Triton 2: Tray Bonne

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Recently, it was my turn to have a few guests over for an informal drink and snacks. When I saw this tray I knew that I had the solution for a perfect and very suitable menu – wine and cheese board. The compact design is ideal for that casual gathering around the coffee table, in the garden or on the balcony. Continue reading

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Stay-Cool Carafe

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For centuries, clay terracotta has been the best material for water storage. Based on that, this unique water carafe was specifically designed for self cooling whilst standing in the sun on your garden table – the warmer it’s outside, the temperature of the water inside will drop. Continue reading

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Iced Carafe: Be Cool

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This stylish carafe is another great way to keep cool in the summer sun. Simply fill it up to the indication level, put it in the freezer, take it out and fill it with water – the carafe will give you instantly chilled water from the first to the last glass, and after a while, the ice cubes will be released to float in the water. Continue reading

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Green Salad Plant

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These charming salad servers, from design duo Black+Blum, are both practical and entertaining. Crafted from melamine, they look like green leaves standing upright in their own pot, waiting to be plucked and serve a handful of crunchy lettuce, arugula, fresh tomatoes, olives and more. Continue reading

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Fat Serving Tray: Box & Cover

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Designed by Harri Koskinen for Alessi, ‘Fat Tray’ is a beautiful, multi-functional piece consisting of a divided wooden box and a cover. The box serves as a container while its cover serves as a tray – the perfect gift for someone who loves to entertain. Continue reading

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The Nutcracker Dome

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Designed by Bruno Christesen for Menu, this stylish nutcracker is both elegant and easy to use; simply place the nut on the metal plate and cover it with the rubber dome. Give the dome a light tap and the nut will be ready to eat with the shell cleanly removed. Yum! Continue reading

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Water Carafe Smartlid

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With its fresh, new interpretation of the classic bottle, this softly rounded glass carafe might look simple but it’s actually quite smart. It has a protecting stainless steel collar and a smart lid that opens automatically when you pour from the carafe, holding back ice cubes and lemon slices. Continue reading

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Fingerfood Party

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Finger food parties are a hoot! However, balancing a pig-in-a-blanket with your Dom Perignon is not an easy task. Fortunately, these charming little plates, called Fingerfood, come with rings that fit right on your finger – Perfect for the ultimate party multi-tasking. Continue reading

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Modern Dip Sushi Plate

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Sushi rolls, Maguro, Salmon or Hamachi will instantly become a culinary art, presented on this beautiful award-winning white porcelain plate. If you’re a sushi lover like me, you will appreciate the generous surface for prepared sushi, sashimi and wasabi, which slopes toward the center dipping dimple, ensuring that any excess soy sauce finds its way back to the center of the plate. Continue reading

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Propeller Kitchen Trivet

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Here’s another winning design from Danish designer, Jakob Wagner. It’s an elegant, colorful table trivet featuring aerodynamic wings which flip open to form a stable x-shaped base that supports hot or cold dishes. Continue reading

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