Posts tagged "food"
Clashing mix of design, food and products

Clashing mix of design, food and products

A café environment that stirs up curiosity with its wonderfully clashing mix of design, food and products With many cafés today becoming too uniform and predictable, The Royal Café in Copenhagen is one of the few that has a noticeable soul. As Rud Christiansen, the owner and creator of the café says, “our interior is...
A practical chopping-board

A practical chopping-board

Encanal is a new product for the kitchen from Amor de Madre in Barcelona. It’s designed by Ernest and Ester. I like it because it is relevant and based on human behaviour. At least my own… Earlier this evening when I was cooking for my family I had to put some chopped onion in a...
Mixing Japanese aesthetics with Western lifestyle trends: bamboo tableware for kids

Mixing Japanese aesthetics with Western lifestyle trends: bamboo tableware for kids

FunFam – short for Fun In The Family – is a new style Japanese tableware brand for kids that mixes Japanese aesthetics with Western lifestyle trends. Designed with bamboo, it takes a unique approach to the concept of ‘fun in the family’. With many parents now spending less time having dinner with their children, FunFam’s...
Bodylicious

Bodylicious

Bodylicious is inspired by Nyotaimori, a rather controversial Japanese tradition which consists of presenting Sushi on a naked woman, using her body as a tray. This was a highly appreciated act often experienced at luxurious parties and other social events. When presenting Sushi (Sashimi) on the naked body of a man this is called Nantaimori....
Asian eating device

Asian eating device

Lincoln Kayiwa, a designer who graduated as a Master of Arts from the University of Art and Design Helsinki UIAH in 2007 is running her own brand product design company KAYIWA – an epitome of novelty, aesthetics, functionality and environmental friendliness. Her newest product, the sterling silver TUKAANI is a hand made eating device for...
Wine that loves the food you eat everyday

Wine that loves the food you eat everyday

How many times have you been standing in front of the wine shelves and been wondering which wine to choose for a certain dish? Pairing really does matter. People just don’t do it because it’s been so hard to do…until now. Wine that loves has come up with a nice solution to this everyday problem…...
Tools for table-less eating

Tools for table-less eating

Swedish design accessories producer Simplicitas is launching table-less eating, perfect for picnics, mingling parties in the garden or a companion for the car or the boat. Designer Wolf Udo Wagner, has made a thorough conceptual study and the design is optimised for low weight and volume. “I have always found it rather amazing why many...