like a real diamond; you don’t see this kind of design in our daily dishes. Inside, there’s a polished, smooth surface decorated with a colorful Asian flower motif that takes you to a vivid trip to the Far East. Continue reading


Desa Bread Basket: Center Piece in Every Meal


I don’t know about you, but for me a meal is not complete without having some fresh bread on the table. I know, very basic, but still, most needed. Desa is a stylish bread basket that will make a centerpiece in every meal. Continue reading


Fontana Water Carafe: Pure, Clear Refreshing


Imagine… You’re sitting down for an alfresco meal, you have delicious food on the table, a bottle of wine, candles, the whole lot. There’s only one thing missing – a fresh cool drink to start with. The Fontana Water Carafe is just what you need to serve your guests in style and leave them wanting more. Continue reading


Arne Jacobsen Cake Server: Piece O’ Cake


Some things are meant to live forever. They are always relevant and their design is evermore unique and special. This beautiful Cake Server, by the famous Scandinavian designer Arne Jacobsen, is an excellent example. The cutlery is comfortable to hold and elegantly balanced. The matte stainless steel is smooth and the seamless shape will lend a luxurious touch to your table setting. Continue reading


Eva Solo Carving Set: The First Cut is the Deepest


You’ve been cooking in the kitchen all day long, cleaning and tiding things up in preparation for that Thanksgiving dinner you’re about to host. Everything is set, looks so delicious, especially the turkey you’ve been roasting slowly all day. The only thing you need to complete this perfect picture right now is this Carving Set from Eva Solo. In fact, this is also what any dinner party with a big chunk of meat needs.

The carving set consists of a two-pronged fork and an ultra-sharp knife fashioned from Asian blade steel. Both the knife and the fork are made from a single piece of metal, the handle in each case running seamlessly into the blade and prongs. With this set you won’t even feel you’re carving as it will be so easy. The first cut is the deepest. Continue reading